Scientific Research and Writing
Demonstrate ability to search, interpret, and summarize original scientific information in an efficiently written scientific paper.
Nutrient Chemical Structure and Metabolism
Demonstrate knowledge of nutrient chemical structures, food sources, digestion, absorption, transport, metabolism and functions, and the metabolic consequences of nutrient deficiencies, interactions, imbalances and toxicities.
Demonstrate knowledge of appropriate design for scientific experiments.
Biochemical Functions and Pathways
Understand the biochemical functions and pathways of nutrients in the body.
Nutrient Metabolism and Body Homeostasis
Identify physiological, biochemical and metabolic changes associated with deficient nutrient intake, excessive nutrient intake and selected metabolic diseases.