NS 1150

NS 1150

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

Introduction to Human Nutrition, Health, and Society provides fundamental knowledge for majors and non-majors in nutrition. The role of nutrition in health promotion and disease prevention is introduced from biological, social, and structural perspectives.

When Offered Fall, Summer.

Permission Note Enrollment preference given to: DNS majors and Human Ecology students.

Distribution Category (PBS-HE)
Course Attribute (CU-SBY)

  • Identify the role of key nutrients, foods, and dietary patterns in health, disease prevention and therapeutic approaches.
  • Describe complex systems of interactions of nutrition with genetic, behavioral, social, and structural factors.
  • Explain the development and progression of nutrition guidance for individuals and populations.
  • Demonstrate fundamental skills in the interpretation of the nutrition literature and explain differences in quality of evidence.

View Enrollment Information

  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8345 NS 1150   LEC 001

    • MWF Klarman Hall KG70
    • Aug 21 - Dec 4, 2023
    • Figueroa Bautista, R

      Medina-Rivera, M

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Priority for incoming NS first-year students and HBHS students. If you are unable to add yourself during pre-enroll, please add yourself to the waitlist. Please send questions about enrollment in this class to DNS Student Services at dnsstudentservices@cornell.edu only.