ATTR 2300 Sports Nutrition

(B) Bachelors
(HC) Dr. P Patel Coll Hlth Care Sci
(HHHP) HC - Health & HumanPerformance
3 credits

This course includes the study of nutrition, biochemical processes in energy metabolism, and nutrition-related health problems. Additional emphasis will be placed on nutrition as it relates to physical performance, sports, and fitness. Prerequisite: ATTR 1400. Frequency: Every Fall and Winter. (Description Last Updated: Summer I 2016 (201650))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the essential and non-essential nutrients and their effects on the body and performance.
  2. Identify foods which contain high quantities of each nutrient and create meal plans which contain the minimum RDA of each of those nutrients.
  3. Describe the relationship between the different nutrients and energy.
  4. Describe the relationship between food energy and body activity.
  5. Develop diet and exercise plans which incorporate the balancing of nutrients, caloric intake and caloric expenditure.
  6. Delineate the special dietary needs of an elite athlete as opposed to an average individual and develop dietary plan to meet those needs.
  7. Identify Fad Diets or diets which do not contain the proper nutrient or caloric requirements and explain why that diet would be inappropriate.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 20886 08/22 - 12/07/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Gordon, Marilyn
201820 20887 08/22 - 12/07/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Kalman, Douglas
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