Food Diet and Health III

University College Dublin

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Food Diet and Health III

  • Host University

    University College Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Health Science, Nutrition and Food Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Recommended: An understanding or an interest in food and health is recommended.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    This module will explore the relationship between nutrition and health. It will examine the role of nutrition in human growth, development and health at different stages of life. The role of diet in obesity, dental health, sports performance, and food allergies/intolerances will be explored. It will introduce the concept of personalised nutrition and examine individual responses to diet.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.