Description
NUTRITION AND PERFORMANCE WITH LAB
A lecture and laboratory class in which the principles of nutrition are applied to sports performance and exercise. Topics presented include energy release and substrate utilization, energy metabolism during exercise, fluid intake and athletic performance, body composition, vitamins and minerals, nutrition for training and competition, sports specific considerations, fitness and nutrition assessment in athletes, and special issues, such as vegetarian diets, and environmental obstacles.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HRS 2628
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
SHRS - Graduate Education
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences students only.
Typically Offered
Fall