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NTR 258 Gastrointestinal Nutrition
Credit Hours:  1
Effective Term: Fall 2016
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: 1 Lecture
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
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Description: An intense study of gastrointestinal nutrition, etiology, mechanisms, symptoms and management. Prior knowledge of metabolic nutrition and chemistry is recommended.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: Prior knowledge of metabolic nutrition and chemistry recommended.

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Synthesis Level) Investigate, synthesize the information and explain the anatomy, diagnostics, assessment and nutrition of the GI tract.
2. (Analysis Level) Examine and describe the effects of nutrition on GI tract disorders including liver and endocrine disorders, oncology, surgery and systemic disorders.
3. (Evaluation Level) Evaluate and recommend therapeutic interventions for GI tract disorders.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None