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BIO-138 Nutrition for Fitness & Sport

Introduces the student to current dietary guidelines appropriate for a healthy and physically active lifestyle. Explores the nutritional needs of physically active individuals, including recreational as well as competitive athletes. The role of each nutrient is reviewed, with emphasis on their utilization during exercise and recovery. Dietary modifications to optimize performance during different types of physical activity also will be discussed. A brief review of scientific data regarding ergogenic aids also will be presented. Note: Also offered as HEA 138; credit is not given for both BIO 138 and HEA 138.

Term: Spring 2020

Course Type: Credit - 1 Credit

Section: 875

Ways to take the class: Online

Days: Varies

Time: Varies

Start Date: 01/22/2020

End Date: 03/15/2020

Location: Arnold Campus

Room: TBA

Instructor: TBA

Class Size: 20

Section Info: Note: Section 875 students required to take final exam in an approved testing center.