NUT100 Macronutrients                         

3 semester hour credits

This course covers the foundational principles of nutrition with an in-depth examination of macronutrients (carbohydrates, fats, and proteins). The structure and function of the digestive system as related to the breakdown of each of the macronutrients as well as a scientific overview of macronutrient food sources. Finally, energy balance and weight management are addressed.