NUTR 322

NUTR 322–ASSESSMENT OF NUTRITIONAL STATUS (3Cr:2Lec,2Lab,0Tut):
The course covers various assessment activities including assessment of dietary intake using proper computer programs, anthropometric measurement suitable for different age groups, biochemical assays, physical and clinical examination. The sensitivity, reliability and reproducibility of each technique will be discussed. The students will be subjected to practical training to acquaint them with every technique. Pre-req:  NUTR 212, NUTR 317.