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Nutrition during life cycle 321


 
Module code VDG 321
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

The role of nutrition in the life cycle. The role of nutrition in the prevention of lifestyle related diseases - osteoporosis, cancer, coronary heart disease, tooth decay. Vegetarianism. Different conditions of malnutrition: Protein Energy Malnutrition and obesity.

Module credits 17.00
Prerequisites VDG 311
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 1 practical per week
Language of tuition Afrikaans and English is used in one class
Academic organisation Consumer Science
Period of presentation Semester 2

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