University of Technology Sydney

92547 Nutrition for Health and Physical Activity

6cp; 1.5hpw (online modules and interactive activities), 1.5hpw (tutorial), 5hpw (independent study)
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This subject examines the role of nutrition in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and optimising exercise and sports performance. It focuses on dietary guidelines for health, assessment of nutrition practices, nutrition practices for the optimisation of exercise and sports performance, the identification of inappropriate dietary habits and prevalent contemporary issues in nutrition. Students are challenged to integrate knowledge from health and sport contexts, with a view to developing a range of solutions to nutritional issues faced by today's society.

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Spring session, Moore Park precinct

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