EXSS 6320 Performance Nutrition
Sport nutrition is an evolving, dynamic area of exercise and sport science. This course will focus on nutritional assessments, recommendations and evaluations as they relate to the athlete. The specific roles of the energy nutrients, vitamins and minerals will be studied. In addition, the course will include studies in thermoregulatory processes as they relate to water and electrolyte absorption. Laboratory applications will be a primary focus in the class. Prerequisites: EXSS 3395 or equivalent.