2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

NUTR 697 Research Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics

Introduces nutrition and dietetics students to the research process as informed consumers and future investigators. Topics include the research process; health research; study designs appropriate for medical research; research protocols; sampling; questionnaire development; surveys and interviews; and evaluation of research statistics. Includes scientific writing, strategies for conducting literature searches, research ethics, and elements of a research proposal. Prerequisite: EDPS 641 or 642 or HSC 683 or 687 or permission of the department chairperson. Open only to NUTD students or by permission.