2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

NUTR 396 Nutrition Counseling Practicum

Individual counseling methods; behavior change theories; basic dietary, biochemical, and anthropometric assessment; and multi-culture customs and food practices. Application of theory and counseling skills in various community settings focusing on student's areas of interest. Thirty hours in-class; thirty hours supervised practicum. On-site experiences supervised and evaluated by a registered dietitian.

Prerequisite: NUTR 345 or permission of the department chairperson.