DHP 202 - Nutrition

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: Admission to Dental Hygiene Program; COREQUISITE: DHP 110)

Fundamentals of nutrition with an emphasis on the relationship of diet and dental health combined with Lipids, Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Nucleic Acids. The application of this knowledge is in the form of nutritional counseling of patients who wish to prevent or control nutritionally-related oral health problems. This course is designed for online instruction. Assignments, lectures, and discussion will be held online. (F)