Information Package / Course Catalogue
Nutrition and Health
Course Code: EFS153
Course Type: Non Departmental Elective
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

To know the importance of nutrition, To know what to do for a healthy diet, To know about nutrition insufficiency and problemds and choosing proper food for nutrituon

Course Content

Natural and healthy nutrition; fight against obesity; food additives; healthy living and exercise; Growth and development; healthy sex life; combating addiction (tobacco, alcohol, drug addiction, etc.); traffic, disaster and first aid. Basic nutritional elements and their function, planning of the nutrition, preparing foods and health rules, relation between growth and nutrition, nutrition of the adolescent, nutrition of the special condition (diabetic, asthmatic, nephrologic and cardiac problems, nutritional disorders.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Hatice ÖZENOĞLU
Learning Outcomes
1.Know the basic concepts about pre school nourishing
2.Select proper food for pre school children
3.Prepare a diet plan
4.Explain diseases about food and nutrition
5.Follow news on health
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Şanlıer, N. ve Ersoy, Y. 2001; Çocuk ve Beslenme, Anı yayıncılık, Ankara.
2.AOF, 1998; Anne-Çocuk Sağlığı ve Beslenmesi-Açıköğretim Yayınları.
3.Kutluay Merdol, T., Beslenme Eğitimi Rehberi, Hatiboğlu Yayınları.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Course contents and definition
Week 2 - Theoretical
Basic concepts of nutrition and the importance
Week 3 - Theoretical
Nutritients and their functions
Week 4 - Theoretical
Nutritients and their functions
Week 5 - Theoretical
Issues of health and hygen in preparing food
Week 6 - Theoretical
Growth and development and methods for monitoring growth and development
Week 7 - Theoretical
Growth and development periods and nutrition relation
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Intermediate Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Nutrition of adolescent
Week 10 - Theoretical
Health problems due to insufficient and unbalanced nutrition
Week 11 - Theoretical
Fighting with obesity
Week 12 - Theoretical
Healthy lifestyle and exercise
Week 13 - Theoretical
Combating addiction (tobacco, alcohol, substance abuse, etc.)
Week 14 - Theoretical
Healthy sex life
Week 15 - Theoretical
Traffic, disaster and first aid
Week 16 - Final Exam
FINAL EXAM
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment120224
Reading9019
Midterm Examination1066
Final Examination1088
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PÇ-1
PÇ-2
PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
PÇ-7
PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
OÇ-1
4
4
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
OÇ-3
4
4
OÇ-4
4
4
OÇ-5
4
4
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