Information Package / Course Catalogue
Principles of Nutrution
Course Code: VBH560
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 1
Prt.: 0
Credit: 1
Lab: 0
ECTS: 3
Objectives of the Course

Requirements for a healthy and balanced nutrition for the society, to indicate particularly the role and significance of animal foods.

Course Content

Healthy and balanced nutrition, animal foods and the importance of nutrition, diseases caused by nutritional disorders

Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Filiz KÖK
Learning Outcomes
1.Learning of the importance and nutritious value and composition of animal foods
2.Learning the principles of healthy and balanced nutrition
3.Learning the relationship between nutrition and health - society
4.Learning nutrients
5.To Specify diseases due to nutritional deficiencies and disorders
6.Learning food groups
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Arslan P., Baysal A., Beslenme. 2001., Ankara.
2.Baysal A., Beslenme, 2009.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
Nutrition definitions and functions of nutrition
Week 3 - Theoretical
Healthy and balanced nutrition principles
Week 4 - Theoretical
Nutrition and health - society relationship
Week 5 - Theoretical
Proteins, carbohydrates, lipids
Week 6 - Theoretical
Vitamins
Week 7 - Theoretical
Water and minerals
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Food groups I
Week 10 - Theoretical
Food groups II
Week 11 - Theoretical
The importance of animal foods in nutrition
Week 12 - Theoretical
Evaluation of body weight, physical activity and health
Week 13 - Theoretical
Sugar and salt in nutrition
Week 14 - Theoretical
Negative effects of alcohol and smoking on nutrition
Week 15 - Theoretical
Nutritional health problems
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 - Theory140114
Reading140114
Midterm Examination115116
Final Examination130131
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)75
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-9
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-2
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
OÇ-3
3
3
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3
3
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4
4
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3
3
3
OÇ-5
3
3
3
5
3
3
3
OÇ-6
3
4
4
3
3
3
3
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