Health-Sciences - Course - Applications in Assessment of Nutritional Status

  • Course Code: NUTR624
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 2Lec, 2Lab, 0Cln
  • Course Type: Major Elective Courses (MEC)

Course Description

The course will develop the students’ knowledge in selection of assessment strategy (objectives, criteria, logistics, time, cost/benefit as well as the theory and practice of validation and measurement error. The course will also introduce the students to software for nutrient and anthropometric analysis such as nutritionist pro, epi-info, anthro-plus, and ENA (emergency nutrition assessment).