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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EXSC 446 - Sports Nutrition

Integration and application of scientifically based nutrition and exercise physiology principles that support and enhance performance and good health. EXSC 446 and NUTR 446 are cross-listed courses; students may not receive credit for both.

Prerequisite: NUTR 101 and (CHEM 113 or EXSC 450).

Credits: (3)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify energy systems utilized during physical activity.
  • Demonstrate knowledge related to macronutrient, micronutrient, and fluid requirements based on type of physical activity.
  • Demonstrate how to locate, interpret, evaluate and use professional literature to make ethical evidence-based practice decisions.
  • Identify the relationship between dietary intake and exercise performance.
  • Identify proposed mechanisms and theories behind various popular ergogenic aids.

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