Introduction to Human Nutrition

Course Description

This course will cover the chemical classification of nutrients and their functions within the human body, the effects of nutritional deficiencies and excesses, and the relationship of dietary intakes to health and disease.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
27302 BIOL 45 02Z ······· TBA-TBA Anna Miller ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-09-25 to 2023-12-15.
BIOL D045.02Z: This class has some scheduled meetings. Students must be available to take the online exams while on Zoom on 5 Tuesdays (10/17, 10/31, 11/14, 11/28, 12/12) at 7:30 pm or 8:30 pm. One alternate time on those dates, late afternoon will be offered -- in person on campus (not online). Students can log in anytime to do the required weekly course work. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: . The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at

Course Details

4 Units
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 4
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Non-credit Class
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisite and Advisory

EWRT D001A or EWRT D01AH or ESL D005.
BIOL D006C, BIOL D06CH or BIOL D040C, or equivalent with a grade of C or better
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