Minor in Nutrition and Food Science

A. NUTR & FOOD SCIENCE REQUIRED COURSES
Number Name Hours
NUFD 130 Introduction to Nutrition and Food Science Profession 1
NUFD 150 Food Composition and Scientific Preparation 3
NUFD 182 Nutrition 3
B. NUTRITION & FOOD SCIENCE ELECTIVES
  Select 12 additional semester hours of NUFD courses
At least 3 semester hours must be 300-400 level coursework
12

Advisement

It is the student’s responsibility to seek guidance in selecting electives and checking on
prerequisites. Check department listings for your faculty advisor’s name or see the
Advisement Coordinator for the Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences

Prerequisites

It is the student’s responsibility to check that prerequisite requirements for all courses have been
met prior to registration. They are listed in the current university catalog.
NUFD-130: Introduction to Nutrition and Food Science Profession. Prerequisites: Nutrition
and Food Science majors with concentration in Food Management, Dietetics, or General or
Nutrition and Food Science minors.
NUFD-150: Food Composition and Scientific Preparation.
NUFD- 153: Dynamics of Food and Society. Meets Gen Ed 2002 - Social Science, Social
Science. Meets the 1983 General Education Requirement (GER) - Contemporary Issues. Meets
the Multicultural Awareness Requirement (MAR).
NUFD-182: Nutrition. Meets the 1983 General Education Requirement (GER) -
Natural/Physical Science, Non-Laboratory Science only.
NUFD-240: Sanitation Management and Food Microbiology Certification.
NUFD-252: Quantity Food Purchasing and Production Lab. Corequisites: NUFD 253.
NUFD-253: Quantity Food Purchasing and Production. Prerequisites: NUFD 182 or NUFD
192.
NUFD-254: Foodservice Equipment and Facilities Design. Prerequisites: NUFD 252.
NUFD-255: Meal Design and Management. Prerequisites: NUFD150 & either NUFD182 or
NUFD192.
NUFD-257: Introductory Food Science. Prerequisites: CHEM 111 or 107 and 109.
NUFD-282: Applied Nutrition in the Life Cycle. Prerequisites: NUFD 182 or NUFD 192.
Prerequisite or co-requisite: CHEM 130.
NUFD 304: Introduction to Research. Prerequisites: Sophomore standing.
NUFD 352: Organization and Management of Food Service Systems. Prerequisites: NUFD
252 and MGMT 231.
NUFD-353 Catering and Banquet Management.. Prerequisites: NUFD 252.
NUFD-357: Experimental Food Science. Prerequisites: NUFD 150 and CHEM 130.
NUFD-382: Advanced Nutrition. Prerequisites: CHEM 270, BIOL 243, and NUFD 182 or
NUFD 192.
NUFD-412: Nutrition Education Techniques. Prerequisites: NUFD 282 and NUFD 182 or
NUFD 192.
NUFD-450: International Hospitality Management. Prerequisites: HOSP 150, PERL 124.
NUFD-456: Research in Foods. Prerequisites: NUFD 357.
NUFD-482: Nutrition Counseling. Prerequisites: NUFD 412 or departmental approval.
NUFD-488: Medical Nutrition Therapy Prerequisites: NUFD 182 or 192 and NUFD 382 and
BIOL 243 and CHEM 270.
NUFD-490: Nutrition and Food Science Professional Seminar. Prerequisites: Junior or senior
standing. Nutrition and Food Science majors with concentration in Food Management, Dietetics,
or General.
NUFD-499: Nutrition Assessment and Support. Co-requisite with NUFD 488