2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

NUTR 47240 Introduction to Dietetics

Exploration of the dietetics profession. Introduces the professional organization and structure. Covers credentialing and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Code of Ethics, scope of dietetics practice, Northwest dietetics handbook and requirements to obtain verification statement. Clarifying the roles and requirements of different nutrition professionals and the interdisciplinary relationships in various practice settings. (S)