Minor - Nutritional Sciences

Program Description:
It is well established that special elements in foods and combinations of foods are not only required for optimal growth and development, but also are strongly implicated in health promotion and disease prevention and treatment. This minor provides a knowledge base for those persons interested in nutrition science and health issues.


Required Courses (9 hours):
FDNS 2100 or FDNS 2100H 3
FDNS 3100 3
FDNS 4100/6100 3

Choose remaining hours from the following:
FDNS 4050/6050 3
FDNS(KINS) 4220/6220 3
FDNS 4530/6530 4
FDNS 4540/6540 3
FDNS 4560/6560 3
FDNS 4570/6570 3
FDNS 4580 1-3
FDNS 4590/6590 3
FDNS(EPID) 5040/7040 3
OR OTHER APPROVED ELECTIVE


TOTAL HOURS: 15

INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Log into Athena. Go to the Student tab, then click on My Programs.
  2. Click the Add Minor button, select the minor you wish to add, and confirm your selection.
  3. Refer to the UGA Bulletin for minor course requirements.

For more information about minor course work, contact:
Bev Hull
Academic Advisor
109 Dawson Hall
bev@fcs.uga.edu
(706) 542-6492