Syllabus academic year 2011/2012
(Created 2011-09-01.)
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: A (Second Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in English. KNLN01 overlaps following cours/es: KNL031. Alternative for: MBIO1, MLIV1. Optional for: B4lm. Course coordinator: Elin Östman, Applied Nutrition. Recommended prerequisits: KNL026 Physiology. Assessment: Assignments, written exam. Home page:

To provide increased knowledge and an holistic perspective on human nutrition and metabolism, with focus on how food characteristics and components in different raw materials influence body functions.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Gibney, MJ; Vorster, H & Kok,F.K. (Eds): Introduction to Human Nutrition.Blackwell Science 2002. ISBN: 0-632-05624-X (eller senare upplaga). Available as e-book.
Scientific articles and electronic resources.