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Course, academic year 2022/2023
Food, Nutrition and Health - S323005
Title: Food, Nutrition and Health
Guaranteed by: Department of Food Analysis and Nutrition (323)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: AB323011
For type:  
Guarantor: Pánek Jan doc. Ing. CSc.
Ilko Vojtech Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: AB323011
Examination dates   Schedule   
Syllabus - Czech
Last update: KNOBLOCL (17.01.2012)

Physiology of nutrition.


Dietary fibre and other indigestible carbohydrates



Metabolic pathways of main nutrients

Importance of individual food groups in human nutrition (foods of plant origin)

Importance of individual food groups in human nutrition (food of animal origin)

Recommended Dietary Allowance and Dietary Guidelines

Homework project - “Your favourite dish or a dish typical for your country” - presentation

Minerals and trace elements in food and diet

Vitamins and antioxidants

Chemical changes in food and its nutritional impact

Nutrition dependent non communicable diseases (cardiovascular, diabetes type II., obesity, some type cancer, etc.) and further nutrition dependent diseases (coeliac disease etc.)