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Population Nutrition

To enable students to be able to critically evaluate nutrition issues related to population groups.

Course Code ASPN700
Level 7
Credits 15


Evaluate epidemiological approaches in nutrition research.

Analyse nutritional needs of groups of people and key nutritional challenges experienced by subgroups of the New Zealand and world populations.

Evaluate effectiveness of nutrition interventions for large and small populations.

Synthesise knowledge of population nutrition to create appropriate nutrition resources for a target population.