Applied MNT1

Course IDCourse NameCourseCategoryCredit Hours
MND 507 Applied MNT1 Master of Science in Nutrition Diagnostics/Dietetic InternshipNursingN/A

16 weeks MNT (32 hr wk) – 512 hrs – (4) – not required in Track 2

Supervised practice experience that develops the skills to determine nutrition diagnoses & etiologies, macro/micronutrient needs and formulate appropriate medical nutrition therapy plans utilizing the 9 step NCP.    The interrelationships of nutrition with biochemical, physiological and anatomical changes associated with acute, chronic, and terminal illness are considered in development of the basic NPE skills.  Experiences take place in hospitals, clinics, and other practice settings in which medical nutrition services are provided.