2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 107

B-107 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
DieteticTechnicianDegree
ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
This program leads to an associateof applied science
degree indietetic technician. For a completedescription
of theprogram, please refer to theprevious page in this
catalog.
DEGREEOUTCOMES
Students completing thedegreewill:
• Demonstrate applicationof theoretical andpractical foundations
tobe adequatelypreparedas entry-level dietetic technician
practitioners.
• Demonstrate academic andpractical knowledgeof standards
appropriate todieteticpractice.
• Be eligible to take thenational credentialing exam forDietetic
Technician, Registered.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
Required:NUTR253
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
Recommended: ENG101,102, 113, 114, BUS107
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Required: PSY101
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:MATH100orhigher
SCIENCE................................................................3CREDITS
Required: BIOL141
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............21CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
BIOL141 HumanStructureandFunction I
(1 credit fromGeneral Education)..................................1
BIOL142 HumanStructureandFunction II...................................4
COM113 Fundamentalsof SpeechCommunications....................3
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS...............8CREDITS
EMPHASISREQUIREMENTS
CUL100 Sanitation/HACCP..........................................................2
NUTR100 Introduction toDieteticTechnicianProgram...............0.5
NUTR220 FoodServiceSystemsManagement...............................3
NUTR221 QuantityFoodPurchasing..............................................3
NUTR223 PrinciplesofNutrition....................................................3
NUTR233 CommunityandLifecycleNutrition...............................3
NUTR243 MedicalNutritionTherapy forDieteticTechs I................3
NUTR244 MedicalNutritionTherapy forDieteticTechs II...............3
NUTR253 Cultural Considerations inNutritionandHealthCare.....3
NUTR291 Nutrition Internship–FoodService...............................3
NUTR292 Nutrition Internship–Community................................3
NUTR293 Nutrition Internship–Clinical. ......................................3
TOTALEMPHASIS
REQUIREMENTS....................................32.5CREDITS
TOTALDEGREE
REQUIREMENTS...............................61.5CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Emphasis
CUL100
Sanitation/HACCP
2
Core/Science
BIOL141
HumanStructureandFunction I
4
English/
Communications
GEElective Choosefromrecommended list
3
Mathematics
MATH100or
higher
MathforAppliedHealthPrograms
3
Emphasis
NUTR100 IntroductiontoDieteticTechnician
Program
0.5
Emphasis
NUTR220 FoodServiceSystemsManagement
3
Total 15.5
2ndSemester
Core
BIOL142
HumanStructureandFunction II
4
Core
COM113
FundamentalsofSpeech
Communications
3
Communications/
English
GEElective Choosefromrecommended list
3
Emphasis
NUTR221 QuantityFoodPurchasing
3
Emphasis
NUTR223 PrinciplesofNutrition
3
Total 16
Summer
Emphasis
NUTR291 Nutrition Internship–FoodService 3
Total 3
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
U.S.andNevada
Constitutions
Elective
Seeapproved list
3
Emphasis
NUTR233 CommunityandLifecycleNutrition 3
Emphasis/Diversity NUTR253 CulturalConsiderations inNutritionand
HealthCare
3
SocialScience
PSY101
GeneralPsychology
3
Total 12
2ndSemester
HumanRelations
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Emphasis
NUTR243 MedicalNutritionTherapyforDietetic
Techs I
3
Emphasis
NUTR244 MedicalNutritionTherapyforDietetic
Techs II
3
Emphasis
NUTR292 Nutrition Internship–Community
3
Total 12
Summer
Emphasis
NUTR293 Nutrition Internship–Clinical
3
Total 3
DegreeTotal 61.5
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