Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Heidi Oberrieder
Meeting Times
Meets by Appt
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Food and Health: Safety, Allergies and Intolerances

FNDH 340 - Class Number: 14199

Ethical Reasoning and Responsibility


An overview of the food system as it relates to the field of dietetics, focusing on issues that impact the quality, safety, accessibility, and sustainability of food. The course includes the systems approach, food safety principles, food allergy/intolerances principles, food contamination, religious issues, and related government regulations. This course will cover the following topics: food safety, food allergies and intolerances, sustainability, religious and cultural issues that affect food safety and health. Specific applications of these topics will be made for the dietetics profession (institutions, health care settings, grocery stores, etc.)

  • Advisor permission required. Enrollment restricted to students in the online Nutrition & Health and Dietetics programs. On-campus students should contact their advisor for seat availability beginning on July 1, 2022.


  • Instructor Heidi Oberrieder's permission is always required.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

Enrollments received on or after the first day of class may be assessed a $65 special handling fee.

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