Human Nutrition Online Course


Nutrition education with a consumer approach.

The Human Nutrition online course, created by Caduceus International Publishing, is a comprehensive introduction to human nutrition created by Dr. Delores James, a registered dietitian nutritionist and health educator with an extensive background in public health and private practice. Students are introduced to current nutritional standards with a personalized approach. Topics range from scientific studies to weight management.

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Relatable, Engaging Content

Information is presented in a consumer-oriented manner, making content accessible to health science students and non-majors alike.

Supplemental Learning.

With each chapter, supplemental learning materials are provided to reinforce concepts presented in lectures. These include charts, illustrations and documents from government agencies and leading academic institutions.

Course Content

This online Human Nutrition course introduces students to the fundamentals of human nutrition through a consumer approach. Chapters include information on topics like:

Food Habits
Disordered Eating
Weight Management

Multi-media lectures

High-quality medical and scientific images illustrate concepts as lectures written by Dr. Siegfred Fagerberg and professionally voiced guide students through the lesson.

Interactive flashcards

Students can review medical terms and word parts using banks of hundreds of illustrated and flippable cards. All medical terminology flashcards are printable and mobile-compatible for on-the-go learning.


Chapter and cumulative reviews help students test comprehension and retention in preparation for exams and real-world applications.

Timed exams

Configurable and flexible timed exams make testing a trouble-free process for instructors and students. To help ensure exam integrity, we offer the Caduceus Proctoring service.