by Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Develop a deeper knowledge of nutrition and how nutrients and other substances in food have a relation to growth, health, disease, and reproduction.

Learn about the following topics:

  • The processes of food intake
  • Absorption
  • Assimilation
  • Biosynthesis
  • Catabolism
  • Excretion

Dr. Cornwall presents these well-structured online videos. Make use of the additional quiz questions and topic reviews to increase your knowledge.

Course Details

  • Videos 16
  • Duration 1:29 h
  • Quiz questions 47
  • Articles 6


Your Educators of course Nutrition

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.

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Missing lots of microelements
By Andriy S. on 26. June 2021 for Nutrition

Nice review, but I would expect at least 2 things: 1) Recommended daily amounts 2) Information of absorption 3) Information on minerals 4) Information on macronutrient intake

By Talal H. on 20. February 2021 for Nutrition

An excellent course. Simplified most important topics needed for exam.

Great lecture
By Edison T. on 26. December 2020 for Nutrition

Great information, concise, and understandable making it relatively easy to follow along. Thank you!

It explains in a very easy way a confusing and sometimes difficult topic like nutrition
By Jessica A. on 22. May 2020 for Nutrition

I would recommend the Dr. Georgina Cornwall to look more towards the camera.