• Level: Master 1
  • Period: Semester 2
  • Language: English
  • Credits: 3 ECTS
  • Teacher/Coordinator: Lucile Gaberel

Main Objectives

Acquire fundamental notions of nutrition.
Understand the importance of nutrition in an agrifood company and its place in strategy, communication, new product development, etc.
Know the regulations about food and nutrition labelling.
Have an overview of nutrition issues and politics around the world.

Skills Developed

Calculation of a human food ration and of the nutritional values of a food product

Nutritional audit approach

Researches on official websites



General Content

Fundamentals in nutrition: nutritional needs for different groups of population, balanced diet, link between nutrition and health

Regulations about food and nutritional labeling

Nutrition approach in food companies, nutritional audit methodology

Nutrition situation and policies around the world

Visit of Danone Research Center



Oral presentation 40%

Written exam 60%


See the full course description for program details


Lucile Gaberel
Professor - Researcher
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