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Navigate Nutrition Decisions

Author(s): Carolyn Dunn, PhD, Professor and Nutrition Specialist, North Carolina State University, Associate State Program Leader, North Carolina Extension Service
  • ISBN-13: 9781449688561
  • Navigate Course     pages      © 2013
    Access Code Subscription Length: 365 Days
Price: $181.95 US List
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Instructors - are you looking for an easy-to-use, stable, and service-supported online learning solution for your course? Look no further than Navigate Nutrition Decisions.

Navigate Nutrition Decisions is a complete, interactive online courseware solution combining authoritative content with interactive tools, assessments, and grading functionality.

Navigate Nutrition Decisions combines a host of interactive activities to facilitate learning and allow students to check their progress using quizzes and assessments. Course set-up is easy with the pre-planned lessons and lecture outlines found within the platform. Navigate is flexible and allows you to customize content. Automatic grading saves time and provides on demand analysis of how students are progressing in the course allowing you to tailor your teaching based on student needs. Other tools such as a built-in calendar, system email and a robust grade book are also available within Navigate.

With Navigate Course, students can immediately evaluate their understanding of important concepts and objectives by easy toggling between textbook narrative, activities, and assessments enabling them to process, synthesize, and retain course concepts in less time through rich media content.

This course also includes PAL, a new Personalized Adaptive Learning student study tool that uniquely combines study planning, personalized assessment and remediation, and data analysis tools all in one easy-to-use application. PAL helps students study more efficiently so they can make the most of their study time. While instructors can use PAL to assess how students are doing in a particular area allowing them the flexibility to tailor course content to the needs of the student.

Navigate Nutrition Decisions includes:

  • The online course
  • ebook with personalization tools such as highlighting, bookmarking and notes
  • PAL, a personalized adaptive learning study tool
  • Student Resources: Course glossary, Key Image Review, Discussion Questions, Assignments, Chapter Readings and more!

Interested in learning more? Visit our Navigate website.

 Want to try out Navigate Nutrition Decisions for yourself? Check out the demo site which gives you access to the actual product.

The "sandbox" environment is designed to allow instructors the opportunity to test system functionality. The entire site automatically resets to its original appearance every 5 hours. Take a tour of a "live" sample chapter or lesson right from your desktop by clicking the "sandbox" link. Use the posted username and password to log in.


Carolyn Dunn, PhD-Professor and Nutrition Specialist, North Carolina State University, Associate State Program Leader, North Carolina Extension Service

Dr. Carolyn Dunn provides program expertise and state-wide leadership for children’s nutrition and wellness. She conducts in-service education programs in child nutrition, physical activity and women’s wellness. She develops nutrition education materials to be used by extension agents across North Carolina and links with other state level agencies dealing with nutrition and health concerns. She is the author/developer for numerous programs and tools that address healthy eating and physical activity. She is the co-author of Color Me Health, the award winning nutrition and physical activity program for children ages four and five ( She often uses multimedia and technology in the development of nutrition education materials. Carolyn is a member of the leadership team for the statewide initiative Eat Smart, Move More, North Carolina. Dr. Dunn was chair of the Primary Prevention Committee of the NC Task Force on Healthy Weight For Children and Youth and has been appointed by Governor Easley to the NC Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force where she serves as chair of the Prevention Committee. She is also an Associate State Program Leader for the department.



Bundle ISBN: 9781284027945
This bundle includes the Nutrition Decisions textbook with access to the student companion website and Navigate Nutrition Decisions.