Diploma in Diet & Nutrition (Recognised by the Complementary Medical Association)
Course Synopsis :
Oxford Distance Learning offer this detailed course for students looking to study Diet and Nutrition in depth, with a view to becoming a diet and nutrition therapist. The course looks in detail at the systems of the human body through to the scientific composition of foods. The course is clear in explanation, and will give the student a confident education of the subject from which to advise clients.
Course Content :
The biochemistry of nutrition
Energy derived from foods
Nutrition and specific society group types
Digestion and elimination
Assessment and planning
Malnutrition and obesity
Carbohydrates, Protein, Minerals and Vitamins
Entry Requirements :
Basic English reading and writing skills, as full tutor support is given.
Study Hours :
135 hours (variable by student commitment)
Assessment Method :
Continuous graded assessment
Diploma in Diet and Nutrition
What's Included :
All materials to enable you to successfully complete your diploma, postage and packing, unlimited full tutor support, certification upon completion.
Please note that this is an online course and your materials are delivered within the College web site in PDF format.
In the student 'Common Room' you are also able to receive the latest course updates, extra materials and information. You will also be able to take part in the student chat room and forums as part of our online student community.
After enrolling online you will receive your username and password to access your materials within 5 working days. You will also receive your personal Oxford student number via email.
Courses in paper/file format are still available at an additional fee of £45. This service is only available to those students studying within the United Kingdom. All students outside the United Kingdom will receive the online format.