B.Sc. in Dietetics

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Program Description

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Come and join us if you have an interest in studying advanced scientific achievements of feeding and engaged in helping people

Dietitians deal with the questions of human nutrition and possess knowledge about a healthy diet and diseases caused by unhealthy nutrition. Graduates are able to practice diet therapy independently or perform dietetic and catering tasks as members of a therapist team. The specialist’s tasks include individual and group counseling, preventing nutrition-related chronic and non-contagious diseases, organizing diet plans according to the client’s sensitivity and disease type. They manage catering units: lead the catering service, organize catering work procedures, and establish appropriate and acceptable conditions for catering. Dietitians play an important role in teaching how to lead a preventive and healthy life as they can also develop and implement programs for health promotion.

Major curricular components: Food Science, Meal Preparing Technology and Colloidics, Nutrition Science, Public Health Nutrition, Clinical Dietetics and Medicine, Public Health and Epidemiology, Catering Management, Practical Dietetics, Food, and Catering Hygiene, Basics of Biophysics and Medical Technology, Professionalism of Dietetics, Foreign Language for Healthcare Purposes

Career opportunities: Specialised Care (Hospitals and other Social and Health care facilities), Public institutions and companies, Fitness and wellness industry.

Last updated Nov 2020

About the School

Semmelweis University is a leading institution of higher education in Hungary and the Central European region within the area of medicine and health sciences. Its main commitment is based on the integ ... Read More

Semmelweis University is a leading institution of higher education in Hungary and the Central European region within the area of medicine and health sciences. Its main commitment is based on the integrity of education, research, and healing, which make Semmelweis University an internationally renowned center of knowledge. Read less