7 Courses in Nutrition 2020

Students who want to learn more about a particular subject area may choose to take some courses in their field of study. A course is often a series of classes framed around a certain topic. The duration can vary from a few weeks to a number of months. What are courses in nutrition? These programs are designed for those interested in developing their knowledge around food and nourishment and how th… Read more

Students who want to learn more about a particular subject area may choose to take some courses in their field of study. A course is often a series of classes framed around a certain topic. The duration can vary from a few weeks to a number of months.

What are courses in nutrition? These programs are designed for those interested in developing their knowledge around food and nourishment and how these can improve one’s health. There are numerous courses with a nutrition focus. Depending on their interests, students may choose to study functional foods, sports nutrition and performance, weight management, vitamins and supplements, factors affecting metabolism, child obesity, macronutrition, global nutrition and health, food safety, nutrition counseling, geriatric nutrition, and hormonal treatments. 

Nutrition students may gain a number of abilities through their studies. Some skills they develop may include communication, problem-solving, and critical thinking. These may help graduates find a better job and assist them in other areas of life.

Cost is often the biggest reason students do not continue their studies. A course is typically less expensive than other education paths, so students should research a variety of programs around the globe to find one that matches their budget.

Because of the focus on wellness and healthy living, there are numerous career options for those interested in the area of nutrition. Common job titles for those with other education in nutrition sciences may include nutrition counselor, registered dietitian, nutrition teacher, recipe developer, supplement sales representative, clinical trial researcher, and chef. Professionals with a background in other areas may use a nutrition course to add to their role as chiropractor, naturopathic doctor, physical therapist, personal trainer, dentist, or physician.

Students can use this database to begin researching nutrition courses. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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UniLaSalle
Beauvais, France + 3 More

The Spring semester in Nutritional Science is about understanding the complex relationships between food, eating habits and health of man, as a public Health Issue. The curric ... Read more

The Spring semester in Nutritional Science is about understanding the complex relationships between food, eating habits and health of man, as a public Health Issue. The curriculum includes human physiology courses, nutrition, nutrigenomics and nutraceuticals with a focus on nutrition and the European and Mediterranean health. Read less
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01 January 2020
Full-time
5 months
English
Campus
 
International Career Institute
London, United Kingdom

A career in natural health will never go out of style because what you will be taking care of is everyone’s best investment – the body.

A career in natural health will never go out of style because what you will be taking care of is everyone’s best investment – the body. Read less
Courses
01 August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College
Beppu, Japan

This course will expand on the possibilities for students who wish to become certified nutritionists and licensed medical office staff. These students would be able to use the ... Read more

This course will expand on the possibilities for students who wish to become certified nutritionists and licensed medical office staff. These students would be able to use their specialized knowledge and skills as nutritionists and give dietary advice to patients while working in a medical office setting. Read less
Courses
01 April 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Of Course Learning
UK Online, United Kingdom + 1 More

Do you dread looking in the mirror every morning? Would you be happier if you could do it and smile?! If your answer is “Yes!” then this is the journey for you. This course wi ... Read more

Do you dread looking in the mirror every morning? Would you be happier if you could do it and smile?! If your answer is “Yes!” then this is the journey for you. This course will help you eat mindfully and develop a better relationship with food. It will also help you to realize that you can love your body and that it will make you happier if you do... Read less
Courses
01 August 2020
Part-time
21 days
English
Online
 
Linguistic Horizons
Walnut, USA + 2 More

Learn about Holistic Nutrition and Natural Medicine in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru. This program was designed for those interested in gaining a better understanding o ... Read more

Learn about Holistic Nutrition and Natural Medicine in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru. This program was designed for those interested in gaining a better understanding of food as medicine, plant-based medicine, CAM, and nutrition. Read less
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01 March 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
English, Spanish
Campus
 
BAU International Academy of Rome
Rome, Italy + 4 More

This year the BAU Rome Summer program of Nutrition & Dietetics will offer the possibility to experience the daily life of nutritionists and dietitians at work in the Itali ... Read more

This year the BAU Rome Summer program of Nutrition & Dietetics will offer the possibility to experience the daily life of nutritionists and dietitians at work in the Italian healthcare industry, with a series of workshops and visits in-hospital to the units dealing with endocrinology, metabolic diseases, cancer surgery, and parenteral nutrition; group works, simulations and vis-a-vis sessions with the patients and the experts of an Italian Rehab Center of excellence for the treatment of eating disorders. Read less
Courses
30 June 2020
Full-time
2 weeks
27 May 2019
English
Campus
 
Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College
Beppu, Japan

Students will aim to become nutritionists who are able to put into practice the knowledge gained from an education focused on maintaining and enhancing health. Graduates of th ... Read more

Students will aim to become nutritionists who are able to put into practice the knowledge gained from an education focused on maintaining and enhancing health. Graduates of this course go on to work at hospitals and welfare facilities, however, there are those who go on to employment at daycare centers and nursery schools as nutritionists who are able to educate children about nutrition and health. Read less
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01 April 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus