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Best 7 Courses in Nutrition 2019

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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7 Results in Nutrition

BAU International Academy of Rome

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 ... [+]

Course in Nutrition & Dietetics Internship program in Tuscany (Italy) Date 1: June 30/July 13 - Date 2: July 21/August 3

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 1) workshops and visits in-hospital to the units dealing with endocrinology, metabolic diseases, cancer surgery and parenteral nutrition 2) 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.

The programs divided into 2 sessions

Week 1From July 1 to July 4, will be held at the hospitals of Massa and Carrara, under the supervision of Dr. Prof. Angiolo Tagliagambe, renowned Italian expert, professor and researcher in the field of cancer radiosurgery and 4.0 technologies for the cancer treatment. Plenary sessions dedicated to the presentation and discussion of case studies, best practices and most innovative technologies for the body mass assessment and the treatment of cancer in the digestive system of the human body, will be alternated with rotation visits to the crisis units dealing with endocrinology and metabolic diseases, clinical and parenteral nutrition. At the end of this session, participants will receive a Certificate of attendance signed by Dr. Tagliagambe.... [-]

Italy Massa
July 2019
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
Linguistic Horizons

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 understand ... [+]

Nutrition and Natural Medicine in PERU Nutrition and Natural Medicine: Sacred Valley of the Incas, Peru!

Now Accepting Winter Break & Summer applications! Priority is given to those who apply first as space is limited.

Nutrition and Natural Medicine Program Dates

See website for program dates and deadlines. http://www.linguistichorizons.com/nutrition-and-natural-medicine/

Nutrition and Natural Medicine Program Fee

$2,695 ~

Nutrition and Natural Medicine Program Description

Peruvian Superfoods * Andean Natural Medicine * Nutrition * Holistic Healthcare * Organic Farming * Vegan Cooking * Peruvian & Andean Cultures * Medicinal Plants * Cleansing

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, and nutrition. We will learn from a variety of experts including a local herbalist, an Andean medicine practitioner, a vegan chef, a nutritionist, Andean guides, and organic farming specialists. We take a very hands-on approach to learning through workshops, cooking classes, hikes, patient treatments, and gardening. Identifying Medicinal Plants with a local HerbalistTreating Patients with Plant-based Medicines... [-]

Peru Cusco
September 2019
Full-time
2 - 24 weeks
Campus
Of Course Learning

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 cour ... [+]

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.

Melody will help you stay focused on achieving not only your ideal weight but also a lifelong friendship with your body. Whether you would love to lose weight or simply want to feel great, this is the course for you.

The 21-day journey that you will embark on can be repeated again and again whenever you need a boost of self-love.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
21 days
Online
Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College

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 us ... [+]

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.

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Japan Beppu
April 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College

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 ... [+]

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.

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Japan Beppu
April 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
International Career Institute

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. Today, as more and more people lead hectic lifestyles and have demanding careers, stress and sickness are always around the corner. ICI’s natural health course is carefully developed by nutrition & diet experts to arm you with information and skills needed to be a credible professional in the field.

Course Outline Introduction to Nutrition Further Concepts of Nutrition Advanced Concepts of Nutrition Biochemistry Human Nutrition Anatomy & Physiology Counselling Psychology Physical Fitness, Health, and Wellness Career Prospects

Nutrition practitioners can gain employment in various institutions like hospitals, nursing care facilities, outpatient service facilities, gyms, health clubs and other healthcare centers. Upon completion of the course, you can be a nutritionist or weight loss consultant and with further study, there is an option to become a personal trainer or dietician. Alternatively, if you do not wish to be employed by a specific company, you can also put up your own private consultancy.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
UniLaSalle

In this course, students will better understand the complex relationships between food chain, dietary habits, and human health as a consumer and public health issue. Cour ... [+]

Spring semester in Nutritional Sciences Objectives

Students will better understand the complex relationships between food chain, dietary habits, and human health as a consumer and public health issue. Coursework includes human physiology, nutrition, nutrigenomics and epidemiology with emphasis on European or Mediterranean nutrition and health.

Tuition Erasmus+ students (from an Erasmus+ partner university): tuition waived Exchange students (from a partner university/with a cooperation agreement): tuition waived Other students: €3500+ €50 (non-refundable application fees) (field trip and campus fee are included in the program charges) Fees (2015 - 2016) Residence hall: €483/month for a single room, €260/month for a shared room Campus Fee: €100/year (Erasmus+ and Exchange students) Room insurance: €39/year 3-day-Field trip in May: €250 (Erasmus+ and Exchange students) Health insurance (compulsory for non-European students): ≈ €215/year Catering: ≈ €3,20/meal (breakfast is free) Transportation/bus: €8/month (monthly pass) Equipment to bring: lab coat, laptop, plug adaptor Admission requirements ... [-]
France Beauvais Mont-Saint-Aignan Paris
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Full-time
5 months
Campus