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Best 9 Courses in Nutritional Science 2019

Courses are typically available to students who have completed a high school education. One of the advantages of enrolling in a course is the flexible scheduling and the relatively short duration of time. Courses offer a solid foundation from which students can enhance their career or further their advanced studies.

You may be wondering, what is a course in nutrition? A course in nutrition will provide an introductory overview of all topics related to health and wellbeing through food. Nutrition itself is the process of providing cells with life-supporting nutrients. Therefore, the course will cover the sciences behind these fundamental processes at the cellular level. However, another facet of being a nutritionist is learning how to interact with clients, so there will be some focus on collaborative work as well. Public health, biology, microbiology and chemistry are usually also required to complete a program in nutrition.

Students will receive insightful information about social sciences and sustainable theories. With these skills, graduates of a program are positioned to receive higher pay and better employment opportunities.

Courses in nutrition can vary according to duration of the program and where the school is located. Therefore, the cost can vary according to these factors. Be sure to contact the office of admissions to learn more about the financial demands of the program.

Graduating from a course in nutrition can bring about a wide array of career opportunities. Nutritionists have a challenging and rewarding job and are often sought out by general medical and surgical hospitals, outpatient care centers, nursing care facilities, special food services, and local government programs. Health and fitness centers and private practice are avenues that many nutritionists take as well.

Courses in nutrition are offered around the globe and, for added convenience, can be taken online. This flexibility is ideal for individuals with a rigid schedule. 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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9 Results in Nutritional Science

Escuela Europea de Salud

The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) ... [+]

Expert on Eating Disorders and Obesity

The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) and in pdf format in a pendrive with a tablet or laptop (choice) and assessment will be enabled platform to reflect the effect of interactions between tutor-student / a, which are reflected evaluations, grades, thesis, time connectivity and general questions that might occur along the training activity, providing permanent access UEMC.

During the development of the course, students will be in contact with the tutor or course tutors permanently using the tools made available on the schedule.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 6 months
Online
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
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Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
SOAS Summer School

This course is designed for students and practitioners interested in gaining knowledge of food, nutrition and health in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The cour ... [+]

Programme Description

This course is designed for students and practitioners interested in gaining knowledge of food, nutrition and health in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The course will cover three key areas:

Global food-, nutrition- and health-related challenges facing low- and middle-income countries; Responses to hunger, malnutrition and poor health; Key aspects of changing food systems and the politics of food.

The course will offer theoretical aspects combined with case studies and methods to start approaching complex aspects of food systems, malnutrition, and health in LMICs. It is aimed at providing knowledge on fundamental debates in these areas of study and policy-making and, crucially, at stimulating critical thinking on these issues. The contents draw on a range of disciplinary perspectives, such as political economy, nutritional science, and anthropology. The course does not require students to have prior qualifications in economics.... [-]

United Kingdom London
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Full-time
3 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