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Diploma in Health Studies


Diploma in Health Studies

Diploma in Health Studies

Gain a good understanding of carbohydrates, fats, proteins, minerals and other dietary needs


Students: 27,086
Course Description

ALISON's free online Diploma in Health Studies course will give you a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of important health-related subjects. This course covers diet and nutrition, health and human development, global health issues such as womens health and family health, and HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention.
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This Diploma course will be of great interest for anyone interested in a career in the health professions, and will further enhance your career progression.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will know all about carbohydrates, fats, protein, minerals and the dietary needs of the individual. You will be aware of dietary imbalances and diet-related diseases.
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You will understand the factors that affect food selection and the changes families can make to improve their food choices. It will help you to explore human development along with environmental and inherited factors that can affect health. You will be more aware of family and community resources that are available. This course will help you to understand global health, women's health, HIV and AIDS.
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Module Title
What is health?
Primary healthcare for all
Carbohydrates
Fats
Protein
Minerals
Dietary needs of the individual
Dietary imbalances and diet related disease
Factors that affect food selection
Families making changes to food choices
Using resources to achieve changes to food choice
Human development
Environmental and inherited factors affecting health
Family and community resources
Global health
Women's health
HIV and AIDS - Part 1
HIV and AIDS - Part 2
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Course Title Diploma in Health Studies
Course # 268
Course Publisher XSIQ
Course Category 25
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Course Description  ALISON's free online Diploma in Health Studies course will give you a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of important health-related subjects. This course covers diet and nutrition, health and human development, global health issues such as womens health and family health, and HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention. This Diploma course will be of great interest for anyone interested in a career in the health professions, and will further enhance your career progression.
License 
Release Date 13 November 2012
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 10-15 Hours
Video/Audio Low
Audio Only Low
Animation Medium
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Third Level
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download No
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • James Kuol Bol South Sudan Is very useful to me and others who need to gain knowledge in Health studies . 2015-01-23 22:01:15
  • Tolbert Mucheri Zimbabwe This is a great course. I enjoyed the modules 2015-01-15 06:01:57
  • Tolbert Mucheri Zimbabwe This is a great Course 2015-01-13 11:01:11
  • Kassech Moltumo Australia It is a great opportunity for most people. My overall knowledge and skill towards health is improved. I would like to thank ALISON for this great opportunity. 2014-12-28 06:12:41
  • Kassech Moltumo Australia It is a great opportunity for most people in the world. I learned a lot from this course and my overall knowledge and skill towards health is improved. I would like to thank ALISON and the whole staff who facilitate this online course. 2014-12-28 06:12:26
  • Hafsah Danmusa Nigeria It's a very wonderful course..which you can easily adapt some knowledge.,I really appreciate this opportunity or offer you gave to us. 2014-12-24 17:12:22
  • Lawrence Torh Bo-abani Ghana This topic is very interesting,have achieved and learn a lot . 2014-12-22 06:12:35
  • ERICA MIREKU United States of America Help one to live healthy life 2014-12-17 06:12:25
  • Charlotte Beckford United States of America The course was informative 2014-12-01 13:12:12
  • Philip Armstrong Australia Well presented. Some of the data and statistics used are getting old. 2014-11-28 09:11:55
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