Diploma in Health Studies
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.
Gain a good understanding of carbohydrates, fats, proteins, minerals and other dietary needs
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. 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.
- What is health?
- Primary healthcare for all
- 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