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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


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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.

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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. 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
Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 604 reviews
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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    Maria Tjandra Resele Oman Good general knowledge. Thanks Alison! 2015-05-15 14:05:20
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    Jane Thomas-bedel United States of America Very understandable 2015-05-13 21:05:43
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    SUSAN THOMPSON United States of America I enjoyed the course-Health Studies. I look forward to more courses. Thank-you for offering this course for free! 2015-05-07 00:05:03
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    Fulgence Munezero Burundi This health studies course is very very important to me.From now I learn the importance of minerals for our body even they are in small quantities in our body. 2015-05-05 18:05:36
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    Timothy Mugwati Uganda I have come to discover a lot of information in keeping our bodies physically fit and mentally stable by avoiding certain types of foods. 2015-04-28 10:04:32
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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
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    Tolbert Mucheri Zimbabwe This is a great course. I enjoyed the modules 2015-01-15 06:01:57
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    Tolbert Mucheri Zimbabwe This is a great Course 2015-01-13 11:01:11
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    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
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    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
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