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Human Health - Diet and Nutrition Course


Human Health - Diet and Nutrition
Human Health - Diet and Nutrition

Become more aware of the World Health Organisation's most important elements of primary health care and improve your health


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Course Description

This course aims to offer a broad education on how to stay healthy in today's hectic, fast-paced world. The course discusses life expectancy, healthcare, and individual's dietary needs. It considers the recommended ratio of fats, carbohydrates and proteins in human diet and examines the consequences of dietary imbalances. It is suitable for anyone in healthcare, as a revision aid, and for anybody interested in staying healthy!

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

This course will make you aware of the World Health Organisation’s nine important elements for primary healthcare. You will clearly understand the significance of carbohydrates, fats, protein and minerals. This course will teach you about your recommended dietary intakes (RDIs). It will introduce you to the serious effects of diet-related diseases and disorders and provide you with the knowledge to make good food choices.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 322 votes
Course Title: Human Health - Diet and Nutrition
Course #: 207
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 13
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: This course aims to offer a broad education on how to stay healthy in today's hectic, fast-paced world. The course discusses life expectancy, healthcare, and individual's dietary needs. It considers the recommended ratio of fats, carbohydrates and proteins in human diet and examines the consequences of dietary imbalances. It is suitable for anyone in healthcare, as a revision aid, and for anybody interested in staying healthy!
License:
Release Date: 28 February 2011
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: Low
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • arjun aryal
    arjun aryal Nepal This is very important and informative course regarding health, diet and nutrition. 2016-02-04 11:02:38
  • Merlene Phillips
    Merlene Phillips Australia Great course was a source of very useful information... 2016-01-17 03:01:25
  • Daisy Potter
    Daisy Potter United Kingdom Great course, however I found it slightly long winded in some places. 2016-01-15 10:01:23
  • Abdulfattah Abdulhamee I
    Abdulfattah Abdulhamee I Nigeria Due to my experience and knowledge the human health will be improved with always improve by adequate knowledge, money on how to take good diet so as to improve the rate of people who are falling under nutrition and thanks for the quiz. 2016-01-14 15:01:47
  • Grace Tsumbu
    Grace Tsumbu Nigeria The Course is very straight forward and easy to comprehend. I enjoyed studying Modue 1 2016-01-12 15:01:46
  • Idowu Aladewolu
    Idowu Aladewolu Nigeria Health is not only the absence of disease but the presence of physical, mental ,social well-being as well as spiritual wellness 2016-01-09 17:01:34
  • Lillian Mbhamali
    Lillian Mbhamali Botswana This course is very enlightening and informative. I recommend it to every family as it can improve the way we eat, and prevent diseases. That is if we practice what we have learnt. I thank Alison University for this course. Lillian Mbhamali 2015-11-25 01:11:53
  • Daniel Scharfman
    Daniel Scharfman United States of America This provided a good general overview of Diet and Health, enough to spark more interest in the subject. 2015-11-06 19:11:22
  • Etinosa Tracy  Omoruyi
    Etinosa Tracy Omoruyi Nigeria My opinion is that every individual should have time to cook, and also have a good knowledge of health and diets to help keep the body fit. Exercises is another important way to reduces excessive intake of food. Skills should also be put in place then le heathy living of Individual. Patents, should learn to teach the children balance meal at the right time of life. Every food eaten should be done modrately and with more of fruits. It is advisable to eat egg every week at least, three or four in a week. Learn to do exercise. 2015-11-06 09:11:24
  • Theodora Nanor Angmorkie
    Theodora Nanor Angmorkie Ghana Interesting course. Provides excellent knowledge in dieting and how to eat right to prevent diseases and also maintain a healthy weight. 2015-11-04 16:11:54
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