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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 health 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 296 reviews
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 health 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: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Bruce Spence
    Bruce Spence United Kingdom Excellent free course, very informative and quick and easy...AAAAAAA++++++++ 2015-09-03 11:09:26
  • Hasan Hadi
    Hasan Hadi Iraq It is very interesting course, in which i have had reviewed my knowledge about health and it's importance 2015-09-01 11:09:31
  • Egan Conway
    Egan Conway United States of America Nice 2015-08-31 21:08:23
  • PATRICIA VANDYKE
    PATRICIA VANDYKE United States of America This is a great learning course for people who are just entering the healthcare field. 2015-08-31 18:08:47
  • Steven Baca
    Steven Baca United States of America Great course! I would recommend it to anyone seeking to gain knowledge on human nutrition. The information was straight forward and easy to comprehend. Thank you Alison.com! 2015-08-31 13:08:13
  • Emma Melaney
    Emma Melaney United Kingdom I found this to be a very informative and interesting course and im sure will assist me in my role as a vulnerable adults social worker by giving me better understanding of health and good nutrition. 2015-08-29 10:08:59
  • Alanna Sheehan
    Alanna Sheehan Australia A very thorough short course. Excellent information and well presented. 2015-08-29 09:08:10
  • George Lopez
    George Lopez United States of America This course was very intersting , and i learn large amounts of valuable information. Wish many more could read and see such information, especially about what individual person needs in there daily consumption,plus what one can do to change there diet. 2015-08-28 21:08:00
  • Miriam Ribeiro
    Miriam Ribeiro United Kingdom This course has given me a great learning experience. Thanks. 2015-08-27 11:08:31
  • Amanda Dewey
    Amanda Dewey Canada It was a good "refresher" course, I would say. Common knowledge, but definitely good to brush up on. 2015-08-26 19:08:03
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