Level 4+5 Acc Dip in Health, Diet & Nutritional Studies
Introduction Subject code: L5HDN
Health, Diet and Nutrition are essential aspects of life. This internationally recognised qualification, can equip you with the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within this rapidly growing industry. This Level 5 Diploma covers specially selected units which confer both transferable skills and essential knowledge. Whether students are looking to further their knowledge or move onto a new career path, this qualification is invaluable. Upon completion, students are eligible to register for membership with the Complimentary Medical Association.
Syllabus and Unit Specification:
Unit 1: Using ICT in Health, Diet and Nutritional Studies
Unit 2: Understanding health and wellbeing
Unit 3: Understanding disease processes
Unit 4: Promoting health
Unit 5: Anatomy and physiology in health and disease part 1
Unit 6: Anatomy and physiology in health and disease part 2
Unit 7: Body chemistry and organisation
Unit 8: Pathology, immunology and epidemiology
Unit 9: Digestion, nutrition and the psychology of appetite
Unit 10: The science of nutrition
Unit 11: Energy and nutrition
Unit 12: Weight loss, dieting and weight gain
Unit 13: Food safety
Unit 14: Treating ailments and illnesses through nutrition
Unit 15: Diets and dieting
Unit 16: Eating disorders and nutrition for special populations
The course is delivered online via the Oxford Learning ‘On Campus’ website.
In the student ‘ ‘On Campus’ area you are able to take part in the student chat room and forums as part of our online student community.
After enrolling online you will receive your username and password to access the ‘On Campus’ area within 3 working days.
Materials and support provided by Oxford Learning.
A paper copy and/or a PDF copy of the course materials are also available to purchase during the online enrolment process.
Specification: Level 4+5 Acc Dip in Health, Diet & Nutritional Studies
Online study materials to enable the student to successfully complete the Higher National Diploma.
Full support is provided by a personal tutor via the online system for the entire duration of the course (2 years).
All coursework marking and moderating.
Examination board certification upon completion.
|Payment by Instalments|
You may pay the course fees in monthly instalments
Online, PDF (+£25.00), Paper (+£75.00), Paper & PDF (+£100.00)
All students must be 17 years of age and above. Students should have completed a Level 3 Diploma or an A level standard course (or equivalent) before the Level 5 qualification.
Please note that you can enrol on this course anytime.
Approximately 60 hours per unit
16 tutor marked assessments