Level 4 Diploma in Health, Diet + Nutrition

Course Description

Overview

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 course 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.

Entry Requirements

    • Students must hold a Level 3 Diploma (or higher), A Level qualification or equivalent
    • Basic English reading and writing skills
    • All students must be 16 years of age or above.

Module Structure

    • Using ICT in Health, Diet and Nutritional Studies
    • Understanding health and wellbeing
    • Understanding disease processes
    • Promoting health
    • Anatomy and physiology in health and disease part 1
    • Anatomy and physiology in health and disease part 2
    • Body chemistry and organisation
    • Pathology, immunology and epidemiology

Work-Based Learning Opportunities

    • Food technologist
    • Nutritionist
    • Dietitian
    • Personal trainer
    • Health promotion specialist
    • Chef