CERTIFICATE COURSE ON NUTRITION AND DIETETICS

What is Nutrition & Dietetics?

It is the field in medical science which helps an individual to keep himself fit. So many programs are offered at graduate as well as post graduate level in this field.

Nutritionists and dieticians are health professionals who create diets for people. Teaching patients about healthy eating is a primary duty, as well as staying aware of developments in medicine and nutrition.

Objectives of the course:

  • To add values to existing degree programs by providing an opportunity to learners to supplement their degree courses with additional qualifications.
  • To promote inter-disciplinary learning.
  • To focus on skill development and to make students more employable through emphasis on training and application of theory.

What are the future scope of the course ?

  • This courses has been identified and designed on the basis of expert inputs and need analysis, the need to be health conscious and build a future in health department.
  • These are few prominent posts for future of this course: animal nutritionist, community education officer, food technologist, health promotion specialist, International aid/development worker, medical sales representative, naturopath, Nutritional therapist.