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Certificate course in Basic Nutrition

This is an introductory course that will provide you an overview of nutrition and nutrients. You will understand the chemistry of macronutrients (carbohydrates, fats, and protein) and micronutrients (vitamins and minerals), their absorption, storage, and metabolism, role in health and disease.


In this course you will learn about: 1. Major nutrients, their properties, functions and important food sources. 2. Mechanisms of digestion, absorption, and metabolism. 3. The scientific rationale for the development of dietary guidelines and nutrition policies in healthy individuals and populations. 4. Methods used to assess nutritional status. 5. Healthy diet and food choices, and how such choices will help prevent health problems.
Name Certificate course in Basic Nutrition
Language English
Duration 15:00 hours
Sector Healthcare
Related QP * HSS/Q5201 - Diet Assistant ,
Price (INR) ₹20060
Availablity Available full time
Certification Availability from Knowledge Partner Available
Certification Availability from eSkillIndia Not Available
Assessment Availability from Knowledge Partner Available
Pre-Qualification 11th to 12th
NSQF level 4

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*   The QP alignment of the course is provided by the Knowledge Partner and the course may not cover the QP in entirety.