Level 5 Award in Nutrition

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Course Content

  • Nutritional requirements for a healthy diet,
  • The effect of diet on health and the importance of hydration.
  • Sources and functions and used of macro and micro nutrients
  • Physiological functions of macro and micro nutrients
  • Hydration, dietary requirements and food choices of individuals throughout life
  • Components of energy consumption and expenditure
  • Energy, hydration and nutrient requirements at different lifetime stages
  • Factors that affect nutrient requirements in relation to social, cultural, religious and ethnic groups
  • Legislation as it relates to labelling and advertising of food
  • Legal requirements in relation to health claims and nutrition claims
  • Relationship between diet and disease
  • Possible dietary influences for different groups
  • Nutrition for Fat loss
  • Nutrition for muscle gain
  • Behaviour change coaching

100% assessed by coursework/case study. No exams

Course Details

This is a self paced course that you can access and complete around your own schedule. Your tutor will assist you to complete within a timeframe you decide. Average completion time is 6-8 weeks if studying part time.

Learning content for each module contains video lectures from our tutor team as well as reading content in e-book and PDF format. Coursework is submitted via our online learning platform. 

This course is open to anyone over the age of 16

This is a Level 4 Award in Nutrition which is a Level 5 on the European Qualifications Framework (EQF). Awarding organisation – RSPH

You can pay upfront via our website or via low monthly payments through our finance partner, Humm. Apply for payment plans by adding a course to your cart and select ‘Humm’ at checkout. You can also contact us to request a payment plan application

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