Nutrition For Young Children QLS Level 3

Course code: OSC978
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Gain an insight into nutrition for young people, from home!

  • Understand the basic principles of a balanced diet
  • Gain an insight into specific dietary needs for pregnant women, infants and breast-feeding mothers
  • Identify the dietary needs of children
  • Recognise the factors that can influence diet and the consequences of poor nutrition on health and wellbeing
  • Explore nutritional challenges for children with chronic conditions
  • Investigate the implications of infant and child obesity for health and wellbeing into adulthood
Course overview

This course will allow you to study the principles of childhood nutrition from prenatal through to adulthood including the important topics of allergies and childhood obesity.

You will receive your course by post or email, so getting your materials is easy and hassle-free. Your personal tutor is there to support you every step of the way by email, so help is only a click away!

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Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Study Hours

Approximately 100 hours.

Course Outcome

Nutrition for Young Children Level 3.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Tutor marked assignments.

Course content

Extra info

Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments, which are marked by your tutor. There is no external examination required.

Course Duration

You will have up to a full year to complete this course, which is plenty of time to be able to study at your own pace.

Study Method

You will study this course through distance learning, which means you can learn at a time and place to suit you. Your course materials will be delivered to you by post, so receiving your course is easy and hassle-free. Tutor support is also available by email, so help is only a click away! You will send your assignments to your tutor for marking. Assignments can be sent by email or post, it’s up to you!

Course Outcome

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality License Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

Awarding Body

This course has been endorsed by the Quality License Scheme for its high-quality. The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

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