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A one year (2 semester) program that will develop your understanding of nutrition and its effects on various diseases. Learn the evaluation of nutritional needs in different medical conditions and their application in them real-time.

KEY PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Sessions Start:

Jan 2019

Fee:

Rs. 1,50,000

Duration:

1 Year

Program Format:

9- 12 Learning Hrs / Week

About the Program

Amity MedSkills PG Diploma in Clinical Nutrition is designed to provide students with a detailed scientific understanding of how nutrition can be used in the management of various diseases. Students will learn the role of diet in the causation, progression, and treatment of different disease conditions. They will alsolearn how to evaluate nutritional needs in various medical conditions and recommend dietary therapy based on established guidelines and treatment protocols.

The Course is Aimed to

  • Provide knowledge of sources and functions of macronutrients (carbohydrates, proteins, fats) and micronutrients (vitamins, minerals) in the human body.
  • Increase the students’ knowledge about food intake and nutrient metabolism.
  • Improve the students’ understanding on the role of nutrients in the etiology and patho-physiology processes in human diseases.
  • Provide students the knowledge required to perform nutritional status evaluation in various life-cycle stages.
  • Educate students to create individualized diet plans for management of diseases.
  • Teach students to implement evidence-based medical nutrition therapy and Evaluate their effectiveness.
  • Prepare the students to apply principles of nutritional counseling while managing clients.

Course Curriculum

The program consists of eight courses which will be covered in two semesters and one major project work.

  • Nutrition Science
  • Lifecycle Nutrition
  • Overweight and Obesity
  • Nutrition and Diabetes
  • Nutrition in Cardiovascular and Respiratory Conditions
  • Nutrition in Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Nutrition in Other Disease Conditions
  • Critical care Nutrition
  • Final Project
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Program Fees

1,50,000/- ( All- Inclusive )

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Frequently Asked Question

A live virtual class is an online learning medium. Just like in a real-world classroom, a live virtual class brings your faculty live to right where you are.
You get to learn in depth about your session topics from your faculty. You will gain subject knowledge, get latest updates on current topic and get your doubts in the topic clarified live by the faculty. You gain subject matter expertise. You can view the power point presentations, participate in polls to test your subject knowledge, post your queries and get your doubts clarified live by the faculty just like in a real-world class room. You can also download the handouts with useful articles. You can also get connected with your fellow students through the chat box.
You can register yourself for the lecture through the link sent in the email invite for the lecture webinar and attend the lecture session.
You can view the recorded video session of the lecture on BigMarker after 24 hours from the actual live session for the next 30 days using the registration link.
The PPT's used in the lecture session will be available on our website in the LMS under respective sessions. These are subject to the willingness of the faculty so all the presentations may not be shared on the LMS.
You can post your questions related to the topic in the lecture in the Q&A section.
Where should send my queries for any information on the live virtual classes
All queries regarding the lecture sessions should be sent to bravo@medvarsity.com
You need to register for the session
You need at least 8Mbps internet connectivity
You have to login with the same email id with which you registered first.
Check your connectivity
Login with the same email id as you registered with.

FAQs- Course delivery

How to access the course material online?

To access course material, click on the "Learn" button on the top right of this page using the login ID and password provided to you. In case you don't have access to login ID and password, write to us at bravo@medvarsity.com & quote your registered email ID.

How do I access my course?

Your course can be accessed by visiting lms.medvarsity.com or by visiting www.apolloknowledge.com.

Do I have to pay any Additional Exam Fee?

Yes, you have to pay an Exam Fee of INR 100 per Subject. For International Students the Exam Fee is 5 USD per Subject.

Are there any assignments included in the Semesters?

Yes, there are three assignments included. Each student is required to submit assignments by due date to complete the process of continuous evaluation that carry a 30% weightage towards overall assessment. Assignment submission facility is available online and similarly the evaluation done through online process. Submission of assignments is mandatory for appearing in End Semester Examination.

Are all assignments choice based?

The first two assignments are completely choice based questions, while the third assignment has subjective questions and case studies.

Is the End Semester also online?

The examination would be conducted online through Amity test engine. Written Examinations carry the weightage of 70% in overall assessment. The End Semester will have choice based and subjective questions.

Can I take the exam from my home?

Our Online Exams are in two modes:

  • Centre Based Mode- Conducted almost all prominent locations in country.
  • Proctored Mode-Student can take the exam from any part of world (home, office, computer cafe) according to his/her convenience (Latest System Configuration with webcam & good Internet connectivity)

Are the scheduled dates for the exams mandatory or not?

Since End Term Examinations of Amity University A/C Distance Learning is held twice in a year there will be no supplementary examination for Distance Learning students. However, students intending to appear again or missing a chance can do so in the following End Term Examination in the term as applicable from time to time, within the maximum duration laid down for that program.

What is the Awarding criteria?

To qualify in a semester a student has to obtain minimum 5.0 Semester Grade Point Average (SGPA) and to qualify in the program, a student has to obtain minimum 6.0 Cumulative Grade Points Average (CGPA).

What if I am not able to take a semester?

If student remain absent or fails to clear the subject, he/ she has to re appear/attempt the examination along with subsequent semester exams in June and December along with applicable fee. The academic norms and standards will follow the Academic Council Guidelines (ADDOE) of Amity University.

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