Dietetics Dietitian Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to integrate and apply the principles of the food and nutrition sciences, human behavior, and the biomedical sciences to design and manage effective nutrition programs in a variety of settings. Includes instruction in human nutrition; nutrient metabolism; the role of foods and nutrition in health promotion and disease prevention; planning and directing food service activities; diet and nutrition analysis and planning; supervision of food storage and preparation; client education; and professional standards and regulations. Is Dietetics Dietitian the right major for you?
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Dietetics Dietitian Major

What Courses Do Dietetics Dietitian Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Dietetics Dietitian majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Disease Prevention
  • Ethics
  • Food Inspection
  • Food Safety
  • Health
  • Meal Planning
  • Nutrition

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