DIPLOMA IN NUTRITION AND HEALTH EDUCATION

About This Programme:

The Diploma Programme is a holistic package that provides opportunities to the learner to gain knowledge about nutrition and public health. It also enables learners to develop skills in communicating nutrition and health-related information to the community. The aim of the programme is to develop a knowledge base in areas of nutrition and public health, promote awareness about concepts and principles in communication and their application in nutrition and health education and develop skills in playing the role of nutrition/health educators in the Community.

Eligibility:

12th Pass form a Recognized Board / University in India.

Total Fees:

Rs. 3,000/- for full programme.

Duration:

Minimum 1 years and Maximum 2 years; offered in both January and July cycle of admission.

Medium of Instruction:

English and Hindi

Programme Co-ordinator(s):

Prof.Deeksha Kapur,

deekshakapur@ignou.ac.in, Ph.011-29532302, 29572960

Syllabus

  • DNHE 1 – Nutrition for the Community
  • DNHE 2 – Public Health and Hygiene
  • DNHE 3 – Nutrition and Health Education
  • DNHE 4 – Project Work : Nutrition and Health Education