Higher Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics – Nephrology
Be among the early birds and join this demand driven course.
Many hospitals and private organizations have established renal units to respond to the high demand of patients. Unfortunately, Kenya has almost no Nutrition Specialist to manage this patients. You’re likely to get a job before you finish, if you do not have one now.
This course in North Coast is not only about dialysis and diet related health education. It covers the whole concept of kidney disease in relation to NCDS and further explores the pathophysiology and realistic testing of individual patient’s nutritional demands. Therefore, prepare to be a well-grounded Nephrology Nutritionist.
Your valid question at this point may be – why should I do it in North Coast?
Our sincere answers to you:
- We are experts in adult learning – it wouldn’t take long before we prove it to you.
- We have created a blended learning environment – we have brief moments of face to face where we support you to fully become proficient in on-line learning and we value practical application of Knowledge, through learning and doing.
- We believe in empowering learners – you will finish the course as a proficient scholar capable of learning throughout your life; and a credible decision maker, rather than a subservient and traditional nutritionist, who only follows what others have prescribed for them to do.
- Even most importantly, you do not have to leave your job to come and study with us, particularly if your employer is not keen to do that. We will support you to work as you study.
ENTRY REQUIREMENT: At least 2 Years work Experience