When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Course Code K23SHEN02A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This 1 day course is an introduction to the basic principles of nutrition; an overview of the basic building blocks of what, when and how to eat effectively to improve wellness, fitness and health.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the concepts of nutritional health
  • Describe the nutritional recommendations for dietary intake
  • Describe the basic characteristics of essential nutrients


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    You will be taught in a number of different ways including presentation, discussions and problem solving tasks. Achievement on your course will be measured by whether you meet the learning outcomes above.In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular and detailed feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

    Entry requirements

    No prior knowledge is required. The course is open to all with an interest in nutrition and health.

    What you need to know before you enrol

    The course will take place in person at our North Kensington Centre. For further course information please email science.enquiries@morleycollege.ac.uk

    What you need

    A notepad and pen would be useful.

    What you can do next

    Learn more about the human body and biology by joining our Key Concepts in Science: Biology or our Key Concepts in Science: Anatomy and Physiology course. You can also apply to join our GCSE in Biology course.