Introduction to Diabetes Diagnosis, Treatment and Nutrition

By The Health Sciences Academy. The leading provider of science-based interactive courses on the net.

Course Code: DD6892

Students will be presented on topics including the epidemiology, diagnosis, nutritional strategies for self-management, the role of insulin in managing diabetes, effects of diabetes on dental health, and current research in the field.


This multidisciplinary course will emphasise the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes.

Topics will include patient self-management, appropriate use of technologies, nutrition, behavior modification and pharmacotherapy in the management of this disease.

The course will conclude by summarising new basic science research regarding the pathophysiology and treatment of diabetes.

Course Curriculum

Module one:

Introduction, Diagnosis, and Treatment Plans

Module two:

Self-Management, Blood Glucose Monitoring, Nutrition, Technologies, Goal Setting and Behavior Modifications

Module three:


Module four:

Diabetes and Dental Health

Module five:

Scientific research, challenges and new opportunities

Recommended Background

No pre-requisite of any science background is required. High school level science is beneficial.

Course Format

The course is divided into five modules, each covering a distinct area of diabetes diagnosis, treatment and nutrition. Additional outside readings, web-based resources and discussion board topics will be presented to round out the course lessons and materials.

Will I get a Certificate after completing this programme?

Yes. Students who successfully complete the course will have the opportunity to receive a Certificate of Completion.


There are no prerequisites for this course. Basic understanding of nutrition science and human physiology would be beneficial.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £1,799.

Payments in GBP, EUR and USD are accepted.

Pay for your programme in 12 monthly instalments.

Includes access to your protected learners’ area, all course materials, lessons, interactive quizzes, online assessments, worksheets, a community of like-minded classmates, and Learner Services support.

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