• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 1 month
    Duration
Eating patterns that begin in childhood affect health and well-being across the lifespan. This Child Nutrition and Cooking offered by Coursera in partnership with Stanford examines contemporary child nutrition and the impact of the individual decisions made by each family.

About

The culture of eating has changed significantly in recent decades, especially in parts of the world where processed foods dominate our dietary intake. T

The health risks associated with obesity in childhood are also discussed. Participants will learn what constitutes a healthy diet for children and adults and how to prepare simple, delicious foods aimed at inspiring a lifelong celebration of easy home-cooked meals. This course will help prepare participants to be the leading health providers, teachers and parents of the present and future.

The text and other material in this Child Nutrition and Cooking offered by Coursera in partnership with Stanford may include the opinion of the specific instructor and are not statements of advice, endorsement, opinion, or information of Stanford University.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Duration description
      • Approx. 8 hours to complete
      • Suggested: 5 hours of videos and quizzes
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Why Home Cooking Matters
  • What Constitutes a Balanced Meal?
  • From Supermarket to Dinner Table to School
  • Sustainable Eating
  • Labels, Allergies and Taste

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Beginner Level

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You’ll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved.

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