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Dietetic Internship

Department of Allied Health Sciences

Curriculum

Nutrition Core Requirements


NTFD 5410 - Seminar in Nutrition (1 credit)
Must be taken three times for a total of 3 credits

NTFD 5420 - Maternal-Child Nutrition (3 credits)

NTFD 5430 - Complex Adult Nutrition Care (4 credits)

NTFD 5440 - Nutrition Programs: Theory to Application (4 credits)

NTFD 5450 - Advanced Nutrition Therapy (4 credits)

NTFD 5517 - Nutrition Education and Counseling (3 credits)
(Note: If NTFD 4517 was taken as an undergraduate, 
take ALHE 5010 Clinical Teaching Strategies)


NTFD 5542 - Practice-based Research in Medical Nutrition Therapy (3 credits)

NTFD 5445 - Advanced Macronutrient Nutrition (3 credits)


TOTAL CREDIT HOURS = 27
 

 


 

Choose either the Thesis or Non-Thesis option to fulfill the culminating experience

- Internship Experience (Non-Thesis Option) -


NTFD 5415 - Professional Issues in Dietetics (1 credit)


NTFD 5421 - Lifespan Nutrition Practicum (2 credits)

NTFD 5431 - Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum I (2 credits)

NTFD 5432 - Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum (2 credits)

NTFD 5433 - Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum III (2 credits)

NTFD 5451 - Nutrition and Food Service Mgmt Practicum I (2 credits)

NTFD 5452 - Nutrition and Food Service Mgmt Practicum II (2 credits)


TOTAL CREDIT HOURS = 13

 

- Thesis Option-


NTFD 5960 - Thesis (1-6 credits)


TOTAL CREDIT HOURS = 6

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