Undergraduate in Dietetics and Nutrition

Open Applications 2019/2020

Course presentation


To train graduates with high systemic perception of the human being, health, scientific and technical knowledge, research and practice of dietetics, developing skills to assess nutritional status, development of intervention programs and dietary therapy appropriate to each clinical situation.


Curricular plan

CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
8149101Anatomy and Physiology I1st Semester51st Year
8149102Cell Biology and Histology1st Semester51st Year
8149103Biostatistics1st Semester41st Year
8149104Psychology1st Semester41st Year
8149105General and Organic Chemistry1st Semester51st Year
8149106Health Communication1st Semester31st Year
8149107Sociology and Food History1st Semester41st Year
8149108Anatomy and Physiology II2nd Semester51st Year
8149109Food and Human Nutrition I2nd Semester61st Year
8149110Biochemistry2nd Semester61st Year
8149111Bioethics2nd Semester21st Year
8149112Introduction to the profession2nd Semester21st Year
8149113Genetics2nd Semester31st Year
8149114Food Microbiology and Parasitology2nd Semester61st Year
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
8149115Food and Human Nutrition II1st Semester72nd Year
8149116Hygiene and Food Safety1st Semester62nd Year
8149117Imunology1st Semester42nd Year
8149118Farmacology1st Semester42nd Year
8149119Bromatology1st Semester52nd Year
8149120Food Toxicology1st Semester42nd Year
8149121Food Services Management2nd Semester62nd Year
8149122Food Quality and Safety Management Systems2nd Semester42nd Year
8149123Gastrotechnic2nd Semester42nd Year
8149124Pathology2nd Semester62nd Year
8149125Public Health and Epidemiology2nd Semester52nd Year
8149126Nutritional Status Assessment2nd Semester52nd Year
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
8149127Diet Therapy I1st Semester63rd Year
8149128Artificial Nutrition1st Semester33rd Year
8149129Nutrition in the life cycle1st Semester63rd Year
8149130Food and Nutrition Marketing1st Semester33rd Year
8149131Nutrition Policy1st Semester43rd Year
8149132Research Methodologies1st Semester53rd Year
8149133Option I1st Semester33rd Year
8149134Diet Therapy II2nd Semester63rd Year
8149135Community Nutrition2nd Semester43rd Year
8149136Research Project2nd Semester63rd Year
8149137Food Technology and Inovation2nd Semester63rd Year
8149138Sports Nutrition2nd semester53rd Year
8149139Option II2nd Semester33rd Year
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
8149140Internship in Dietetics and Nutrition I1st Semester304th Year
8149141Internship in Dietetics and Nutrition II1st Semester304th Year

More information

All subjects are held in Portuguese. Tutorial support in English.


E-mail: estudante.internacional@.ipleiria.pt