Nutrition and Dietetics Programme

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178 Credits

10 Semesters

Registration 2.50 UVT

Tuition 50 UVT


The Nutrition and Dietetics program at the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of La Guajira is offered at the professional level in classroom mode, based on the contributions of the basic and disciplinary sciences. The curricular strategies that energize the academic activity of the program are centered on the design of pertinent contents, mixed methodologies, selection of mediations and evaluations of the learning results in the diverse fields of formation.

The main distinctive feature of the Nutrition and Dietetics program at the University of La Guajira is its orientation towards the community through community primary care, with an emphasis on the promotion and maintenance of nutritional health throughout the life cycle of the person.

Study plan

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Study plan of the nutrition and dietetics program at the University of La Guajira.


Applicant Profile

The applicant to the Nutrition and Dietetics program must have basic knowledge and competencies that allow him/her to develop and strengthen his/her learning process. In addition, they are expected to have commitment, discipline and perseverance in addressing issues related to nutrition at the global, national and local levels.

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Graduate profile

The graduate of the Nutrition and Dietetics program at the University of La Guajira is a professional highly trained to address and promote health through nutrition. They have a comprehensive training, with specialized knowledge in human nutrition, diet therapy, nutritional status assessment and dietary planning, among others. In addition, he is prepared to lead actions that defend the human right to adequate food, both at the individual and community level. His focus is on the implementation of nutritional practices that contribute to the well-being and quality of life of people.

Yaina Panciera Di Zoppola MartínezDirectora Programa Nutrición Y Dietética

Yaina Panciera Di Zoppola Martínez

Nutrition and Dietetics Program Director

Team of teachers
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Qualified Registration Resolution N. 009517 June 14, 2023.

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The nutrition and dietetics program at the Universidad de La Guajira trains comprehensive professionals with a focus on the welfare of the community, applying their knowledge directly and effectively in local environments. In addition, it offers a wide labor field where they will be able to develop in the different areas of nutrition and dietetics, putting into practice the acquired competencies.


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University of La Guajira
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