Scheme of Studies

Semester I

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-104 Fundamentals of  Human Nutrition 3(3-0)
DND-105 Contemporary Nutrition-I 2(2-0)
DND-106 Macronutrients in Human Nutrition 3(3-0)
BIO-101 Biochemistry-I 3(2-1)
ENG-111 Functional  English 3(3-0)
MA-114 Elementary Mathematics 2(2-0)
IS-112 Islamic Studies/Ethics 2(2-0)
Credit Hours : 18(17-1)

Semester II

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-111 Micronutrients in Human Nutrition 3(3-0)
DND-112 Contemporary Nutrition-II 2(2-0)
BIO-102 Biochemistry-II 3(2-1)
PS-106 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
ENG-111 English-II 3(3-0)
ANAT-112 General Anatomy and Histology 3(2-1)
PHY-116 Human Physiology-I 3(2-1)
Credit Hours : 19(16-3)

Semester III

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-303 Metabolism of Nutrients 3(3-0)
PHY-206 Human Physiology-II 3(2-1)
ENG-211 Technical Writing Skills and Presentation 3(3-0)
IT-206 Introduction to Computer Science and Information Technology 3(2-1)
FS-127 Food Microbiology 3(2-1)
STAT-214 Bio-statistics 3(3-0)
Credit Hours : 18(15-3)

Semester IV

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-210 Assessment of Nutritional Status 3(2-1)
DND-211 Nutrition Through the Life Cycle-I 3(3-0)
IT-215 Computer Applications 3(2-1)
PSY-216 Human Psychology and Nutrition 2(2-0)
FS-217 Food Safety and Quality Management 3(3-0)
PATH-302 General and Systemic Pathology 3(3-0)
Credit Hours : 17(15-2)

Semester V

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-302 Nutritional Education and Public Health 3(2-1)
DND-314 Meal Planning and Management 3(2-1)
DND-316 Nutrition Through the Life Cycle-II 3(3-0)
FS-302 Food Toxins and Allergens 3(3-0)
FS-303 Food and Drug Laws 2(2-0)
FS-401 Food Analysis 3(1-2)
Credit Hours : 17(13-4)

Semester VI

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-313 Dietetics-I 3(2-1)
DND-317 Infant and Young Child Feeding 3(2-1)
DND-405 Sports Nutrition 3(2-1)
DND-407 Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals 3(3-0)
SS-312 Nutrition Through Social Protection 2(2-0)
BIO-414 Medical Biochemistry 3(2-1)
Credit Hours : 17(13-4)

Semester VII

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-304 Nutritional Deficiency Disorders 3(3-0)
DND-408 Food Service Management 3(3-0)
DND-412 Dietetics-II 3(2-1)
DND-413 Nutritional Practices in Clinical Care 3(2-1)
DND-418 Food Chemistry 2(2-0)
DND-409 Global Food Issues 3(3-0)
Credit Hours : 17(15-2)

Semester VIII

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-411 Nutrition in Emergencies 3(3-0)
DND-414 Food Supplements 2(2-0)
DND-415 Clinical Nutrition and Diet Therapy 3(2-1)
DND-416 Drug-Nutrient Interactions 2(2-0)
DND-419 Nutritional Immunology 3(3-0)
DND-420 Preventive Nutrition 3(3-0)
DND-501 Dietetics-III 3(2-1)
Credit Hours : 19(17-2)

Semester IX

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-503 Research Methods in Human Nutrition 3(3-0)
DND-505 Dietary Models and Counselling 3(0-3)
DND-506 Recent Advances in Human Nutrition 3(3-0)
DND-507 Seminar (Research Synopsis) 2(0-2)
DND-508 Supervised Clinical Practice 3(0-3)
Credit Hours : 14(6-8)

Semester X


Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
DND-511 Internship and Report 6(0-6)
DND-512 Research Project and Report 6(0-6)
Credit Hours : 12(0-12)