Educational Nutrition Course
“Children in the Nutri-Food World”
Over the last few decades, there has been a steady increase in international research that provides fundamental insights into the dynamic relationship between diet, lifestyle, and health. Nutritional status and dietary behaviors emerge as key factors influencing both immediate and long-term health. In this context, the Department of Food Science and Technology has, since 2009, implemented the Educational program “Children in the Nutri-Food World”.
This program targets at children aged between 6 and 15 years and is adapted to the different age groups and level of knowledge of the respective target group. Furthermore, it should be emphasized that the active participation of students in the learning process in an essential prerequisite for the successful implementation of the program.
The objective of “Children in the Nutri-Food World” is to educate children and adolescents on topics related to the principles of a healthy and balanced diet, as well as to introduce them to the magic world of Food Science and Technology.
“Children in the Nutri-Food World” is conducted at the Farm of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki at working hours and days and lasts 2 hours. For more information please contact us at: