Learning Outcomes for Study Session 6

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

6.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQs 6.1 and 6.2)

6.2  Summarise the magnitude and types of nutritional problems in Ethiopia. (SAQ 6.1)

6.3  List the common causes of malnutrition in children using a conceptual framework. (SAQ 6.2)

6.4  Describe the consequences of malnutrition to the community. (SAQ 6.4)

6.5  List the strategies to promote proper nutrition in the community. (SAQ 6.3s and 6.4)

Study Session 6  Common Nutritional Problems in Ethiopia

6.1  Types of malnutrition