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Nutrition and Dietetic Practice

24 months
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54840 AUD/year
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About

Are you attracted to a career in nutrition? Whether you are interested in working in a hospital, with athletes, in private practice, research, or changing the world through food system or public health initiatives, the Nutrition and Dietetic Practice program at Bond University is for you. 

Overview

The program includes an exceptional research internship program and a focus on global nutrition citizenship - all the while allowing you to complete practical internships in traditional areas of practice such as clinical dietetics.

Not only will you graduate with career-ready experiences across a range of professional areas, but you will also be stepping into the next chapter of your dietetics career with the highest-level Nutrition and Dietetic Master’s degree available in Australia.

We offer six semesters of study in just two years, providing you with an exceptional opportunity for knowledge and skill development in a compact timeframe. This means you will be very competitive in the job market. In addition, for those looking to work internationally, the demand for postgraduate qualifications is increasing and, in some countries, becoming a requirement for practice. 

Key features

  • The program is a 2-year, extended Level 9 Master’s degree which means graduates are more competitive in the job market
  • Graduate with 24 weeks of professional placement internships including the opportunity to choose an elective specialty
  • Graduate with extensive research skills through completion of a 20-week research internship
  • Opportunity to explore global nutrition issues including an overseas internship or domestic placement exploring indigenous nutrition considerations
  • Upon graduation you will be eligible to join Dietitians Australia’s Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) Program

Professional outcomes

Graduates of the Nutrition and Dietetic Practice program at Bond University will be able to apply their skills and experience across a range of areas, including:

  • Clinical dietetics in hospitals and outpatient facilities 
  • Private practice
  • Food service management
  • Corporate health and wellness
  • Sports nutrition
  • Nutrition communications and media
  • Food industry
  • Culinary nutrition
  • Nutrition in childcare, schools and aged care facilities
  • Community and public health nutrition in Australia and globally
  • Nutrition and dietetic research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition and Food Science
  • Nutrition Assessment and Diagnosis
  • Nutrition Communication and Behaviour
  • Nutrition Issues and Priorities
  • Acute Clinical Dietetics 
  • Food Service Dietetics 
  • Nutrition and Chronic Disease Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

120-160

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 105326E 
  • Minimum academic requirement is an undergraduate degree in health science or other related degree with at least two biochemistry subjects at second year level where first year chemistry is a pre-requisite of these subjects and two physiology subjects also at second year level.
  • Successful performance at a selection interview
  • Applicants whose previous study was not completed in one of the countries listed where English is considered a first language, must provide documented evidence of the required level of proficiency in the English language.
  • Subject credits may be awarded for previous studies. To apply for credits, you will need to submit academic transcripts including detailed subject outlines/course descriptions for each relevant subject and/or certified copies of testamurs to the Office of Future Students.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54840 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 109680 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    51720 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 103440 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Gold Coast

1313 - 2310 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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