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Master On Campus Online Blended


University of Canberra

24 months
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This Master of Nutrition from University of Canberra provides graduates from a range of disciplines, including the biomedical and nutrition sciences, with the opportunity to tailor this qualification to their professional career goals. 

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Flexible and career-enhancing, this course allows you to choose your own study program in specialty areas like sports or public nutrition or up the ante on your research skills by undertaking a specialised project. The result? A well-balanced career in dietary science, nutritional research or in the health education sector.

Study a Master of Nutrition from University of Canberra and you will:

  • develop your knowledge of the key nutritional problems affecting communities and populations in both national and global contexts
  • learn about the theory and practice of public health nutrition
  • understand the principles of research and appropriate methodologies for nutritional research
  • develop skills in data gathering and analysis for research purposes
  • evaluate epidemiological studies and the social, economic and environmental issues facing the global food system.

Career opportunities

Opportunities exist for Master of Nutrition graduates across a range of sectors including in:

  • Dietary science
  • Nutritional science
  • Food manufacturing
  • Nutritional research
  • Education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Planning 
  • Food, Health and the Environment 
  • Community and Public Health Nutrition 
  • Research Project in Health 
  • Epidemiology and Principles of Research
  • Nutrition, Society and Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • A completed bachelor degree in any field;
  • Two bachelor degree level units in nutrition, two bachelor degree level units in human physiology and two bachelor degree level units in biochemistry.
CRICOS Code: 053782D 

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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