The Graduate Diploma of Human Nutrition from Deakin University provides the opportunity to learn about nutrition in a broad context ranging from metabolic studies and food science to social and behavioural nutrition.
It will enable you to understand and learn to apply knowledge in the areas of; the physiological basis of nutrition; nutritional requirements; the nature and composition of foods and food groups; nutritional assessment; and social, cultural and economic aspects of nutrition.
Graduates will be equipped to find careers as a nutritionist, nutrition promotion officer and nutrition consultant.
Graduates can expect to gain employment in a wide range of organisations such as food industry, state or local government community settings, state and federal health departments, NGOs with a nutrition focus, media or the corporate sector.
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- Principles of Nutrition
- Biochemistry and Physiology for Human Nutrition
- Lifespan Nutrition
- Essentials of Food Science
- Diet and Disease
- Public Health Nutrition
- 12 months
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DisciplinesNutrition & Dietetics Health Sciences View 154 other Masters in Health Sciences in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The minimum entry requirement to this course is:
- completion of a three year bachelor degree or Graduate Certificate in any discipline from an approved university or other educational institution or equivalent qualifications
- at least three years relevant professional experience.
International37400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 37400 AUD per year during 12 months.
National28600 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 28600 AUD per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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