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Human Nutrition

Deakin University 

12 months
37400 AUD/year
28600 AUD/year
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Study this Graduate Diploma of Human Nutrition from Deakin University and learn a broad range of content from metabolic studies to behavioural nutrition. 

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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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Nutrition
  • Biochemistry and Physiology for Human Nutrition
  • Lifespan Nutrition
  • Essentials of Food Science 
  • Diet and Disease
  • Public Health Nutrition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


8 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

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.
CRICOS Provider Code 00113B 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37400 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28600 AUD per year during 12 months.


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