36 months
38000 AUD/year
8094 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Nutrition program from Flinders University explores the relationship between diet, health, and disease prevention to create long-lasting behavioural changes in government, industry and the community. Promote health and prevent illness in communities around the globe using evidence-based health and medical sciences in this fast growing industry.  

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Why study Human Nutrition at Flinders 

  • Flinders has over 42 years of teaching and research expertise in Nutrition & Dietetics and ranks well above world standard (Australian Government's latest Excellence in Research Australia Rankings 2018).
  • Learn from exceptional lecturers, through team and problem-based learning, industry experience and overseas placement opportunities.
  • Qualify in the evolving field of nutrition for health promotion and illness prevention
  • Study evidence-based topics in nutrition, health promotion, behavioural sciences, nutrition, sports science and public health 
  • Combine science, nutrition and exercise into a career with our human nutrition/exercise science combined degree
  • Transfer to the Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics after two years or apply for the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Graduates will be eligible to apply for membership with the Nutrition Society of Australia.

Your career

This Human Nutrition program from Flinders University is designed to prepare you to deliver quality preventative nutritional practice within a wide range of settings including health education, health promotion and public health.

Potential occupations include:

  • consultant nutritionist
  • food company nutritionist
  • health promotion or project officer
  • sports nutrition consultant
  • research nutritionist.

Potential employers include:

  • local and state government
  • non-government organisations
  • corporations (research and development)
  • community-based services
  • health-related businesses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Writing for Digital Environments 
  • Health: A Psychological Perspective 
  • Telehealth and Communications  
  • Integrative Human Physiology   
  • Nutrition and the Ageing Population   
  • The Psychology of Surviving and Thriving 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


108 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 069219M  

  • The minimum entry requirement is comparable to an ATAR of 65, please note that some Flinders programs require higher than a comparable ATAR of 65. For further information please see the individual requirements for programs on the course listings.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38000 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    8094 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8094 AUD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 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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