The Nutrition Science program from University of Wollongong is designed to meet the prerequisite requirements for admission into the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics, which is required to be eligible for the credential of Accredited Practising Dietitian.
You will study the building blocks of nutrition: biochemistry, nutritional epidemiology, public health nutrition and physiology.
Why choose this course
- Working in health requires real-world practical skills and contemporary knowledge. At UOW we're committed to 'enquiry-based learning' that teaches you to constantly seek out knowledge, analyse it and apply it in your chosen profession.
- We integrate technology into all our learning and teaching to ensure that you graduate equipped to excel in a constantly changing and technologically advanced world.
The competencies for nutrition science set by the Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA) are met by the course. The course meets the requirements of the NSA for graduates to register as nutrition scientists, following 3 years of relevant work experience after graduation.
- Human Structure and Function
- Fundamental Concepts in Food and Nutrition
- Scientific Literacy
- Molecules, Cells and Organisms
- Healthy Ageing
- 36 months
- 72 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPublic Health Nutrition & Dietetics Health Administration View 169 other Bachelors in Public Health in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants need to have achieved the required score in a qualification equivalent to the completion of 13 years of schooling in Australia.
- In order to succeed in your chosen course, it is assumed you have completed relevant subjects in your senior high school studies or other relevant qualifications. This is particularly important for degrees which have a strong basis in Mathematics or Science.
- CRICOS: 083034C
International32928 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16464 AUD per semester during 36 months.
Commonwealth supported students are required to pay a student contribution amount towards the cost of their course.
Living costs for Wollongong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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