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Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours), Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months


QUT has offered an industry accredited program for more than 40 years and is recognised for delivering job ready graduates who are in demandand securing competitive graduateemployment positions.

You will be taught by industry leaders with experience in areas including sports dietetics and Indigenous health. They hold senior positions on industry boards and councils, and many also lead projects and government initiatives to improve population health and nutrition. These close links with industry ensure your study is relevant and you will be prepared to meet the demands of the profession in a changing healthcare environment.

Gain hands-on experience providing nutrition assessments and dietary advice to real clients in QUT Health Clinics. Under the supervision of accredited dietitians, you will provide advice for the management of chronic disease, before and after surgery,eating disorders, food intolerance and allergies.

Work Integrated Learning will start in your first year of study and culminate in supervised professional placements in your final year. Placements are offered in a range of settings including hospitals, community health centres, catering institutions and correctional facilities. There are opportunities to travel, with the option to gain professional experience in rural and regional Australia, and overseas.


This course is accredited by the Dietitians Association of Australia and graduates are eligible to apply for the Accredited Practising Dietitian credential.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    384 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Chemistry for Health Sciences
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Interpersonal Processes and Skills
  • Food and Nutrition

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements

When you submit your application, you’ll need to include certified copies of:
  • award certificates
  • academic transcripts
  • formal identity papers, like your passport, national identity card, or student visa.

We accept test results from:

  • IELTS (Academic)
  • TOEFL iBT (internet-based)
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE)
  • Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE).

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Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    33400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33400 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National Applies to you

    33400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33400 AUD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Brisbane

  • 1402 - 2530 AUD/month
    Living Costs

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