Master of Human Nutrition
Learn the skills to work effectively as a nutritionist in a range of employment settings.
Deakin’s Master of Human Nutrition draws content from related disciplines such as food science, biochemistry, physiology, epidemiology, psychology, sociology and politics, and policy.
In this course, you will develop an advanced understanding of the role of nutrition and diet in the health of individuals and the population. You will also learn about the biological, social, and policy-related aspects of human nutrition along with skills to evaluate the findings of human nutrition studies and undertaking research.
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Minimum English Language Requirements
|English Level Description||IELTS (1.0 -9.0)||TOEFL IBT (0-120)||TOEFL CBT (0-300)||PTE (10-90)|
|Extremely Limited||< 4||< 31||< 93||< 30|
Job Opportunity Potential
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 organizations such as the food industry, state or local government community settings, state and federal health departments, NGOs with a nutrition focus, media, or the corporate sector.
Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria
The minimum entry requirement to this course is the completion of a three year Bachelor's degree or Postgraduate degree in a related discipline from an approved university or other educational institution OR completion of a Bachelor's Degree in any discipline PLUS two years of relevant work experience.
Mandatory student checks
Applicable only to students undertaking practicum units, who will, therefore, require a working with children check. Not mandatory for all students.
When you apply to Deakin, it’s important to attach all requested supporting documentation, otherwise, your application could be delayed or disallowed.
Remember, most documents need to be certified before you upload them, so give yourself plenty of time to get organized.
Examples of certified copies you’ll need to include:
- award certificates
- academic transcripts
- formal identity papers (e.g. your passport).
Documents in languages other than English will need to be translated. If you’re applying for a scholarship, please also check the specific supporting documents for that application.
- Course Code: H714
- Course Type: Online
- Course Level: Masters/PG Degree
- Duration: 01 Year 06 Month
Total Tuition Fee:
Annual Cost of Living: 21041 AUD
Application Fee: N/A
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