Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics (Honours)

Griffith University

The study of nutrition and dietetics focuses on the food we eat in relation to the treatment and prevention of a range of important diseases. Students in this program will initially study fundamental health sciences (e.g. anatomy, physiology, biochemistry) before completing more advanced study of human nutrition. The final stage of the program involves practicum placements in hospitals and other health facilities. This program prepares students at the appropriate tertiary level to meet Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA) national competency standards for entry into the profession as a dietitian. Students who graduate from this program will be able establish careers in either clinical, public health or food service nutrition. Increased graduate opportunities exist for private practitioners with the recent introduction of Medicare items for services provided to patients with chronic disease and within the corporate nutrition sector. This program is available to students who have met the specified progression requirements to undertake Honours.

Course Fee:

International: $134,000

Entry Requirements:

Year 1, 2 and Year 3/Tri 1 of Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics with 5.0 GPA

Subjects you can Study:

Anatomy and Physiology Systems I; Anatomy and Physiology Systems II; Cells, Tissues and Regulation; Chemistry of Biological Systems I; Chemistry of Biological Systems II; Communication and Counselling in Dietetics; Community and Public Health Nutrition; Community and Public Health Nutrition Practicum; Food Science; Food Service Management; Food Service Management Practicum; Food, Society and the Nutrition Workforce; Genes and Disease; Health Challenges for the 21st Century; Honours Dissertation; Integrated Systems Physiology; Interpersonal Skills; Medical Nutrition Therapy 1; Medical Nutrition Therapy 2; Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum; Metabolism; Needs Assessment, Program Planning and Evaluation; Nutrition; Nutrition Education; Pathophysiology; Pharmacology; Public Health Research Methods; Structural Biochemistry

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Dietitian, Nutritionist,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info No Full time 4 years
Gold Coast No info Full time 4 years
Griffith University offer more than 350 qualifications across 5 campuses in Queensland. Griffith University serves more than 40,000 students. Approximately half of Griffith students study full-time and on-campus.

Provider CRICOS: 00233E

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