University of Canberra

Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition

University of Canberra

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Postgraduate
CRICOS: 00212K

The Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition provides students with the scientific background, specific knowledge and skills to address concepts and controversies relating to human nutrition, to identify the links between nutrition, health and disease at different stages of the lifecycle and to improve delivery of nutrition information.


12 credit points


  • Human nutrition

Standard entry requirements

  • Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: A completed bachelor degree in science, or related discipline (i.e. health or applied science)
  • A minimum of one unit in chemistry
  • A minimum of one unit in human biology
  • Second year degree level study in biochemistry (year-long)
  • Second year degree level study in human physiology (year-long).This course is not suitable for University of Canberra Bachelor of Human Nutrition graduates who should apply for a Masters level course. Admission to this course is competitive. Applications will be assessed on the basis of academic merit and the number of available places.

Study pathways

Subsumable into the Master of Nutrition and Master of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra Domestic: $22,300

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