Educate and nourish a healthier society
Why study nutrition online
Discover the ingredients to a satisfying career in food and nutrition. Enjoy nutritionist careers in food policy, community health, sports nutrition, product development and consumer education.
Courses in nutrition cover biosciences, food science, food skills, and the health aspects of nutrition. Learn how to help people help themselves. Share a healthy future.
Why study online through OUA?
Find the right course for you
We can guide you in your selection from 290+ degrees, and 1,570+ subjects, from leading Australian unis.
Start studying, regardless of history
We offer single undergraduate subjects from full degrees without any entry requirements.
Gain credit towards your degree
Apply for credit for past study, or your work experience, and finish faster.
Graduate with a degree from a leading uni
Enrol through us, and graduate with exactly the same university degree as on-campus students.
Feel supported from start to finish
Our student advisors can guide you in the right direction and help with your enrolment.
A better world, one meal at a timeAnna's Bachelor will qualify her to become a nutritionist, but she plans to take it further into study of dietetics.
Christina’s Story – A Food and Nutrition Degree from La Trobe UniversityChristina’s found a passion for food and nutrition studies.
Feeding our children healthy habitsHelp children and the wider community to make healthier food choices.
Meet the nutritionistZana—a real-life nutritionist—talks about her career in health and nutrition.
Get going with OUA
Compare and apply
We’ll help you find the right course for you. Our student advisors are ready to answer your questions.
Work out your finances
During your enrolment, we’ll offer you the option to pay upfront in full, or defer your payment using a student loan. Remember to look into income tax deductions for course fees and study-related expenses.
Get credit for your success
We won’t let your hard work go unrecognised. Choose to take a single subject, or combine your work as part of a degree.