- Introducing the discipline public health nutrition
- Nutritional profile of Australians
- National health priority areas
- Target groups for public health nutrition programs lifecycle and vulnerable groups
- Public health nutrition policy and strategies
In order to enrol in this subject, you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
No special requirements
Assesses the principles that contribute to public health nutrition as an important emerging discipline. Identifies the key principles for the prevention and promotion of the nutritional status of populations with an emphasis on national health priority areas and vulnerable groups.
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- Research Review Briefs (30%)
- Position Paper (30%)
- Invigilated Exam (40%)
Textbook information is pending.
Master of Public Health
- Stream - Health Policy and Management
- Stream - Health Promotion
- Stream - Applied Epidemiology and Biostatistics