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Undergraduate | USA-BIOL1054 | 2024

Foundations of Nutrition and Health

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Passionate about how foods fuel the body? Get an introduction to nutrition and health. Understand how nutrition can impact bodily and psychological outcomes. Design a balanced meal plan which complies with the Australian Guidelines to Healthy Eating.

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
10 weeks

Start dates

  • 01 Apr 2024
  • 16 Sept 2024
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Foundations of Nutrition and Health

About this subject

  • By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:

    1. Demonstrate knowledge of key areas and topics in nutrition and health.
    2. Demonstrate knowledge of research methodologies employed in nutrition and health studies.
    3. Find and interpret information relevant to nutrition and health with respect to its accuracy, reliability and relevance.
    4. Develop communication skills using different media for different audiences (professional, scientific and public).

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No entry requirements

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0.125 EFTSL

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