Bachelor of Nutrition
Torrens University Australia - Online

Course outline

The Bachelor of Nutrition teaches you about the nutritional needs of the human body in good health and illness. It covers nutritional wellbeing at the individual, community and population level. This degree in nutrition teaches how to critically analyse, develop, coordinate, implement and evaluate nutrition intervention programs that address health and wellbeing concerns.

Throughout the course, you’ll learn how to critically analyse, develop, implement and evaluate nutrition intervention programs that address nutritional issues. Throughout the course you’ll get a solid understanding in anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, nutritional policy, diet and disease. You’ll also study specialist subjects like public health nutrition and a special populations project, allowing you to gain valuable industry skills.

Area of study:

Biological Foundations

Human Nutrition

Nutrition and Society

Human Structure & Physiology

Evidence-based Practice

Lifespan Nutrition

Industry partners and work placements:

Work placements and Work-Integrated learning programs provide a valuable resource for you to develop hands-on practical experience to ensure you graduate confident and job-ready. At Torrens University Australia, we are proud of our network of partners and always welcome new opportunities to build new relationships.

Work placement hours :Eight hours observational placement during the final year Special Populations Project

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Fee notes

FEE-HELP available for eligible students.

Prerequisites

Applicant must have completed Year 12 or equivalent

Additional entry requirements

Completed Year 12 or equivalent. Other admission pathways are available to applicants.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Career opportunities

The Bachelor of Nutrition leverages graduates for a role in promoting nutritional wellbeing. There is an increasing demand for skilled and certified nutritionists for roles in health settings such as hospitals, health clinics and aged care facilities, or take a role in promoting nutritional health and wellbeing across various media.

Career paths:

Public Health Nutritionist

Health Promotion Officer

Nutrition Consultant and Advisor

Health and Nutrition Communication Officer

Quality and Nutrition Coordinator

Community Development Officer

Course Code
031233
Start Date



Offer rounds
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Fee
fee/$20120(first year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 4-6 years Part time

Location
Brisbane