Health

Bachelor of Nutrition

Cricos Code: 090268D

Get on board the growing demand for nutritionists, and experience a career that makes a real difference to people’s lives. Food, nutrition and health are fundamental to wellbeing at every stage of life. Learn how to make improvements to individuals, communities and entire populations, and make a meaningful difference.

This course is delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd, ABN 99 154 937 005, RTO 41343, CRICOS 03389E.

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Key Information

Where can I study
Where can I study

Also available online

Start Dates

Next intake is on 07 Jan 19

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Workload

10 hours per subject, per week – whenever it suits you.

Course Duration

Full time: 3 years

Part time: Options available

Study At Torrens

It’s study that suits you, with flexible online delivery combined with a welcoming, supportive environment. Learn from real industry professionals and build real industry networks.

SET FOR SUCCESS
At Torrens we focus on your future career. Our teachers are industry professionals and our Success Coaches work closely with students. You’ll have guidance to navigate studying, build personal and professional skills and work towards your dream career.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
You’ll have a variety of career outcomes when you study nutrition, including:
  • Public health agencies
  • Private nutritional advice (non TGA licensed)
  • Health promotion
  • Education
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INNOVATIVE LEARNING
This course is delivered fully online, allowing you to study anywhere, anytime. And our ‘Flipped Classroom’ method means you learn in a meaningful way. Not by listening passively, but by doing: interactive exercises where you apply what you learn.
"Online suited me well as I could adapt my study hours to suit my schedule"
- CASSIE WINTER, Graduate of Bachelor of Nutrition
"While studying, I volunteered with Oz Harvest in their nest program. Fast-forward 15 months and they hired me to manage the program!"
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Course Overview

WHAT TO EXPECT

You’re already interested in health and nutrition and love to get to the bottom of complex concepts. We’ll provide all the in-depth knowledge you need to make a positive difference to people and society.
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. Because we’re about Degrees That Work, you’ll gain real industry skills which means you'll graduate ready for the workforce.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Health program analysis and creation
  • Nutritional needs – local and global

What you will study

Let’s get to the nitty gritty. You’ll need to complete eight core subjects, eight elective subjects and eight specialism subjects.

How will you study

Fit everything in with flexible online options and study when it suits you.

PERSONALISE YOUR COURSE
We also offer flexible study pathways to suit your needs and your lifestyle.

How much

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for personalised advice, just ask.

Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?
PAYMENT OPTIONS
  1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, BPAY, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
  2. Full or partial payment via FEE-HELP Government Assistance (domestic students only)
FEE HELP
Eligible students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income
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SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
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Check the Domestic Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences.
Check the International Course Fee Schedule for the cost of your course. Fees for each trimester must be paid before the trimester commences. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended option however the fully online option is available for offshore international students.
HOW CAN I PAY?

Can I Apply

Before you get started with your course application, check you meet all the requirements listed below.

Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60 or equivalent OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry
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Special Requirements Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success
This includes, but is not limited to:
  • An Australian secondary education qualification, or equivalent
  • A completed or partly completed qualification at AQF level 6 (associate degree) or above
  • A completed Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification at AQF Level 4 (Certificate IV) or above
  • A Special Tertiary Admission Test (STAT) percentile rank or equivalent.
This course is only available to study online by students who do not require an Australian student visa.
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0, with no sub score less than 5.5
Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60 or equivalent OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry
View other relevant course information including admissions criteria
Special Requirements Demonstrated ability to undertake study at the required level:
  • broadly relevant work experience (documented e.g. CV), demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success; OR
  • formal, informal or non-formal study, completed or partially completed, demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success OR
  • written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospect of success
This includes, but is not limited to:
  • An Australian secondary education qualification, or equivalent
  • A completed or partly completed qualification at AQF level 6 (associate degree) or above
  • A completed Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification at AQF Level 4 (Certificate IV) or above
  • A Special Tertiary Admission Test (STAT) percentile rank or equivalent.
This course is only available to study online by students who do not require an Australian student visa.
Approved English tests include:
  • IELTS 6.0, with no sub score less than 5.5

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
We prepare international students with the skills and knowledge to be employment-ready, communicate and collaborate with diverse cultures and graduate with a perspective to gain global learning experiences.
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