Health

Bachelor of Nutrition

What is a Bachelor of Nutrition?

Get on board the growing demand for nutritionists, and experience a career that makes a real difference to people’s lives. This bachelor degree is ideal for people who want to learn about the nutritional needs of the human body both in good health and in illness at the individual, community and population level. You will learn how to critically analyse, develop, implement and evaluate nutrition intervention programs that address nutritional issues.

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

Available Online

Start Dates

Next intake is on 16 Sep 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

Why 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:
    • Nutritionist
    • Public Health Nutritionist
    • Health promotion officer
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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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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 allowing you to gain real industry skills which means you'll graduate ready for the workforce.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Health science & human nutrition
  • Lifespan nutrition
  • Community and public health nutrition
  • Health promotion, advocacy and disease prevention
  • Nutrition program planning, implementation and evaluation
  • Food science, systems and policy

What you'll study

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

HOW YOU'LL STUDY

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

PERSONALISE YOUR COURSE

Reach your long-term career goals through courses that are a pathway to our master’s degrees.

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
If you are an eligible student you may choose to defer some, or all, of your tuition fees through FEE-HELP. And as we are a university you can also take advantage of no loan fees on FEE-HELP when you study with us.
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SCHOLARSHIPS
Talented student? Apply for a scholarship, with options for school leavers, post graduates and more.
VIEW SCHOLARSHIPS
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.

ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60 or equivalent OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry.
APPLYING FOR THE ADELAIDE CAMPUS
If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health/ Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. Visit http://www.satac.edu.au/undergraduate to apply.
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.
Assistance for Adelaide Applications If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries.
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
This course is only available to study online by students who do not require an Australian student visa.
APPROVED ENGLISH TESTS INCLUDE:
  • CAE 57
  • IELTS 6.0, with no subscore less than 5.5
  • PTE 58
  • TOEFL 78
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
Year 12 or equivalent with ATAR 60 or equivalent OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry.
APPLYING FOR THE ADELAIDE CAMPUS
If you are applying to study the (Bachelor of Applied Public Health/ Bachelor of Business/ Bachelor of Business (Sport)/Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Media Design) at our Adelaide campus, you’ll need to complete a SATAC application. This is not required for online or postgraduate students. Visit http://www.satac.edu.au/undergraduate to apply.
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.
Assistance for Adelaide Applications If you need help with your application, call 1300 575 803 or email enquiries@tua.edu.au. If you need help from SATAC, visit www.satac.edu.au/enquiries.
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
This course is only available to study online by students who do not require an Australian student visa.
APPROVED ENGLISH TESTS INCLUDE:
  • CAE 57
  • IELTS 6.0, with no subscore less than 5.5
  • PTE 58
  • TOEFL 78

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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. Learn more

MORE INFORMATION

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