Health

Diploma of Nutrition

WHAT IS A DIPLOMA OF NUTRITION?

Grow your nutrition knowledge, learning from the industry’s best practitioners, with a course designed to fit your nutrition journey. This course is the first step to a fulfilling career in nutritional health & wellness. It’s a knowledge injection for those already working in fitness, health or wellness. Or it’s a wealth of insight for those with a personal interest. Better knowledge, better health, better career options: it all adds up.

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 17 Feb 2020

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Workload

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

Course Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: Options available

Why Study At Torrens

Its study that suits you, with flexible online delivery taught by leading industry experienced lecturers, to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to achieve your career goals.

ACCELERATE YOUR SUCCESS

Online, Anytime and Anywhere. We offer you a trimester based system, giving you an opportunity to start your course when it suits you and completing it faster. Additionally, your success coach will focus on improving your employability and how you can use your unique strengths to get ahead of the competition.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU GRADUATE?
You will gain the skills and knowledge required to begin a fulfilling career in a range of careers such as:
  • Nutritional advisor
  • Weight-loss advisor
  • Pharmacy assistant
  • Retail sales
  • Sales and marketing for health-related pharmaceutical companies
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BE PART OF A LOCAL AND GLOBAL COMMUNITY
You will build strong connections with your peers and lecturers. In addition to your online community, you will be part of a larger network. Torrens is part of the Laureate International Universities. Making our students part of the largest network of higher-education institutions in the world!

"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 naturally curious about nutrition and health science and want to know more. We’ll quench your thirst for knowledge and help you make a positive difference at work and at home. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of how nutrition impacts health. Explore the full spectrum of human anatomy, physiology and chemistry, and how they relate to human nutrition, digestion and metabolism.
Learning Outcomes:
  • Nutritional evaluation and advice
  • Nutrition and health science
  • Nutritional solutions in human development, health and fitness
  • Application of nutritional science

HOW YOU'LL STUDY

You choose your workload, when and where you study, with flexible online option to fit your busy

PERSONALISE YOUR COURSE

We also offer flexible study pathways to suit your needs and your lifestyle.
Reach your long-term career goals through courses that are a pathway to bachelor or master’s degrees.

HOW MUCH

Find out more about course fees and financial support – and for person- alised 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.

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.
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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.
VIEW FEE HELP OPTIONS
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.
HOW CAN I PAY?
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 or speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry.
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.
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 5.5 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5 PTE 58 TOEFL 78
ADMISSIONS CRITERIA
Year 12 or equivalent or speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry.
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.
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 5.5 (Academic) with no skills band less than 5.5 PTE 58 TOEFL 78

Ready To Apply

Applying to Torrens is easy. Pick your start date, decide how you’d like to study, then apply online or give us a call and we’ll do it for you.

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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