Charles Sturt University
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3 years full time; 6 years part time
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Get insight into the fascinating ways that food and health are intimately linked with this online Bachelor of Health Science (Food and Nutrition) from Charles Sturt University. This far-reaching qualification explores how we produce, consume and process food, providing insight into one of the most fundamental aspects of our society.
Follow your passion and interests into a career that lets you choose your own adventure. This course is designed to develop your understanding of food and nutrition across a range of health, education, industrial and research areas. Food and nutrition play a key role in individual and community wellbeing, with many perspectives to explore.
You'll look at the social, cultural, technical, environmental, economic and political factors that influence food habits, diet and lifestyle. The course examines the way food is produced, food consumption trends, attitudes to food and health, food supply, policy and ecological issues.
Ready to start your new career but don't want to give up your life? Why not fit your studies around your work and personal commitments? With online classes, you can work at your own pace to a schedule that suits you. Why wait?
Study Health Science at Charles Sturt University
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
In this nutrition course, subjects you may study include:
CSU offers a range of student support services, academic learning support and skills development for all its distance education students. Studying with CSU, you will have access to your online subjects, Student Services, the CSU Library, forums and your exam results through student.csu, a personalised online portal.
You will also have entry into CSU Interact, a scholarly environment that connects students and staff online. Each subject you’re enrolled in will have its own subject site housed within CSU Interact, giving you access to learning content, tools and subject forums.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Bachelor of Health Science (Food and Nutrition) from Charles Sturt University.
You'll be eligible to apply to the Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA) for the qualification of Associate Nutritionist. Graduates are also eligible for membership of the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST).
Wondering where a career in nutrition could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Potential nutrition career outcomes include:
Charles Sturt University offers upfront payment for this course. Students who meet citizenship and residency requirements may be eligible for Government support, allowing you to defer part or all of your course fees.
Enquire now to find out more about your options.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).
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