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Nutrition Major


Provides students with foundational knowledge that will complement their studies in another discipline, so that they can work in the community in health promotional roles.





Mount Lawley

South West (Bunbury)


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Major details



Unit Code Unit Title Credit Points
NUT1111Food and Nutrients15
NUT1121Human Nutrition15
NUT2210Nutrition in the Life Cycle15
NUT2220Nutritional Assessment15
NUT3215Exercise Nutrition15
NUT3221Community Nutrition15
NUT3231Food Habits and Trends15
NUT3241Controversies in Nutrition15

Possible future job titles

Community Nutritionist, Health Promotion Nutritionist, Health Care Nutritionist, Research Nutritionist, Child Health Nutritionist, Health Promotion Officer, Healthy Lifestyle Coordinator, Community Health Officer, Aged Care Nutritionist

This Major can be studied in the following courses

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