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Nutrition & Dietetics

Staying healthy is not only about regular exercise and avoiding smoking. It's about how and what you eat or drink. Dietitians and Nutritionists help people improve their health and lifestyle by advising on dietary choices.

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Dietitians are public health experts in food and diet who understand how diet, nutrition, and supplements affect your body and your health.

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Scholarships recognise those whose life journey may have been challenging, as well as students who've shown outstanding academic excellence and endeavour.

A scholarship can help you realise your ambitions by paying for fees, text books and living expenses.

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  • Working with elite athletes

  • Graduate as an accredited practising dietician

  • Regular-fat dairy mythbusters


  • "Dietetics ticked all of the boxes"

    Anna Addison

    Master of Nutrition and Dietetics graduate

    Master of Nutrition and Dietetics graduate, Anna Addison talks about her role as a clinical dietician at Joondalup Health Campus, and the research project she completed as a student at ECU.

  • "ECU is definitely more hands-on"

    Shona Halleen

    Health Science (Nutrition major) graduate

    I have a passion for helping people and a passion for food, so putting them together comes into nutrition.

    ECU is definitely more hands-on, that was a big aspect of the course that I enjoyed.

    Being at ECU really opened my eyes to a whole new opportunity for where I can take my nutrition degree.

  • "Working with elite athletes"

    Jayde Sedgman

    Master of Nutrition and Dietetics graduate

    Master of Nutrition and Dietetics graduate, Jayde Sedgman talks about her role as a sports dietitian working with the Fremantle Football Club, and what she enjoyed about studying at ECU.

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