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Masters (Coursework)

Casuarina, Casuarina
Our Master of Dietetics is a graduate- entry degree that provides you with the knowledge and skills necessary to embark on a career path in the field of nutrition and dietetics.
Entry Requirements

Successful completion of a recognised bachelor degree or equivalent international qualification in a health-related field (inclusive of biomedical science, science, health sciences, nutrition, food science and exercise science);
Applicants must have attained a GPA of at least 5.00 in their bachelor degree;
A written statement detailing the following:

  • Why you are interested in the field of dietetics;
  • Your reasons for undertaking this course;
  • Any relevant work experience and skills.

The completion of specified units undertaken in prior qualifications. This must be evidenced in your transcripts along with unit outlines from the year study was undertaken. Pay close attention to the study order sequence of the units listed below.

  • 2 Chemistry units (0.25 EFTSL)
  • 2 Biochemistry units (0.25 EFTSL) studied after the completion of your chemistry units
  • 2 Human Biology units (0.25 EFTSL)
  • 2 Human Physiology units (0.25 ETFSL) studied after the completion of your human biology units
  • 2 Food and Nutrition Science units (0.25 EFTSL)

At CDU 0.25 EFTSL is equivalent to 20 credit points.

Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
Online, In person
Graduate Satisfaction
96.00%

Short course or microcredential

Parramatta
The Australian College of Nursing’s (ACN) National Immunisation Program for Healthcare Practitioners course is based on the National Immunisation Education Framework for Health Professionals (2017) and has been accredited by the ANMAC subsidiary Health Education Services Australia (HESA) to deliver this course. HESA is the National body for health education accreditation and ACN is the first institution to have its Immunisation course accredited.
Duration
Flexible, self-paced (a minimum of 21 days up to a maximum of 120 days)
Study Mode
Online

Masters (Coursework)

Casuarina, Casuarina
The Master of Nutrition is a graduate- entry degree that qualifies you to work as a nutritionist and pursue a diverse career in health, focusing on how food and nutrition impacts the health and wellbeing of individuals, families, communities and populations.
Entry Requirements

Successful completion of a recognised bachelor degree or equivalent international qualification with at least a credit average (GPA of 5.00).

Duration
2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
Online, In person
Graduate Satisfaction
96.00%

Masters (Coursework)

Perth
Dietetics involves the study of those medical aspects of disease which have a dietary component in prevention or treatment.
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person, Online
International Tuition Fees
$10,700 per year / $25,275 total
Graduate Satisfaction
86.00%

Masters (Coursework)

Camperdown/Darlington
The two-year course builds on major concepts from the study of human biochemistry and physiology to discuss the roles of nutrients, nutritional contents of food and diet in health and disease. It covers all the content and skills needed for you to become a career-ready professional.
Entry Requirements

 

Admission to the degree requires a Bachelor of Science degree with a credit average.

The applicant must also have successfully completed the following prerequisite units of study within the last 10 years:

  • 12 credit points of junior chemistry, or equivalent; and
  • 12 credit points of junior human biology, or equivalent; and
  • 12 credit points of intermediate or senior Biochemistry and/or Molecular Biology, or equivalent; and
  • 12 credit points of intermediate or senior Human Physiology, or equivalent; and
  • 6 credit points of intermediate or senior Nutrition Science, or equivalent; and
  • 6 credit points of intermediate or senior Food Science, or equivalent.
Intake Months
Feb
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Tuition Fees
$30,000 total
Graduate Satisfaction
81.20%

Masters (Coursework)

North Sydney, Melbourne
The Master of Dietetic Practice is a 2-year full-time program. Dietetic Practice is the application of the science of food and nutrition across a range of domains to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities, and populations.
Entry Requirements

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed the following prerequisites:

A. ACU's Bachelor of Nutrition Science which includes completion of the ACU units NUTR404 Advanced Culinary Nutrition Science and NUTR405 Foods for Special Diets, AND one of the following:

i. a grade point average (GPA) of at least 4.6 on the ACU 7 point scale; or

ii. evidence of relevant industry experience for at least one year post-Bachelor graduation.

OR

B. A Bachelor degree in Nutrition (or equivalent) which includes the equivalent of one full-time half year of study (4 study units or equivalent) in:

i. Chemistry followed by Biochemistry; and

ii. Human Biology and Human Physiology; and

iii. Food and Human Nutrition Science, which must include foundation nutrition, nutrition through the lifespan, food science, and the role of diet in the development and management of chronic disease;

AND one of the following:

a. a grade point average (GPA) of at least 4.6 on the ACU 7 point scale; or

b. evidence of relevant industry experience for at least one year post-Bachelor graduation.

Disclaimer: The course entry requirements above are for 2022 Admission.

Intake Months
Feb, Aug
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person, Online
Graduate Satisfaction
86.40%

Graduate Certificate

Main Campus
Intake Months
Jan, May, Sep
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
76.90%

Masters (Coursework)

Main Campus
Intake Months
Jan, May, Sep
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
76.90%

Graduate Diploma

Main Campus
Intake Months
Jan, May, Sep
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
76.90%

Masters (Coursework)

Melbourne
The Master of Dietetic Practice is a two-year full-time degree that aims to give students with a relevant undergraduate degree the opportunity to obtain a professional qualification as a dietitian.
Intake Months
Feb
Duration
2 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Domestic Tuition Fees
$40,600 per year / $81,200 total
International Tuition Fees
$43,600 per year / $87,200 total
Graduate Satisfaction
85.60%

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