Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Sciences

Deakin University

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Overview

Bachelor Degree
Melbourne
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Learn about the fascinating role of food and nutrition in human health and disease prevention.

Today's emphasis on nutrition science has created a demand for qualified nutrition professionals. As a graduate of this course, you will find opportunities to work in careers requiring knowledge of food, nutrition and health. The course can be used as a pathway into the Master of Dietetics.

If you are interested in a career in the food industry, you can choose to undertake a food Innovation major sequence, which focuses on the innovative design of healthy foods to meet consumer wants which provides key knowledge and skills for employment as a food scientist in the food industry.

You may also choose to undertake an industry placement or volunteering elective unit to get hands-on experience while completing your degree.
Majors

Disability and Inclusion
Exercise Science
Family, Society and Health
Health Promotion
Physical Activity and Health
Psychology

Careers

After successfully completing this course you will be well prepared for careers requiring knowledge of nutrition, health, food analysis, sensory evaluation,...

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