Master of Nutrition and Dietetics

Edith Cowan University - ECU

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Overview

Masters Degree
Perth
2.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

A pathway to the profession of dietetics, this coursework Masters integrates theoretical and practical components across clinical dietetics, food service, community and public health and research.

Students are trained to understand and interpret nutrition science, assess nutritional needs, conduct research and give dietary advice for general health and specialised requirements, including medical conditions and improved performance.

Graduates are eligible to become full members of the Dietitians Association of Australia and join the Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) Program. APD is the only credential recognised in Australia by the government and many private health insurers.
Placements

Students are required to undertake clinical, community and food service placements in the final semester of the course. Students who have a gap of 18 months or...

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Careers

Graduates can work across a variety of areas such as clinical patient care, community nutrition and public health, institutional food service, food industry,...

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