Applied Health Nutrition

Unit set code: HMIATN | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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This minor uses student-centred learning activities to develop an interdisciplinary knowledge of nutrition as related to health, wellness and illness and their determinants. Through the use of case-based learning opportunities, students gain practical skills related to application and interpretation of evidence-based nutrition knowledge within the scope of practice in their chosen career.

Unit set structure

For a minor study students must complete forty-eight (48) credit points of study, comprising: Four (4) Specialist Area units.

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