Biomedical Nutrition

Unit set code: HMIBNU | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Discipline Minor
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After developing a solid grounding in science, this group of units allows students to pursue a minor in Biomedical Nutrition. This minor is a prerequisite for entry into a dietetics postgraduate program as well as meeting a biochemistry requirement for VIT Chemistry teaching.

Unit set structure

For a minor study students must complete forty-eight (48) credit points of study, comprising:

Four (4) Specialist Area units.

What is a unit?

A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

As part of a course

This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):

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