Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine)

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Course Outline

How Can I Study?

Study Mode

Full time (3 years)

On Campus

All subjects offered on campus.*

*On campus subjects are offered in line with the class Viability Policy.  History of Healing is offered online only.

Online

Selected subjects offered online meeting industry requirements.

Clinical

Clinic subjects must be studied at an Endeavour College Wellness Clinic.

Where Can I Study?

This course is available at the following campuses:

  • Brisbane
  • Sydney
  • Melbourne
  • Adelaide
  • Gold Coast
  • Perth
Entry Requirements (Domestic)

Year 12 or equivalent (OP/ATAR score not required)

Mature age students (21 years or over) who have not completed Year 12 and who have relevant study, work and / or life experience that indicates they would be able to manage the level of coursework required. 

Evidence requested may include a curriculum vitae (CV) that documents broadly relevant work experience, professional references, evidence of informal or non-formal study that is completed or partially completed, or a written submission demonstrating they are a reasonable prospect for success.

All students in clinical degrees must obtain a valid and current first aid certificate and relevant State Working with Children check, which may include a criminal history check in some states.

Speakers of English as a second language are required to provide evidence of English proficiency equivalent to a level 7.0 (IELTS) prior to admission to this course

Start Dates

Next Campus Intake

9 March 2020.
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Online

We also offer monthy intakes for online subjects. View Calendar

Fees & Financial Assistance

FEE-HELP available.

The course may also be self-funded.

International Students

This course can be studied full-time by international students at the following campuses:

  • Brisbane
  • Sydney
  • Melbourne
  • Gold Coast
  • Perth

For more information on entry requirements for international students, please visit this page.

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Clinical nutritionists integrate traditional food wisdom and current scientific evidence to motivate individuals and communities to eat well and live healthier lives.

The Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine) is supported by a strong underpinning of biological and social sciences subjects. Your studies broaden throughout the degree to include nutritional biochemistry, weight management, clinical nutrition, dietary planning, sports nutrition, nutritional physiology research and public health nutrition. These theories and concepts are put into practice through developing clinical skills and clinical experience in Endeavour's Wellnation Clinics.

Graduate Nutritionists may choose to enter clinical practice, either in private practice or in an integrative or other healthcare settings. Nutritionists are also entering industry based roles in areas such as product development, education, corporate health and nutraceutical sales and marketing.

This degree does not meet the professional accreditation requirements of the Dietitian's Association of Australia (DAA) for graduates to practice as an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD).

Online Study

Endeavour College offers the flexibility to study some of your subjects online. With the support of an online tutor and a robust Learning Management System that can be accessed at any time of the day, you can fit study around your work and personal commitments.

Online study offers:

  • Flexibility of study in both time and location
  • All course material is available online
  • Dedicated online tutor
  • Ability to book one-on-one consultations

Check the course structure below to see which subjects are available online.

Please note that volume of online study may be restricted depending on visa conditions if you are an international student.

Watch: Students, alumni & academics discuss studying Nutritional Medicine at Endeavour.

Course Structure

View the subjects in the current Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine) course structure.

Code Subject Title Online Campus Outline

Practitioner Focussed

Endeavour College students are some of the most prepared in Australia to enter clinical practice.

As you progress through your Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine), you will gain significant clinical experience at Endeavour College's on-campus teaching clinics under supervision of academics.

You will develop and hone your skills to run or work within a successful clinic, including patient assessment & management, patient recruitment & continuity of care, customer service and dispensary management.

Educational Pathways

If you have fully or partially completed a qualification with another provider (either at a Higher Education or Vocational Education and Training level), you may receive advanced standing towards your Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine) degree via our Educational Pathways process.

Endeavour is one of the very few institutions in Australia that maps individual subjects into each of our degree programs. We created the Articulation Abacus to provide a visual interpretation of calculating educational credit points, so you can see how close to gaining a degree you really are.

Watch: The Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine) contains more than 40% of clinical or practical subjects.

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Career Pathways

Employment prospects for natural health practitioners are tipped to grow very strongly up to 2017, according to respected federal government initiative Job Outlook. The Complementary Healthcare Council of Australia backed this trend, with the majority of its members predicting industry growth over the next three years.

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Professional Associations

Graduates of the Bachelor of Health Science (Nutritional and Dietetic Medicine) may apply for membership with the following professional associations.

Please note: Graduates are eligible to practise as a Nutritionist and seek membership with the professional associations listed below. This degree does not meet the professional accreditation requirements of the Dietitian's Association of Australia (DAA) for graduates to practice as an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD).