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Gain the knowledge to transform lives

Top career paths by projected employment growth: 4


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Health & welfare service managers

21.8 %

Projected job growth to 2023

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Nutrition professionals

17.6 %

Projected job growth to 2023

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Health promotion professionals

11.3 %

Projected job growth to 2023

To learn more about what nutrition at Deakin has to offer, download our course guide below:

Your course options

Choose from our suite of postgraduate human nutrition courses. 

Graduate Certificate of Human Nutrition

Study nutrition in a broad context ranging from metabolic studies and food science to social and behavioural nutrition.

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Graduate Diploma of Human Nutrition

Explore topics such as nutritional physiology and biochemistry, nutritional requirements, food composition, and the social, cultural and economic aspects of nutrition.

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Master of Human Nutrition

Develop an advanced understanding of the role of nutrition and diet to work effectively as a nutritionist in a range of employment settings.

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How Deakin will help you succeed

  • Study that fits around you

    Learn what you want, when you want. With our great range of online tools and flexible delivery, you’re in control.

  • Collaborate and connect

    Our online learning tools enable a seamless study experience, allowing you to collaborate and connect with staff, mentors and peers without delay.

  • Dedicated support

    An experienced student success coach will connect with you regularly via Skype and email. They'll provide ongoing support to ensure your personal and professional development.

  • Bespoke classes for online

    Learning online means you’ll be learning with highly engaging, interactive and audio-visual content designed specifically to improve your learning experience.

  • Feel a part of the community

    With over 15,000 online students enrolled at Cloud Campus, you’re sure to find new friends and professional connections in a supportive environment.

  • Technology

    Deakin students have the highest satisfaction in IT resources of any university in Australia or New Zealand5. Join the university at the forefront of the digital world.

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Download the guide to learn more about:

  • Course overview
  • Entry requirements
  • How to apply
  • Career outcomes

Meet your support team

There are plenty of support services and resources available to all Deakin students. Whether you’re studying online or at one of our campuses, you’re fully supported – however and wherever you need it. 

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Career planners Get help preparing for your dream career from our Graduate Employment Division. Practise your interview skills, look for casual work and assess your career options while you study.

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Study mentors Our team of maths, writing and faculty mentors are all available during teaching periods via numerous channels including Skype, Facebook, phone and email.

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Counsellors Let our registered psychologists and social workers help you manage challenges you’re experiencing. If there’s something on your mind, no matter how big or small, we’re here to help.

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Our students are work-ready and confident on graduation thanks to practice-based and solution-oriented teaching.

Colin Bell
Associate Professor of Public Health