This course explores the theories of learning, social
marketing and behaviour change allowing students to integrate the evidence for
practice in communication about nutrition and food science.
Cultural, social, political, economic and environmental
influences of food intake and the resultant effect on nutrition and the health
status of all Australians and on the environment. Research skills in
identifying, appraising, discussing, summarising the body of evidence. Common
hierarchies for research evidence in quantitative and qualitative research.
Translating nutrition and food science information for the public. Theories of
social marketing, learning behaviour and change. Communicating nutrition and
food science via verbal, digital and written means to different audiences in
the community. Core knowledge of foods consumed by all Australians highlighting diverse cultural groups.
Students to choose from one of the above groups for the pre-requisites.
|INTERNAL, CITY EAST
||3 hours x 13 weeks
||2 hours x 13 weeks
Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.
|INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are
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