Federation University Australia

Bachelor of Food and Nutritional Science

Federation University Australia
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
3 yearsfull-time
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date
July

Why study this course

This in-depth degree covers everything from scientific study of raw food to marketing of the final product. On graduation, students can manage operations, develop new and better products and processes, and improve the efficiency and quality of food production. This degree will take students through all aspects of food, from the raw product to how it ends up on the store shelf. Students learn about food processing, product development and how to market food products online and around the world. They will focus on the importance of nutrition to human health, and explore the sociological and cultural issues relating to food, including quality of taste for consumers. This degree covers the food continuum from the raw product to the consumer, including food processing, product development, marketing and quality assurance. There is a focus on the nutritional implications of food composition and the importance of nutrition to human health, as well as sociological and cultural issues associated with food which impacts health.


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of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
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Roles related to this course: Nutritionist.

Recognition

Graduates will be eligible for membership with the Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AFIFST) and the Nutrition Society of Australia (NSA).

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; OR
  • Completion of a Certificate III or higher; OR
  • Previous higher education study

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Ballarat - Mt Helen
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Federation University Australia can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Federation University Australia's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Science have been employed in these roles:

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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Food and Nutritional Science
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Bachelor of Food and Nutrition ScienceFederation University Australia
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Course was great, just that I realised that I wanted to changd what I wanted to do, hence I changed course. But the course was detailed, teachers were great, and well supported at uni. Knew the expectations too
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
3.0
Assistance to help you find a job
4.0
Balance between theory and practical work
3.0
Transparency of course fees
5.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
5.0
Quality of online study portal
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Course content compared to what was expected
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Current and industry-relevant content
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Bachelor of Food and Nutritional Science

You may wish to discuss the following with Federation University Australia:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Food and Nutritional Science

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