If you are equally passionate about nutrition and exercise as a career, we have designed a unique degree with you in mind.
The Bachelor of Human Nutrition, Bachelor of Exercise Science (combined degree) allows you to complete two degrees with only one year of extra study.
On completion of the four year combined degree, graduates may apply for registration as an Associate Nutritionist (ANutr) with the Nutrition Society of Australia (Inc) and eligible to apply for membership with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA).
Bachelor of Human Nutrition/Bachelor of Exercise Science
Duration: Four years full-time or part-time equivalent.
Study mode: On campus. Some online topics available.
ATAR: New in 2017
SATAC code: 234881
Bachelor of Human Nutrition
Bachelor of Exercise Science
The Bachelor of Human Nutrition, Bachelor of Exercise Science (combined degree) is designed to offer other pathways of study within Nutrition, Exercise Physiology, Medicine and Education.
Students will obtain the required prerequisites to apply for lateral transfer to the Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics on completion of two years (72 units).
Graduates will be eligible to apply for entry to either the research or coursework pathway of the Master of Nutrition and Dietetics. The course also provides a pathway to the Masters of Exercise Physiology, which leads to application for ESSA membership as an Accredited Exercise Physiologist.
Other options include graduate-entry teaching qualifications (e.g. Master of Teaching (Secondary), with a focus on a teaching role in nutrition and exercise and the Graduate Medical Program).
There are also graduate Public Health opportunities and the opportunity to continue into higher research degrees.
Some potential careers:
Potential employers include:
Continuation into postgraduate courses prepares you for additional careers as exercise physiologists, dietitians, medical doctors, specialised teachers and more.
All undergraduate applications are made through the South Australian Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC).