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Area/Catalogue
HLTH 2035

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Fully Online
Yes

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Course ID
163184

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Unit Value
4.5

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UniSA Online Elective Course
No

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Timetable/s

2018 timetable due for release in October.

Course aim

To develop an understanding of the relationship between diet, nutrition, exercise and health and on completion be able to provide general advice to apparently healthy clients.

Course content

Nutrient sufficiency and planning a healthy diet against dietary guidelines.

The role of macronutrients, micronutrients and dietary fibre for human health including key food sources, fat and use in the body.

Energy concepts including energy balance; weight control; and obesity.

Nutrition and relationships with chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

Textbooks

Nil

Prerequisites

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BIOL 1052 UO Foundations of Human Biology 1
BIOL 1053 UO Foundations of Human Biology 2
BIOL 1054 UO Foundations of Nutrition and Health

Students are only required to have one of the above courses for their prerequisite.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching Method

Component Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Online 10 weeks x N/A

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
EXTERNAL, UNISA ONLINE, ONLINE
Portfolio NA 60% NA
Assignment 2000 40% NA

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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