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HSN302 - Population Nutrition

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Alison Spence

Prerequisite:HSN202
Incompatible with:

HSN705

Contact hours:

This unit is offered through CloudDeakin only; there will be no face to face teaching.

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit deals with the application of nutrition and behavioural approaches to the prevention and amelioration of population health problems. Topics include: key concepts, goals and initiatives in public health nutrition, nutritional deficiencies and over consumption; food insecurity and disadvantaged populations; and food sustainability.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Individual assignment (2000 words) 50%

Assessment task 2: Five cloud (online) multiple choice/short answer tests (3% each) 15%

Assessment task 3: Examination (1.5 hours) 35%

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