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HSN702 - Lifespan Nutrition

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

Lynn Riddell

Prerequisite:HSN701 recommended
Incompatible with: HSN202
Contact hours:

All content available in Cloud (online)

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 provides students with an overview of nutrition needs across the lifespan and the physiological basis for these needs. Nutritional issues relevant to the stages of pregnancy, lactation, foetal development, infancy, childhood and ageing will be covered and potential intervention strategies identified.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Individual assignment (1800 words, 1 minute oral presentation) 40%

Assessment task 2: Three cloud (online) multiple-choice tests (5% each) 15%

Assessment task 3: Learning plan reflection (500 words) 5%

Assessment task 4: Examination (2 hours) 40%

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