HSN702 - Lifespan Nutrition
|Year||2017 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)|
H511, H517 and H714 students: enrol via Cloud (online) mode.
H748 students: enrol via Campus mode at Burwood (Melbourne).
All other students: contact your enrolment officer to discuss enrolling via Campus mode at Burwood (Melbourne).
H511, H517 and H714 students: Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
H748 students: 1 hour seminar every second week, starting in the first week of trimester.
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 task 1: Individual assignment (1800 words, 1 minute oral presentation) 40%
Assessment task 2: Learning plan reflection (500 words) 5%
Assessment task 3: Three cloud (online) multiple-choice tests (5% each) 15%
Assessment task 4: Examination (2 hours) 40%
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