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HSN752 - Professional Dietetic Practice

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:


Cohort rule:

This unit is only available to students enrolled in H718 Master of Dietetics

Unit chair:

Paige van der Pligt


HSN740 and HSN744



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

8 days of seminars and presentations spread throughout the trimester. Seminars, placements and assessment tasks may take place outside of Deakin University teaching periods.


This unit exposes students to specialist seminars in a range of professional dietetic areas. The student will develop an educational resource for use in the clinical setting. Students will also undertake a professional development process in an area of dietetic interest and career planning as they prepare to enter the dietetic workforce.


Assessment task 1: Multiple choice questionnaire 10%

Assessment task 2: Group educational resource (written report (2000 words) 25%, oral presentation 15%) 40%

Assessment task 3: Professional Development Assignment (5 x portfolio artefacts submission, approximately 2200 words plus resume development - Artefact 1 7.5%, Artefact 2 5%, Artefact 3 12.5%, Artefact 4 17.5%, Artefact 5 7.5%) 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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