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HSN752 - Professional Dietetic Practice

Unit details

Year2016 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


HSN745 and HSN747

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

10 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: Cloud (online) multiple choice questions 10%
Assessment task 2: Group educational written report (2000 words) 25%
Assessment task 3: Group educational oral presentation 15%
Assessment task 4: 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

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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