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Study Nutrition With Us

The study of human nutrition covers all the areas that have an impact on health as influenced by food. It involves:

  • knowledge of food and food products as sources of nutrients
  • nutrition for health throughout life
  • international nutrition - developing countries
  • food for sports performance
  • nutrition for health and disease
  • nutrient requirements
  • the digestion and absorption of food and the metabolism of nutrients
  • the management of foodservice

Nutrition as an Undergraduate

The three specific Undergraduate Degrees you can enrol in include:

  • BSc Majoring in Human Nutrition
  • BAppSc Sport and Exercise Nutrition
  • BBiomedSc Nutrition and Metabolism in Human Health

Nutrition as a Postgraduate

As a Postgraduate Student there are a number of options to choose from that focus in Human Nutrition. These range from a Diploma for Graduates through to a Doctor of Philosophy.

Find out more about the postgraduate opportunities and potential research projects in Human Nutrition.

Distance Learning

We offer distance-learning opportunities for New Zealand-resident professionals in the healthcare and education sectors without a background in human nutrition, but with a strong background in biological or health sciences.

Find out more about distance learning.

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Information regarding Scholarships
Information for International Students