Medical Nutrition Therapy 1 (3101AHS)

Medical Nutrition Therapy is the evidence-based process used by Dietitians to treat nutrition-related problems in individuals. The course starts by describing the principles of evidence-based research and how they are applied to Medical Nutrition Therapy. The course covers applications in chronic disease and malnutrition. The main areas encountered in dietetics (including adult weight management, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, and malnutrition screening and assessment) are covered in the course through lectures and tutorials including case presentations. This course forms the foundation for Medical Nutrition Therapy 2, which completes the coverage of disease states encountered by dietitians, particularly in the hospital inpatient setting. Pre-requisites: 2220AHS Food Science, 2011MSC Metabolism, 2002MSC Pathophysiology, 2012AHS Integrated Systems Physiology, 2008MSC Structural Biochemistry Co-requisites: 3104AHS Nutrition Education. Restricted to students enrolled in 1355 Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1

Course Attributes

Restricted: Course must be listed in Program

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022
Students are required to be available on Fridays for Nutrition & Dietetics fieldwork activities (ie placements, simulations, practical assessments). Please enrol into Friday classes for both 3101AHS and 3104AHS ¿ the week to week timetable is scheduled by Nutrition & Dietetics team to ensure no individual conflicts occur
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend the following Lecture/Common Time combination
Lecture (13578) Monday 15:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1, 12
G02 1.24
Clinical Sciences Building
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 13:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Common Time (13582) Friday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G40 AUDITORIUM
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Automatically Enrolled
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Laboratory
Laboratory (13579) Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Week 1
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 1
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Week 2
G40 5.52A/5.52
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 2
G40 5.52A/5.52
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Weeks 3 - 4, 5 - 6
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 3 - 4, 5 - 6, 7
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Week 7
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Weeks 7, 8 - 9
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 7
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 8 - 9, 10
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Week 10
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Weeks 10, 11, 12
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 10
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 11
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 11:50
Week 12
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 12
G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 12, Study week
G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Workshop
Workshop (13581) Wednesday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 1
G01 3.36
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 13:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2 - 4, 5, 7 - 11
G42 1.08
Griffith Business School
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 13:00 - 15:50
Week 12
G40 2.12, G40 2.11
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Workshop (13580) Wednesday 09:00 - 11:50
Week 1
G39 1.15
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 09:00 - 11:50
Weeks 2 - 4, 5, 7 - 11
G30 1.19
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 09:00 - 11:50
Week 12
G40 2.11, G40 2.12
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus