Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum (4110AHS)

This placement course introduces students to the practice field of Medical Nutrition Therapy. Students spend a minimum of 50 working days in a hospital and/or other health care setting, delivering Medical Nutrition Therapy to individuals and small groups. Students are placed under the supervision of field Accredited Practising Dietitians with a minimum of two years' experience. During the placement, students observe, practice and are evaluated on the delivery of dietetic care to individuals. Students will be evaluated against the Dietitians Australia (DA) National competencies for Dietitians in Australia. Pre-requisites: All Year 3 core courses. Co-requisites: 4111AHS Food Service Management Practicum, 4112AHS Community and Public Health Nutrition Practicum.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

20 (20)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Gold Coast Trimester 2

Course Attributes

Restricted: Course must be listed in Program

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
3 January 2022
Last date to add a course
16 January 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
8 February 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
27 February 2022
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (13583) Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 08:00 - 15:50
4 January 2022 - 7 January 2022
G11 3.56
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Monday 08:00 - 15:50
6 June 2022
G01 3.25, G01 3.35
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Tuesday 08:00 - 11:50
7 June 2022
G30 1.12, G30 1.17
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Tuesday 12:00 - 15:50
7 June 2022
G16 1.16, G16 1.14
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 08:00 - 15:50
8 June 2022
G11 4.29
Learning Commons
Gold Coast Campus
Wednesday 12:00 - 15:50
8 June 2022
G30 1.13, G30 1.17
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 08:00 - 15:50
9 June 2022
G40 4.112, G40 4.113
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 15:50
10 June 2022
G40 5.52A/5.52, G40 4.112, G40 4.111, G40 4.114
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Practicum
Practicum (13584) Open Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
4 January 2022
For enrolment purposes only

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
21 June 2021
Last date to add a course
4 July 2021
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
27 July 2021
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 August 2021
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Common Time
Common Time (43626) Open Wednesday 12:00 - 15:45
21 July 2021 - 4 August 2021,
18 August 2021 - 3 November 2021
Online
Thursday 13:00 - 16:45
22 July 2021 - 5 August 2021,
19 August 2021 - 4 November 2021
Online