Community and Public Health Nutrition Practicum (4112AHS)

This placement introduces students to the practice field of Community and Public Health Nutrition (CPHN). Students are placed in teams of two or three for 30 days to work on addressing a nutrition problem in a community based setting under the supervision of an Accredited Practicing Dietitian and/or Community and Public Health Nutritionist. Students will conduct a needs assessment, or plan, implement and/or evaluate a program relevant to the work of that setting. The placement will provide students with the opportunity to demonstrate practical skills and the application of theoretical knowledge into practice. By the end of the placement students will be assessed on CPHN competencies. Pre-requisites: All Year 3 core courses Co-requisites: 4110AHS Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum, 4111AHS Food Service Management Practicum.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

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
4 January 2022
Last date to add a course
17 January 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 February 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
28 February 2022
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (13586) 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 3.35, G01 3.25
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Tuesday 08:00 - 11:50
7 June 2022
G30 1.17, G30 1.12
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 1.17, G30 1.13
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Thursday 08:00 - 15:50
9 June 2022
G40 4.113, G40 4.112
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Friday 08:00 - 15:50
10 June 2022
G40 5.52A/5.52, G40 4.114, G40 4.111, G40 4.112
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus

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 Practicum
Practicum (43628) Open Thursday 09:00 - 16:45
15 July 2021
G01 3.55
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus