Become a dietitian

 

Be sure to check out the important information below the infographic too!!

Become a dietitianYou can download this infographic as a jpeg and print it out.

From high school
Check with the university or universities you are applying to about the entry requirements for high school graduates, and whether there are any alternative entry pathways. Undergraduate dietetics courses in Australia are generally 4 years.

Click here for a list of dietetics courses in Australia.

 

Graduate entry
Check with the university or universities you are applying to about the entry requirements for university graduates. There are specific pre-requisite subjects that you must complete in your undergraduate course to be eligible to apply for a masters program to become a dietitian.

In this video Professor Sandra Capra, three time national president of the Dietitians Association of Australia talks about how to make sure you don’t become stuck as a nutritionist if your intention is to become a dietitian.

Please check with the institution you are applying to in case they have alternative entry pathways, or bridging courses to complete the pre-requisite subjects for graduate entry.

Click here for a list of dietetics courses in Australia.

 

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