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La Trobe University Courses by Open Universities Australia

(3 Courses)
At the forefront of advancements in education for over 45 years, La Trobe University enrols over 30,000 students each year. Ranked as one of the top 100 universities in the 2015 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, La Trobe offers a diverse suite of over 400 flexible, online and on-campus courses in areas ranging from health and nursing to education, law and biological science. A strong focus on excellence and innovation means graduates receive a future-proof education, and are well positioned to make a difference in their chosen industry. La Trobe is a provider of online courses for Open Universities Australia.

Human Biosciences A Course unit

This online Human Biosciences A unit from La Trobe University introduces the body’s anatomical organisation, the basics of cell structure and function, and the major tissue types.


The unit covers the fundamentals of the nervous and endocrine systems in the context of mechanisms of physiological control, which provides the foundation for the study of the body’s major organ systems including the respiratory, cardiovascular, renal, digestive, skeletal muscle, and immune systems.


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Individual Determinants of Health Course unit

Study the theory behind working with individuals in a healthcare or human services context during this online Individual Determinants of Human Health unit offered by La Trobe University.


Familiarise yourself with the science of human behaviour, with particular emphasis on how individuals make progress through health settings.


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Introduction to Nutrition Course unit

This online Introduction to Nutrition unit through La Trobe University examines Australian Dietary Guidelines and the use of food guides in assessing the diets of populations, as well as the causes of and solutions to the growing worldwide obesity epidemic.


After successful completion of the unit, students will be skilled in the principles of energy intake and energy expenditure, basic techniques for nutrient adequacy assessment of individual diets, and simple techniques for assessing body composition.


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