Career Prospects

Continuing education course Applied Nutritional Therapy

Dieticians provide nutrition-related advice and support to individuals, groups and institutions. They develop, plan and monitor clinical nutritional therapy provision, and have health education and information responsibilities in public health nutrition. The programme places a strong emphasis on quality and the application of science-based approaches, strengths which graduates take with them into the workplace.

Career options

  • Curative care at hospitals and clinics
  • Self-employment in curative care (outside hospitals and clinics)
  • Rehabilitation (rehab centres and clinics)
  • Public health nutrition
  • Management roles at healthcare facilities
  • Applied research and development in the fields of nutritional management and nutritional therapy
  • Food industry, pharmaceuticals
  • Training and lecturing roles