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Nutrition and lifestyle

Level: 11 Stage 1
School code: 11NLA
Year level requirements: Non compulsory
SACE code: 1NUT10
SACE credits: 10


C+ or better in Year 10 Standard Science.

Subject descriptor:

This 1 Semester course investigates and applies nutritional knowledge to the selection of foods that meet individual needs at different ages and health status.


Summative assessment includes;

Investigations Folio

Written assessment includes a research assignment of choice.

Food Models, Sensory and Labeling analysis.

Practical Skills & Applications

  • Dietary analysis using “Food Choice” software
  • Laboratory style practical assessment

Estimated subject fees:

Students are expected to purchase some additional food items of choice.

Further information

This course may lead to further studies in Stage 2 Nutrition.

Students are requested to use a display folder and lined paper during the semester instead of exercise books.