Skip to main content

Course Description

Nutrition and Food Sciences looks at various aspects of science linked by food.

Nutrition shows how science is related to aspects of everyday life through the topic of food.

Students will investigate different techniques for growing food, the nutritional content of food, examine the scientific and ethical issues around maintaining a sustainable global food supply and research and suggest solutions to related problems.

Assessment Type & Weighting

Practical Investigations 25%
Issues Investigation 25%
Test 25%
Food Choices Diet Evaluation 25%

Semester Offered

Semester 2


Casuarina Senior College builds a culture and environment where young adults are confident to take responsibility for their learning. This environment is developed through mutual trust, respect and care between students, staff and the broader community.