Hours of content.


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Months of access to course materials.



What you'll take away from this course

Skills to lighten your eco-footprint

Sustainable menu plans

Knowledge about buying organic foods

How to grow food at home

Tips for storing fresh produce

In this short course, you’ll cover six core topics, starting with the evolution of the human diet and farming methods. Then delve into alternative foods, ethical eating practices, when to buy organic and how to reduce your food wastage. Throughout the course, learn about the environmental impacts of your food choices and develop sustainable habits for healthy living.

The Human Diet

Learn how the human diet and farming methods have evolved.

Environmental Impact of Food Choices

Lighten your eco-footprint by considering where your food comes from and how it is made.

Alternative Foods

Discover alternative foods for a healthier diet and lower carbon footprint.

Ethical Eating

Consider what ‘free range’ is and gather tips to identify genuine ethical produce.

Organic Foods

Get to know which foods are best to buy organic or grow at home.

Food Waste and Storage

Develop sustainable lifestyle habits and minimise your food waste.

More Details

In this course, you’ll learn practical and evidence-based facts and nutrition skills that you can quickly and easily apply in your life.

Dive into our rich array of online resources, including videos, podcasts and interactive quizzes, to learn about sustainable diets and how your food choices impact our planet’s health.

Using our intuitive, industry-leading learning platform, you have the flexibility to study entirely online, in your own time and at your pace. Your learning is supported by an interactive Learning Journal, which you will download and use throughout the course. Remember, if you need it, learning support is one click away.

This course is designed and supported by experts and instructors at the forefront of the industry and backed by Endeavour College of Natural Health’s higher education credentials.

What Next?

If you love Food and the Environment, why not enrol in another short course in nutrition, wellness, business or natural health? Or you may want to explore a nutrition degree with the Endeavour College of Natural Health.

Your Instructor

Sophie Scott

Frequently Asked Questions

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One of the most important things I learnt was that change doesn’t have to be drastic. It can start small and evolve from there.

- Sarah Marshall