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Human Nutrition (part-time)

Ulster University

36 months
Duration
17200 GBP/year
6410 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Human Nutrition (part-time) degree offered at Ulster University is the scientific study of the foods we eat, the nutrients in foods, the fate of the nutrients when they are eaten and the effects of diet on health and well being.

Overview

Human Nutrition (part-time) degree offered at Ulster University will provide students with a broad knowledge and understanding of human nutrition developing scientific skills to master's level. Taught semesters provide study in core modules in human nutrition. The human nutrition research project is an integral part of this programme where students undertake an independent research project under close supervision.

Careers

The academic content of the programme, together with the experience gained from Masters research project, leads to excellent employment opportunities within industry, nutrition research, health promotion, public health, personalised nutrition ie in the areas of metabolomics, nutrigenomics or in nutrition overseas. Many of our graduates choose to pursue higher research degrees (PhD) or to pursue further taught study in the area of human nutrition, dietetics, sports nutrition or to complete a PGCE and become teachers of science, home economics or biology at both this University or at other institutions of higher education and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Nutrition
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Approaches to Nutrition
  • Public Health and Nutrition Behaviour
  • Research Methods and Biostatistics for Nutritional Sciences
  • Nutrition Research Project
  • Evidence-Based Practice in Healthcare Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have gained a second class BSc Hons degree or higher in a science based course which has provided substantial background in core science subjects in particular biochemistry/food chemistry and also physiology/anatomy or equivalent science subjects from a recognised institution.
  • English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17200 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6410 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6410 GBP per year during 36 months.
    • The fees indicated are for full-time study.
    • The price of your overall programme will be determined by the number of modules in the relevant academic year.

Living costs for Coleraine

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Human Nutrition (part-time)
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