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Food and Nutrition

Ulster University

M.Sc. Online
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14480 GBP/year
6080 GBP/year
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About

Understanding key aspects of the science of food and nutrition in the context of regulatory affairs policy and legislation with Food and Nutrition degree offered at Ulster University.

Overview

Food and Nutrition degree offered at Ulster University has the option of being taken as distance learning (which is fully on-line) or as blended learning (which mixes on-line modules with on-campus provision). All students would be offered an on-campus induction (optional).

Students undertaking the programme by blended learning would be required to attend campus 1 day per week in each semester for on-campus taught modules. Those undertaking the MSc in full-time mode would complete a research project either on-campus or by distance learning; on-campus this would require students to attend the campus at least 3 days per week during the semester in which the research project runs.

Career options

The academic content of the programme helps students to develop knowledge and understanding of key topics relevant to food and nutrition, developing creative and critical thinking, research and development skills, project planning, data analysis and the application of key aspects of food regulatory affairs including policy and legislative aspects. The enhanced skills base provided by this programme will lead to excellent employment opportunities in government (EU and international) and non-government organisations, and in local, European and international agri-food industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Food Regulatory Affairs
  • Food and Health
  • Nutrition and Health Claims
  • Nutritional Assessment, Recommendations and Requirements
  • Functional Foods and Components

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

A second class honours degree or better from a university of the United Kingdom or the Republic of Ireland, or from a recognised national awarding body, or from an institution of another country which has been recognised as being of an equivalent standard; or an equivalent standard (normally 50%) in a Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate, Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma or an approved alternative qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14480 GBP/year
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  • EU/EEA

    6080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6080 GBP per year and a duration of  .

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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