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Applied Human Nutrition

Mount Saint Vincent University

12 months
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13304 CAD/module
6326 CAD/module
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About

The Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition and the Master of Applied Human Nutrition programs at Mount Saint Vincent University provide students with the opportunity for advanced level study in nutrition, with an emphasis on issues related to community nutrition, food and human nutrition. 

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Overview

The programs explore the theoretical foundations of nutrition through critical reflection on current research and practice within the discipline and drawing from other related disciplines.

The Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition  is comprised of three and a half units of course work and one and half units of thesis research. The Master of Applied Human Nutrition is comprised of five units of course work.

Opportunities of the Master of Applied Human Nutrition programs at Mount Saint Vincent University  

Students seeking registration as a professional dietitian must apply for either the Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition or the Master of Science Applied Human Internship Education Program. To be considered for the Internship Education Program applicants must meet Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice (PDEP) undergraduate competencies.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Advanced Human Nutrition and Metabolism
  • Food, Health, and Social Policy 
  • Food, Nutrition and Aging 
  • Issues in Food Product Development
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy 
  • Nutrition Education in the Community 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

5 alternative credits

The term used for the Mount’s credit system. 0.5 unit is the equivalent to three semester hours of credit and 1.0 unit is equivalent to six semester hours of credit.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

Students will normally have completed an undergraduate degree in nutrition, dietetics, foods or related fields, e.g. health sciences, kinesiology, biology, biochemistry, health promotion/education, and nursing. Students will normally have achieved a minimum of a B average (GPA 3.0). 

For Master of Applied Human Nutrition (MAHN):

  • Statement of Intent including career goals and how our program will facilitate achieving these goals
  • Two letters of reference (academic references)

For Master of Science Applied Human Nutrition (MScAHN):

  • Statement of Intent including career goals and how our program will facilitate achieving these goals
  • A two-page research proposal including references*, or for applicants who have not yet identified a specific research plan, a two-page description of research interest(s) including references*
  • Two letters of reference (academic references)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13304 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13304 CAD per module during 12 months.
  • National

    6326 CAD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6326 CAD per module during 12 months.
  • Nat: (6 courses) $6,326
  • Int: (6 courses) $13,304

Living costs for Halifax

1235 - 1956 CAD /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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