Veterinary Public Health - Food Regulatory Affairs - Online

Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Veterinary Public Health - Food Regulatory Affairs - Online
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Alternative Provider(s) Ulster University - Belfast, Ulster University - Magee Derry-Londonderry Campus
Course Code 108416 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfast, Coleraine, Derry City, Magee
Qualification Letters MSc/PGDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2023.
Application Date Your Application
Application is through the University's online application system (see "Application Weblink" below).
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Entry Requirements

Expand+To apply to our postgraduate taught programmes, you must meet the University’s General Entrance Requirements and any course-specific requirements.

These vary depending on the course and are detailed online.

Applicants for the PgD/MSc Veterina...

Comment Professional Recognition
This award is granted jointly between Ulster University and University College Dublin.
Course Summary

Expand+Food Regulatory Affairs is an interdisciplinary subject area - integrating science, law and food/health policy as applied to the regulation of the entire food chain from pre-harvest to the consumer. International perspectives on Food Regulatory Affai...

Course Content

Expand+This programme will provide you with a broad knowledge of veterinary public health and food regulatory affairs issues. You will learn to assess available evidence and data, make sound judgements, and communicate findings effectively to stakeholde...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year one
Risk Analysis
This module provides students with a solid foundation in the concepts and principles of risk analysis so that they will be capable of applying knowledge gained in this module to practical situations in the workplace.


Careers or Further Progression Career options
The academic content of the programme helps students to develop knowledge and understanding of legislative, policy and scientific aspects of food regulatory affairs as well as to acquire skills to disseminate and implement knowledge in practice. This leads to excellent employment opportunities in government (UK and international) and non-government organisations, and in the UK and international agri-food industry.
Further Enquiries Contacts
Support with admissions and entry requirements

Support with course information
Prof Kristina Pentieva
+44 (0)28 7012 4675
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