Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Dietetics
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code 18814 (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
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Qualification Letters MSc
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).

Closing date is 15th January annually.
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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 are required to have ach...

Comment Professional Recognition
Graduates will be eligible to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) for registration to practice as a dietitian in UK, or apply to CORU as part of the recognition process for validation of qualification to practice as a dietitian in the Republic of Ireland.
Course Summary The overall aim of the pre-registration MSc Dietetics programme is to provide science graduates with core knowledge, and professional competencies to practice as a registered dietitian (RD) and also develop advanced research skills.
Course Content

Expand+The overall aim of the pre-registration MSc Dietetics programme is to provide science graduates with core knowledge and professional competencies to practice as a dietitian, while also developing advanced research skills. Registered dietitians ar...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year one
Dietetics Professional Practice GT
This module uses formal teaching methods incorporating practical and skills based learning to prepare the students for practice-based learning experiences and for a professional career.

Applied Nutriti...

Careers or Further Progression Career options
The academic content of the programme together with the experience gained from practice based learning leads to excellent employment opportunities. There are excellent opportunities for graduate dietitians in hospitals, community or public health as well as the food industry, research, sports or to pursue a higher research degree (PhD) in the area of human nutrition.
Further Enquiries Contacts
Support with admissions and entry requirements UK, ROI & EU

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Dr Alyson Hill
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