Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Dietetics
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code 18814 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
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Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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Duration Attendance

This professional course is a taught full-time programme over 20 months including master's research project and practice based learning. Attendance is required during semester most days each week. Placements require daily full time attendance. This course cannot be taken part time.
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Entry Requirements

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Applicants must have gained a Bsc Hons second class upper (2:1 classification minimum) in a science based course which has provided substantial background in core science subjects in particular biochemistry and also physiology o...

Course Content


The overall aim of this master's programme is to provide science graduates with core knowledge and skills to practice as a dietitian and develop advanced research skills. Registered dietitians are qualified health professionals who assess ...

Subjects Taught

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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 Nutri...

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.
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Course Director Dr Alyson Hill
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