Food Safety - Advanced

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Food Safety - Advanced
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 67617 (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 Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year, full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above in a relevant area of science or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Applicants with qualifications below 2.2 Honours degree standard (or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University)...

Course Content

The MSc in Advanced Food Safety is tailored towards students who aim to, or currently work within the agri-food industry and related sectors, offering a unique qualification in the fields of food safety and security.

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Subjects Taught

You will learn about emerging issues within the field of food safety, and focus on analytical approaches to monitor and regulate food safety, authenticity and security.

You will study core topics in the field:
Food safety, health an...

Assessment Method Continuous assessment of coursework, examinations, and assessment of modules based solely on submitted work related to private individual study.

A major component of this degree will involve the completion of a laboratory-based, food safety related research project
Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects
The Institute for Global Food Security has strong links with industry, companies and government bodies, so you’ll have excellent opportunities locally and further afield. Previous graduates have gone on to employment in; local and international agri-food industry sectors; Diagnostic service provision companies; Research and regulatory analyst laboratories and many have gone on to pursue PhD-level study.
Further Enquiries Dr Katrina Campbell 
School of Biological Sciences

Dr Mark Mooney 
Senior Lecturer
Global Food Security

Dr Paul Williams 
School of Biological Sciences
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