Food Science & Food Security with Professional Studies

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Food Science & Food Security with Professional Studies
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code D991
Course Type UCAS
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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Applications for admission to full-time undergraduate and sandwich courses at the University should normally be made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). Full information can be obtained from the UCAS websi...

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Duration 5 years
Qualification Letters MSci Hons
Entry Requirements

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A level requirements
AAB including Biology and Chemistry + GCSE Mathematics grade C
OR
AAB including Biology and either Home Economics or Nutrition & Food Science + GCSE Chemistry grade C or GCSE Double Award Science gra...

Application Fee The application fee is £18 if you’re applying to just one course, or £24 for multiple courses, and for late applications sent after 30 June.
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Course Content

Expand+Overview

Globally we face huge and growing challenges to supply the world’s population with adequate safe and nutritious food. Food scientists will play a crucial role in addressing global food insecurity.
This unique food science qualificati...

Subjects Taught

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• Chemistry and Composition of Foods
• Fundamentals of Nutrition and Food Policy
• The World of Microorganisms

Stage 2
• Food Commodities, Processing and Hygiene
• Food Choice, Diet and Health
• Principles of Food Qu...

Assessment Method

Expand+The way in which you are assessed will vary according to the Learning outcomes of each module. Some modules are assessed solely through project work or written assignments. Others are assessed through a combination of coursework and end of semester e...

Careers or Further Progression

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Introduction
Nationally and internationally there is a shortage of food science graduates with higher level research skills and technical expertise. These degrees are designed to produce graduates ideally suited to high level car...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9024 5133
Emergency Telephone:
+44 (0)28 9097 2222
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