Food Nutrition & Health

University College Dublin


Course Name Food Nutrition & Health
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X620
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters GradDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2020/2021 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
Grad Dip Food, Nutrition & Health PT (X620)

18 Months

Part Time

Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised.
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Duration 18 months part-time
Course Fee

Expand+GradDip Food, Nutrition & Health (X620) Part Time
EU/NONEU fee per credit - € 98.5

***Fees are subject to change

Fees for this Programme are payable on a per credit basis so students can structure the fee payment schedule per semester ba...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+The course is aimed at graduates from science-based disciplines with no previous or recent formal educational background in Food Science or Nutrition who wish to up-skill and become competent in this increasingly important and rapidly evolving area. ...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The Graduate Diploma in Food, Nutrition and Health aims to enable students to transform their careers, and develop intellectually and professionally, to achieve and demonstrate the skills, knowledge and expertise necessar...

Course Content

Expand+GradDip Food, Nutrition & Health
Academic Year 2020/2021
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 60)

The importance of the link between food and human health is becoming increasingly evident and graduates of the Masters in Food, Nutrition and Heal...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The Graduate Diploma in Food, Nutrition and Health will be delivered through the UCD Brightspace e-learning system and will consist of:

pre-prepared lecture material delivered online
videos and demonstrations by lecturers
interactive learning re...

Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
The course will provide you with the skills necessary to function in roles in the food industry, public health sector and food regulatory agencies. Within the food industry graduates will work in areas such as product innovat...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Catherine Byrne
Contact Number: +353 (0)1 716 7192
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