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Nutrition

University of Saskatchewan

48 months
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20545 CAD/year
7526 CAD/year
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About

Nutrition is the study of nutrients—carbohydrate, protein, fat, vitamins and minerals—that are essential for life. Nutrition students learn how these nutrients are ingested, digested, absorbed, metabolized, stored and excreted. Nutrition also involves the study of food availability and how the nutrition choices we make can affect our health. Study the Nutrition BSc at University of Saskatchewan.

Overview

What you will learn

At the Nutrition BSc program at University of Saskatchewan you will study food availability and how the nutrition choices we make can affect our health. You will become an expert in food and nutrition so that you are prepared to help individuals, groups, families, organizations and populations achieve their food and nutrition-related goals through assessment, counselling, management, programming and advocacy. 

Curriculum

The time periods vary, based on an individual student’s background and professional practice site requirements. Students will be based with the Saskatchewan Health Authority in Regina or Saskatoon, plus will have affiliations with other Health Regions and Tribal Councils.

Careers

Our B.Sc.(Nutr.) students are educated in both the science of nutrition and the profession of dietetics for preparation in a career in dietetics and as a dietitian. Dietitians play a major role in health care, industry, government and education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Culture and Human Nutrition
  • Nutritional Assessment
  • Professional Practice 
  • Advanced Nutrition Macronutrients and Energy
  • Research Methods
  • Food Culture and Human Nutrition
  • Quantity Food Production and Service

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least 30 credit units of course work, including specific pre-requisite courses, with a minimum average of 70%6 credit units of General Biology (BIOL 120.3 and 121.3 at the U of S)3 credit units of General Chemistry3 credit units of Organic Chemistry6 credit units of English Literature and Composition6 credit units of Psychology or Sociology6 credit units unrestricted electives
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  • Tuition Fee

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      20545 CAD/year
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      Based on the tuition of 20545 CAD per year during 48 months.
    • National

      7526 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 7526 CAD per year during 48 months.

    Living costs for Saskatoon

    1279 - 1865 CAD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

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