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Nutritional Therapy (Hons)

University of West London

60 months
2875 GBP/year
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Nutrition is an analytical discipline that provides an insight into understanding the role of diet in maintaining our health and wellbeing. There is a high demand for professional qualified nutritional therapists and the Nutritional Therapy (Hons) course offered by the University of West London will help you distinguish yourself as a clinical  qualified practitioner.


Why choose this course?

This Nutritional Therapy (Hons) course offered by the University of West London is supported through University of West London's Virtual Learning Environment (Blackboard and PebblePad) which is available through the University's website, 24 hours a day via internet access.Through this course we will help you build a sound knowledge base in the theory and practice of Nutritional Therapy, underpinned by the development of basic medical sciences. You will learn about: 

  • anatomy and physiology
  • basic biochemistry
  • the study of named diseases (pathology) -  as it relates to the field of practice. 
You will develop your practitioner skills through monitored cases supported by experienced nutritional therapists. The course encompasses work based observational/placement practice concepts and principles that will you to develop various qualities and transferable skills necessary for future employment in the health sector.

Career and study progression

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to move into a wide variety of food industry areas including new product development in the health sector.Upon successful completion of the BSc/BSc (Hons) course, you can expect to follow a career in:
  • Public Health
  • Clinical Nutrition/Dietetics
  • Food Industry
  • Academia, Research and Lecturing
  • Teaching
  • Sports and Exercise Nutrition
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Development and international public health nutrition.


Professional accreditation: Nutritional Therapy Education Commission (NTEC)

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Macronutrients at Work in the Body
  • Micronutrients at Work in the Body
  • The Classification and Composition of Foods

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


600 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

80 UCAS tariff points from Level 3 qualifications.These can include:

  • A Levels at grades B, B or C, D and D, or above
  • BTEC Extended Diploma with Merit, Merit, Pass
  • Access to HE Diploma
You also need GCSE English and Maths (grade 9 – 4 / A* - C) or Level 2 equivalents.

Tuition Fee

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    2875 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 2875 GBP per year during 60 months.


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