36 months
18050 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This Dietetics (Hons) course at Coventry University is designed to enable you to use your expertise to promote a healthy lifestyle and offer nutrition advice. It aims to enable you to translate the latest nutrition science into understandable, practical information about food and provide education and support to enable people to manage their health and treat nutrition-related disease.

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Upon successful completion of the Dietetics (Hons) course at Coventry University  you will have a thorough understanding of the physical and psychological components of nutrition, and importantly how to enable behaviour change. You’ll understand the barriers people face and the strategies which can be used to overcome those barriers which prevent successful adoption of healthier lifestyles.

Careers and opportunities

Becoming a registered dietitian can provide you with a gateway to a range of diverse and exciting career opportunities including: the media, food and pharmaceutical industry, public health, freelance dietetics, private health care and consultancy, sport and leisure industry, research and academia, working for government and non-governmental organisations.

Successful completion of this course provides eligibility to apply for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) (additional costs may apply). It is a legal requirement that anyone who wishes to practice using a title protected by the Health Professions Order 2001 is on the HCPC Register. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neurology and Ethical Decision Making 
  • Lifestyle Management of Diseases 
  • Gastrointestinal and Excretory Systems 
  • Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics 
  • Critical Care and Hypermetabolism 
  • Developing Evidence Informed Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • 30 June - Late applications deadline
  • 4 July - UCAS Extra closes

If you’re an international student and are interested in applying for a Foundation year, HNC, HND or Degree course then you’ll need to apply to us directly.


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A level: ABB to include Biology. A-level Chemistry is desirable but not essential. Excludes General Studies.
  • GCSE: Minimum 5 GCSEs graded 9-4 / A*- C including English Language and Mathematics, or specified equivalents.
  • BTEC: BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science. DDM or above including: distinctions for 11- Unit 8:Physiology of Human Body Systems, Unit 9:Human Regulation and Reproduction, Unit 10:Biological Molecules and Metabolic Pathways.
  • IB Diploma: 32 points to include grade 7 in Biology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18050 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18050 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Coventry

656 - 1057 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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