On this undergraduate Dietetics and Nutrition (Hons) degree at London Metropolitan University , you’ll learn the skill necessary to become a dietitian – the only qualified health professional that can assess, diagnose and treat diet and nutrition related problems at an individual and wider public health level.
We’ll introduce you to the most up-to-date public health and scientific research on food, health and disease. This practical guidance will enable you to help members of the public make healthier lifestyle and food choices.
Throughout your studies, you’ll gain an understanding of the conditions where nutrition plays a significant role in disease management. You'll develop the knowledge to provide nutrition and dietetic care for individuals, groups and populations who have or already are at risk of developing long-term health conditions.
In addition to lectures and seminars, this degree includes group work, role plays and practical sessions in the laboratory and the technical kitchen. Our internationally renowned teaching staff are actively involved in dietetics practice and research, and will provide consistent support and mentorship.
Where this course can take you
Graduating from our Dietetics and Nutrition BSc (Hons) course is the start of an exciting and varied career in nutrition, health and disease management.
Many of our graduates now work in public health and health promotion, including NHS management of nutrition related diseases and/or disease related malnutrition as well as managing dietary needs in long term health conditions in primary care environments.
he course is also accredited by the BDA. When you have the status "Dietitian" on your HCPC registration, you can join the BDA as a full member.
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- Anatomy and Physiology for Dietitians
- Applied Health Psychology (for Dietitians)
- Biochemistry for dietitians
- Cell biology for dietitians
- Health, Society and Behaviour (for Dietitians)
- Human Nutrition For Dietitians
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- 48 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:
- a minimum of grades BBB in three A levels including grade B or above in Biology and Chemistry (or a minimum of 120 UCAS points)
- English Language and Mathematics GCSE at grade C/grade 4 or above (or equivalent)
- 10 days (or more) of recent (within the last two years) work experience in a care environment
- attendance at a dietetics career event
- an enhanced DBS Check for the Adults' and Children's Workforce
- clearance for non-exposure prone procedures (EPP) by an approved occupational health service
- attended and passed an interview
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International15576 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15576 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.