M.Sc. Clinical Nutrition and Health

  • On Campus
  • 12 months
  • GBP12000 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP4850 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
Glasgow Caledonian University | Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ideal for medical doctors, graduates of life sciences & other health professionals who want to improve their knowledge & meet the growing demand for clinical nutrition in health services, local government, food industries, research & development.

Description

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There is a growing demand worldwide for highly trained graduates in the field of clinical nutrition and health for positions in the health services, local government, food industries and research and development. Countries all over the world recognise the important role nutrition plays in improving health and preventing disease and have prioritised nutrition and diet within their national health plans.
Most countries worldwide have identified a need to increase the capacity of their nutrition workforce, but few have the resources to provide this in their own country beyond undergraduate level.
The MSc Clinical Nutrition and Health is designed to address this priority. It is aimed at medical doctors, graduates of life sciences (with a strong underpinning in physiology, biochemistry, microbiology, health psychology, food science) and degree level health professionals who want to improve their knowledge of clinical nutrition.
The programme will be of particular interest to overseas students for whom this specialist field of study may not be available in their country of origin. The MSc research project develops your research skills, scientific writing skills and consolidates your knowledge base in clinical nutrition and health.

Detailed Course Facts

Application deadline There is no formal closing date for applications, but early application is advised.
Tuition fee
  • GBP 12000 per year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP 4850 per year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Start date
Credits (ECTS) 60 ECTS
Duration full-time 12 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Full-time

Course Content

Trimester 1: Clinical Nutrition I:

  • Nutrition through the Lifecycle.
  • Integrated Clinical Nutrition Studies I
  • Skills for Professional Practice for Health Sciences
  • Applied Clinical Studies.

Trimester 2: Clinical Nutrition II;

  • Nutrition and Public Health.
  • Integrated Clinical Nutrition Studies II
  • Applied Clinical Studies
  • Food Science

Trimester 3:

MSc Clinical Nutrition and Health Project.

English Language Requirements

IELTS Take IELTS test
6
CAE score
180(Grade C)

IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more

Requirements

UK Honours degree 2:2 (or equivalent) in medicine or a health profession, nutrition, food science or life science subjects including evidence of studying human physiology and biochemistry at level 3 or above.

English Language RequirementsIELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.0

If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for the English for University Study programme.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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