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Clinical Nutrition

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

The Clinical Nutrition programme offers specialised training in the clinical and scientific basis of human nutrition. Through your studies you will be given the opportunity to improve your knowledge of clinical, metabolic and molecular nutrition while also learning about the issues affecting public health.

Students benefit from a high degree of flexibility both in learning time and content. The programme is designed to fit around your work and family life and to enable you to study at a pace that suits you.

This programme has been designed by leading academics and professionals in the School of Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition. Many of the academics involved in the delivery of this programme are based at the Rowett Institute, one of the leading and oldest nutrition research institutes in Europe.

You can exit after 8 months with PgCert Clinical Nutrition

You can exit after 18 months with PgDip Clinical Nutrition

Entry Requirements

A second-class honours degree in Biological Sciences or Life Sciences, or equivalent research or field experience.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

Life Sciences and Medicine

Department

Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General