Dietetics at Newcastle University - UCAS

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Course summary

This degree focuses on nutrition and health-based disciplines allowing students to learn through both theory and work-based learning. This course is the first undergraduate Dietetics programme in the North East. You will explore the links between nutrition and health, through the study of fundamental biomedical subjects including: • Biochemistry • Physiology • Pharmacology • Microbiology and molecular genetics • Human nutrition • Food science You will also gain practical experience in our state of the art laboratories and new clinical skills and teaching kitchen, which opens in 2020.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Interview Applicants we feel may be suitable for the course will be invited to an interview. Fitness to Practise Applicants must satisfy Fitness to Practise requirements on admission to the course. This includes a health declaration and submission of an acceptable disclosure and barring service (DBS) clearance. Students coming direct to the course from a country outside of the UK must provide a letter of good conduct from their home country and will be required to submit an acceptable DBS at the end of the first year.

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Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Health checks


English language requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English require a minimum score of IELTS 7.0 or equivalent with no less than 6.5 in each element. If you need help to meet our English Language requirements, we can provide support with extra tuition.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

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Dietetics at Newcastle University - UCAS