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Course summary

You are what you eat, they say, and this degree examines the substance behind this common perception, bringing together the disciplines of nutrition, biology, psychology, sociology, food science and entrepreneurship. Accredited by the Association for Nutrition (AfN), this degree equips you with the skills, knowledge, experience and confidence to succeed in a career in which graduates in nutritional science are in high demand by employers. Optional modules enable you to tailor the programme and gain the key skills required for specific disciplines, such as public health, the food industry, physical activity, and nutrition in health and social care settings. A work placement, participation in live research projects, and a range of professional development activities provide first-hand experiences to prepare you for the world of work and help you stand out from the crowd.


Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

Assessment methods are varied and include a combination of essay presentations, examinations and coursework.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Association for Nutrition

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

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Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

If you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards. For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email [email protected]

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

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Nutrition & Health at Edge Hill University - UCAS