University of Worcester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Human Nutrition (with Foundation Year)

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Course summary

Overview This course is perfect if you:

  • Studied non-science subjects but now want to pursue a career in Human Nutrition
  • Are returning to education after some time away
  • Don't currently meet the requirements for direct entry onto our degree courses
Our foundation year offers you the opportunity to study our Human Nutrition BSc programme which will give you the knowledge and skills needed to turn your passion for nutrition into a vocation. Our science-trained, evidence-based nutrition graduates have a wide-range of professional career pathways available and many achieve that most valued of situations - a job they enjoy. Our Human Nutrition BSc is accredited by the Association of Nutrition (AC279) Key Features
  • A friendly supportive learning environment with an open-door policy and support from a personal academic tutor.
  • Develop key practical skills such as the assessment of nutrient status via anthropometry and biochemical testing, dietary analysis, food analysis, and client & employer engagement..
  • Covers the key professional competencies as published by the Association of Nutrition
  • Excellent teaching staff who are committed to helping students achieve their goals
Learn more about the course at our Open Days Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester. Book your place at

Course details


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Assessment method

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Professional bodies

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

  • Association for Nutrition

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2021.

If you already have a 2021 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Human Nutrition (with Foundation Year) at University of Worcester - UCAS