University of Worcester has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Overview This Joint Honours degree will provide you with an extensive knowledge of nutritional principles, alongside a critical interpretation of people’s psychological behaviour. The Human Nutrition programme offers you the opportunity to explore the connections between food constituents, diet and health, with an emphasis on practical experience and real life scenarios. You will look in detail at the functions of nutrients and other bioactive compounds. From forensic or clinical psychology to counselling or business psychology, the Psychology course offers flexibility to allow you to specialise, whilst still gaining a more generalised overview of the subject. Key Features
- Comprehensive subject coverage from public health and food supply issues through to the molecular function of important compounds in a healthy diet
- Scientific approach to the study of psychological behaviour in areas including counselling, developmental, educational, forensic, health, sport, business, cognitive and social psychology
- Key nutrition-related skills such as assessment of nutrient status via anthropometry and biochemical testing
- Large course practical content including food analysis and public health nutrition fieldwork
- Keen focus on transferable skills required by nutritionists/psychologists in the field
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How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.