Applied Nutritional Science Anglia Ruskin University

Undergraduate

Studying Applied Nutritional Science opens up career pathways in food science, public health and clinical nutrition.

On this course, you’ll explore the chemistry of food, learn about human nutrition, public health and lifestyle, food science, perspectives of clinical nutrition, food policy and commercial responses. You’ll gain the laboratory and other practical skills in our Level-2 SuperLab Complex (anglia.ac.uk/superlab). The SuperLab space also encompasses a physiological lab.

When you graduate, you’ll have a solid grasp of the factors which influence public health nutrition, from the environment and family, to general culture and the availability of food. Professional skills are embedded throughout the degree, ensuring that our graduates are highly employable and have a portfolio of work experience to showcase at interviews.

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course, we offer an extended degree, run over 4 years: Applied Nutritional Science (Extended).

We welcome applications from international and EU students and accept a range of international qualifications.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Chelmsford Campus

  • Start date

    16 September 2019

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

Year one, core modules:
Principles of Human Nutrition, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Scientific Communication and Professional Skills, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Principles of Metabolism, Principles of Biomedical Science

Year two, core modules:
Nutrition and Health, Essential Physiological Biochemistry, Research Methods, Principles of Food Science, Work Based Learning and Professional Skills

Year three, core modules:
Communication and Leadership in Applied Nutritional Science, Applied Food Science, Perspectives in Clinical Nutrition, Public Health Nutrition and Lifestyle, Undergraduate Major Project

Assessment method

We'll make sure you're progressing in a number of ways, including multiple choice tests, practical exams, reflective essays, oral and poster presentations, scientific report writing and independent project work. In the first year of this degree, one-to-one tutor will help you acquire a solid understanding of all the relevant subject matter. In years 2 and 3, assessment will focus on helping you develop from someone who consumes knowledge, to someone who generates it and is able to think independently.
This is a three year programme

Please note that you will need to complete all of the above core modules. This course does not have any optional modules. Modules are subject to change and availability.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January *

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code B400
Institution code A60
Campus name Chelmsford Campus
Campus code A

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 96 points 96 UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) including a pass in Science (Biology or Chemistry are preferred).
GCSE/National 4/National 5 3 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.

Please note that our full 2019 Entry Requirements are still to be confirmed. Please check back soon for updates to these.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.anglia.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/applied-nutritional-science

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £9,250 * Year 1
England £9,250 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 * Year 1
Scotland £9,250 * Year 1
Wales £9,250 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

http://www.anglia.ac.uk/student-life/help-with-finances/uk-eu-undergraduate#tuitionfees 2019 International Fees are to be confirmed