University of Roehampton

Course Introduction

' Accredited by the Association for Nutrition, so once graduate you can become a registered Associate Nutritionist. ' Provides a firm foundation in biochemistry, physiology and psychology, necessary for nutrition professionals. ' Taught by highly experienced and published researchers ' all experts in their field. ' We are ranked as the best modern university in London (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2015).

Course Modules

Year 1: principles of human nutrition; psychology of health and illness; introduction to human disease; chemistry of life; biometrics (physiology, statistics and maths); human ecology and adaptation. Year 2: biosciences research methods; nutrition through the lifespan; public health and health promotion; food science; immunology; physiology and metabolism. Year 3: dissertation; clinical nutrition; public health nutrition; pathophysiology; abnormal psychology or epidemiology and medical microbiology.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £12,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 - 7 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 24
  • Tariff 112
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 112
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • BTEC National Diploma MMM
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMM
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DD
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR Certificate for IT Professionals
  • OCR Certificate/Diploma for iMedia Professionals
  • OCR L3 Certificate for Young Enterprise
  • OCR L3 Certificate in Mathematics for Engineers
  • OCR L3 Quals in ICT Systems and Principles
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) D
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units) M3
  • OCR Diploma for IT Professionals
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Certificate
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Award
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Specialist Extended Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Specialist Diploma
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Certificate
  • BTEC Scottish Higher National Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate
  • Course specific

Key Course Information

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83% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 96%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 78%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 83%

80% Go on to work and/or study

In work 60
Studying 20
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 15
Unknown 10

20% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 43%

Total Coursework: 49%

Total Practical: 7%

£905 - £905
Typical cost of university accommodation

£1,030 - £1,236
Typical cost of private accommodation