UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course focuses on the problems of over'nutrition and under'nutrition, which apply to most developed nations as well as those undergoing rapid transformation. The programme offers specialised training in the clinical and scientific basis of malnutrition and obesity, and therapeutic approaches to correcting this in the hospital, community and educational setting.

Course Modules

Core modules: fundamentals of nutrition and metabolism; disease'related malnutrition; experimental design and research methods; practical nutritional assessment; therapeutic aspects of clinical nutrition; nutrition and public health; malnutrition in the community; disease and disordered eating.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class undergraduate degree in a biological science, medical or healthcare discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,440  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,310  Academic year. First year home fees
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