Kingston University London

Course Introduction

If you are interested in nutrition and the role it can play in human development, this broad'based degree, accredited by the Association for Nutrition, is ideal. You will have the opportunity to specialise in areas of applied and clinical nutrition, such as the role of nutrition in health and disease.

Course Modules

Modules listed may also be a mixture of core and optional modules; year 1: human physiology 1 and 2; foundation studies in human nutrition 1 and 2; social nutrition; chemistry for life sciences; structure and function of biological molecules; mathematics and information technology; year 2: protein biochemistry; nutritional assessment 1; research methods and skills; introductory pharmacology; bioenergetics and intermediary metabolism; immunology; nutrition across the lifespan; food science; year 3: nutritional assessment 2; health promotion, food and nutrition policies; contemporary issues in food and nutrition; nutrition in the aetiology and management of impaired health; nutrition in developing countries; clinical chemistry, or toxicology, or exercise physiology and nutrition; project.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)
6 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Tariff 104-112
  • European Baccalaureate
  • International Baccalaureate 26
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma MMD
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma D*D*
  • GCE A-level
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 104

Key Course Information

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76% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 55%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 76%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 76%

£22,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

86% Go on to work and/or study

In work 67
Studying 15
Studying and working 4
Unemployed 9
Unknown 5

25% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 41%

Total Coursework: 46%

Total Practical: 13%

£4,500 - £4,800
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,600 - £5,200
Typical cost of private accommodation