Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Food Science and Technology

The programme is designed to meet the needs of professionals and practitioners in a range of sectors; it combines theoretical studies and practical elements, which can be applied in the modern food and nutrition environment; there are 2 main streams: food safety and technology; foor production management.

Entry requirements

BSc Honours degree in relevant science and/or technology subjects; mature students who do not possess a 1st degree, but who can demonstrate relevant industrial/professional experience are also considered.

Course modules

Modules include: technology and quality policy; biochemistry and food analysis; food technology and biotechnology; applied research methods and design; independent study; sustainable food issues; food safety management; food quality management and quality assurance; food product conformity and labelling; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on examination; written assignments/ essays; practical report plus a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,420 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 450 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 440 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 440 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 440 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 440 per Credit (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044