University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Human Nutrition

This course will give you a good understanding of the fundamentals of human nutrition. You'll learn research skills and techniques. It will prepare you for a career in research, the food industry, academia, community nutrition and nutrition consultancy.

Assessment methods

You'll learn through lectures and seminars, practical sessions, workshops, group debates, self-study units and individual presentations. The taught modules include research skills tutorials. You'll work independently on the research and library projects, with guidance from an academic. You're assessed on written reports, laboratory practical classes and group and individual assignments, which may involve oral presentations. There is a written examination at the end of each module with an original research project for the MSc and a library-based project for the Diploma. The research project is assessed by a written dissertation and an oral presentation. The library project is assessed by written dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 19,950 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 2 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 20,470 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per (Year 1) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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