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AL836
Health Science with Nutrition

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

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4 Years
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This programme provides an approach to nutrition that is based on the scientific and academic principles of biology, biochemistry, social and public health aspects of human nutrition, as well as encompassing emerging issues such as biotechnology, food sustainabilityand security. The primary aim of the programme is to develop expertise in nutrition and apply this knowledge and related skills to health science and public health.

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Number of Reserved Places:  2 places

This course will accept Any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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Employment opportunities include: health sector, health promotion, research, food industry and food regulatory affairs, health science journalism, nutrition advisor.



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