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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Promotion Nutrition

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The Masters in Public Health Nutrition, from Liverpool John Moores University, helps you develop the knowledge and skills required to work in this growing industry.

  • Benefit from staff expertise in nutrition and public health
  • Join a research active team and take part in ongoing projects
  • Experience interactive practical sessions and workshops alongside theoretical learning
  • Boost your career options with employment opportunities in the public and private sectors

Aimed at those who want to work in public health nutrition, this newly-launched, expert-led programme explores the impact of nutrition on population groups and develops the knowledge and skills required by professional practitioners.

It will investigate the nutritional requirements of population groups, teach you to convert nutrient requirements into dietary advice and show competent use of dietary recommendations.

Different course options

Full time | Liverpool John Moores University | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Modules

Professional Practice in Nutrition - Core
Public Health: Policy and Practice - Core
Dissertation - Core
Epidemiology - Core
Food Chain, Sustainability and Health - Core
Research Methods - Core
Nutritional Science - Core
Epidemiology and Basic Statistics (20 Credits) - Core
Population Nutrition - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,950

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

You will need: a minimum 2:2 honours degree in Nutrition, Dietetics, Public Health or another relevant discipline (Food Science, Physiology, Biology, Health Promotion, Biochemistry) or a professional qualification recognised as carrying honours degree equivalence or a Pre-Masters qualification in a related subject area with a minimum of 65% in English or substantial appropriate work experience which can demonstrate knowledge and skills at degree standard (subject to the provisions of the Academic Framework Regulations) plus an English Language GCSE or equivalent Additional information: RPL is accepted on this programme IELTS 6.5 (minimum 6.0 in each component) Pearson 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI purposes) If you have any specific queries, please contact If you already have a Postgraduate Certificate, Diploma or other Masters-level qualification, deemed by the programme leader to be equivalent to respective parts of the MSc programme, you may be permitted to enter with exemptions, subject to the University's regulations on Advanced Standing in Postgraduate Awards and with the approval of R(E)PL Committee. The R(E)PL system will be explained to all students. Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC. View country specific entry requirements on our website Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Department profile

Studying for your postgrad at LJMU means benefiting from professionally relevant and up-to-date teaching that will have a real impact on your career. Working at the vanguard of developments in the education, sport and health sectors, our lecturers and professional tutors are actively involved in research, consultancy, knowledge transfer and policy influencing. Add this to our extensive networks with schools and other education providers, as...more

University information

Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties: Arts, Professional and Social Studies Education, Health and Community Engineering and Technology Science Liverpool...more