Undergraduate BSc (Hons)


Course Overview

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  • Main location

    City Campus
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    3 Years
  • Start date

    20 Sep 2021

Nutrition plays a key part in the promotion of good health and the primary prevention of diet-related illness in communities and populations. You will learn how to become a critically reflective practitioner throughout this science-based course, and gain practical experience in our state-of-the-art health science and catering laboratories. You will undertake work-based placements where you will be able to apply your expertise and refine your practical skills, and you will have the option of undertaking a sandwich placement in year three.

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Research Excellence Framework 2014: 20% of our research in the Public Health, Health Services and Primary Care unit is world leading or internationally excellent.

Careers in nutrition are developing and expanding, and through work placements you will experience the wide variety of roles available. You will undertake an extended placement in an area such as the food industry, producers of specialist nutrition products, health promotion or research. Students have previously chosen overseas placements in the USA, Nepal or Uganda as part of the university-wide volunteering programme

You will develop group skills by delivering your own nutrition awareness event, and throughout the course you will learn skills which are appealing and desirable to employers.

Why study nutrition at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Professionally accredited course
  2. 90% of BSc (Hons) Nutrition students were satisfied with their course*
  3. Fantastic placement opportunities
  4. 92% of BSc (Hons) Nutrition students in work of further study 15 months after graduating**
  5. Specialist facilities
  6. Real-life projects

*National Student Survey 2020
**Graduate Outcomes 2020

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