Professionally approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and British Dietetic Association, the BSc Human Nutrition and Dietetics degree at Cardiff Met contains two major elements: The academic component based on campus and clinical training, which occurs in three separate places within the course.
Both elements are essential for the achievement of the course objectives and award of the degree with eligibility to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) for registration as a dietitian.
Due to this programme being NHS funded and therefore limited places being available which may fluctuate each year, unfortunately, deferred applications cannot be considered.
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Entry Requirements & How to Apply
Applicants should have 5 GCSE passes, including English Language, Mathematics* and Science at grade C or above (or grade 4 or above for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England), plus 120 points from at least 3 A levels (or equivalent). Typical offers may include:
- 120 points from at least 3 A levels to include a B grade at Biology and Chemistry
RQF BTEC National Extended Diploma / Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma in Science (covering Biology and Chemistry) DDD
- 120 points from at least 3 Scottish Advanced Highers to include a B grade at Biology and Chemistry
- 120 points from the Irish Leaving Certificate at Highers to include Biology and Chemistry at grade H2
- Access to Higher Education Diploma: to include 15 Distinctions in both Biology and Chemistry credits, and Merits from the remaining level 3 credits
Please note it is a professional requirement that all applicants have GCSE grade C or equivalent in both English Language and Mathematics*. Applicants who speak English as a second language must have an adequate command of English, with an IELTS score of 7, with at least 6.5 in all elements.
*For Welsh applicants sitting the reformed Mathematics GCSE, we will accept either GCSEMathematics or Mathematics – Numeracy.
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