We are proud to be the only Nutrition degree course in Wales to be accredited by the Association for Nutrition professional body. This means graduates are eligible for direct entry to become Associate Nutritionists and use the letters AssocNutr after their name.
Then after a few years of relevant employment can become full Registered Nutritionist using the letters RNutr after their name. This prestigious quality marker enables graduates to be recognised as professionally trained and regulated Nutritionists.
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Entry Requirements & How to Apply
Applicants should have five GCSEs including the English Language (or Welsh First Language), Mathematics* and Science at grade C or above / grade 4 or above (for applicants holding newly reformed GCSEs in England).
Typical offers may include :
- 112 points from at least two A levels to include a grade C at Biology, and a grade C preferably in Food Technology or Chemistry, but another Science will be considered (acceptable Sciences - IT, Maths, Physics, and Environmental Science); Welsh Baccalaureate – Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate considered as the third subject
- RQF BTEC National Extended Diploma / Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma in Science (covering Biology and Chemistry) DMM
- 112 points from at least two Scottish Advanced Highers to include a grade D at Biology, and a grade C preferably in Food Technology or Chemistry, but another Science will be considered (acceptable Sciences - IT, Maths, Physics, and Environmental Science)
- 112 points from the Irish Leaving Certificate at Highers to include H2 grade in Biology and H2 grade in either Food Technology or Chemistry, but another Science will be considered (acceptable Sciences - IT, Maths, Physics, and Environmental Science)
- 112 points from the Access to Higher Education Diploma to include Biology and Food Technology or Chemistry
- Or 'Foundation leading to BSc Health Sciences'
*For Welsh applicants sitting the reformed Mathematics GCSE, we will accept either GCSEMathematics or Mathematics – Numeracy.
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