4 years

Starting Date


Tuition Fee

GBP 14,000 per year



About the programme

Working in our state-of-the art labs, you’ll master analytical techniques and learn how to test food professionally. You’ll understand consumer food behaviour and how to influence and implement change to improve the nation’s health.We teach you the fundamentals of food, nutrition and exercise, including:

  • Food handling skills.
  • The functionality of raw and cooked food ingredients.
  • The key social issues in nutrition, sport and exercise.
  • How nutrition, metabolism and digestion relate to diet and health.
  • How to analyse food and drink using a range of scientific techniques.
  • The nutritional needs throughout an individual’s lifespan.

Career after Food Science, Nutrition and Wellbeing (Hons) at Abertay University

There has never been a more exciting time to study for your future career. I his sector is growing all the time, especially in light of recent events such as COVID 19 and climate change. We are extremely proud of our graduates who have gone on to do amazing things. The kind of jobs they have include:

  • Nutritionist
  • Food satety ofticer
  • Home economics teacher
  • New food product development specialist
  • Health improvement officer
  • Food Scientist

Courses Included

  • Nutrition through the Lifespan
  • Key Concepts in Sport and Exercise Physiology
  • Properties and Functionality of Food
  • Public Health Nutrition and Health Promotion
  • Food Characterisation

Interested? Get started today!