Food InnovationUniversity of Greenwich (Medway Campus)
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Rank: 90 (TCUG)
Location: University of Greenwich (Medway Campus)
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/01/01
Duration: 12 months
Intl fees: £14000
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University of Greenwich has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Contribute to healthy living and lifestyles and be a part of new products with this Master’s in Food Innovation.This MSc in Food Innovation is aimed at graduates and professionals looking to build careers in the food science industry (and especially in product development). The course builds your knowledge and understanding of how ingredients are developed and launched, from concept to completion. It is based on the expertise of staff working in areas including human nutrition and public health, food chemistry and microbiology, product development, packaging, food safety, legislation, and sustainability.The course prepares you for a career in product development science, with expertise in food and nutrition. You'll develop insight into the development of healthy and nutritious food and learn how to enhance sustainability and creativity within food chains.What you should know about this course
- Our course can enhance your existing practical skills and applied knowledge.
- The course is well-suited to students with backgrounds in biology, chemistry, nutrition, biotechnology and hospitality.
- You can study part-time and combine learning with work commitments to continue your personal development.
- As part of the compulsory courses, you sit the Level 3 award in Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) for Food Manufacturing course offered by the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH).
Applicants should have: * A relevant Bachelor's honours degree (UK equivalent) class 2:2 or above (or an overseas equivalent). * If there is no degree relevant, a professional qualification and experience in the field of food science and technology may be acceptable. * Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent. * Applicants from other backgrounds may be considered. Please email the Programme Leader at [email protected]
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Greenwich.
About this university
There is a thriving international community at the university including students from over 100 countries around the world. The International Office is the first point of contact for these students and can help with a variety of matters around living in the UK. This includes assistance with accommodation, registering for medical services and immigration and visas advice. They help with the arrival in London while students get used to their new home and with daily life matters as well as academic ones. There are also language courses on offer for those wishing to learn or improve their English skills. At the heart of student life at the university is the Students Union and all students are automatically members. It offers a range of services to these members including academic and non-academic advice and support, representation and the organisation of various clubs and societies for extracurricular times. It also operates three different bars as well as a shop and an online shop for students. The university has a top record for its sports teams and there are a range of competitive and non-competitive activities on offer. Clubs take part in the BUCS leagues against other universities and colleges and range from cricket and football to netball and self-defence activities. Likewise the societies over all aspects of life including academic, activities and games, campaigning, cultural and performing arts as well as the chance to start their own should students find a niche.