This course aims to equip students with the knowledge of genetics and the cutting-edge technologies to understand how diet interacts with our genes, so as to be able to interpret the test results for personalised nutrition advice.
General nurses who are interested to learn about childbearing or care of unwell newboarn are welcome to enrol to the programme.
This programme is for those wishing to progress to more senior positions in medical laboratories. Students are required to complete a research project and six modules, which will be taught in a blended mode with online tutorials, lectures, hands-on practicals and face-to-face tutorials.
2nd Instalment: HK$40,000 (Year 2) Payable upon start of 2nd year
3rd Instalment: HK$28,000 (Year 2) Payable upon start of Research Project (Subject to review)
Holders of the MSc in Dietetics fulfill the criteria for employment as dietitians by the Hong Kong Hospital Authority. Graduates are eligible to apply for registration as a dietitian with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), UK.
Reference no. of exempted courses under NLHPE: 450321
Reference no. of exempted under NLHPE: 450320
PgDip in Human Nutrition - to be advised (2 instalments)
MSc Project - to be advised
First instalment: HKD60,000; (Subject to review)
Second instalment: $60,000; (Subject to review)
Final instalment: $10,000 (for Research Project) (Subject to review)
Module 2+3+4: $27,160
Note: Students may purchase professional indemnity insurance on their own.
(*The tuition fee is reviewed annually and is subject to change without prior notice.)