CAO Code AU172
  Letterkenny Campus

Higher Certificate

Health Science with Dietetics Studies

2 years  /    Level 6  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

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Dietitians are uniquely qualified to translate scientific information on food, health and disease into practical guidance enabling people to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

Professional Recognition

Graduates of the HC in Health Science with Dietetics Studies in LYIT are not qualified as Dietitians and are not eligible to register with CORU.

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Further studies in Coventry University

Key Information

Graduates of this programme can progress to Year 2 of BSc (Hons) in Dietetics in Coventry University.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186306 / +353 (0)74 9186369

Head of Department Dr Kim Mc Fadden
Email: science.donegal@atu.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186230

School and Department
Faculty of Science & Health
Department of Life & Physical Sciences