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Postgraduate course

Master´s Thesis in Clinical Nutrition

  • ECTS credits60
  • Teaching semesterAutumn
  • Course codeNUCLI395
  • Number of semesters2
  • LanguageNorwegian and English
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Level of Study


Teaching semester

Autumn and spring

Objectives and Content

The master's thesis is an independent, scientific work carried out under supervision. The student will learn to plan, conduct and present an independent, but limited research project. The amount of work is equivalent to one year. Four weeks of practical training in a recognised health centre is included.

Learning Outcomes

To be updated for Autumn 2021

Required Previous Knowledge

All compulsory and elective courses in the master's programme (60 ECTS) must be completed before submission of the thesis

Teaching Methods and Extent of Organized Teaching

A written contract between the student, supervisor and the institute. Teaching and supervision will be both theoretical and practical.

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

Four weeks' placement at a recognised health centre.

Forms of Assessment

Submission of a thesis (about 70 pages). The deadline is 15 May. Oral and written presentation of the thesis.

Evaluation of the report on the placement.

Grading Scale


Course Evaluation

There will be a written evaluation at the end of the course.


studie-nutrition@uib.no/ +47 55 58 54 44 / +47 55 58 25 35

Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Master's Thesis

    Withdrawal deadline
    • Exam part: Adjusting oral examination

    • Exam part: Master's Thesis