London South Bank University
Published: 19 May 2015
Located in the midst of the most common tourist attractions in London, London South Bank University have been providing a true variety of courses to students since 1892. With the original aim of the university being ‘to promote the industrial skill, general knowledge, health and well-being of young men and women’, they pride themselves today on their knowledge of what employers really want, allowing them to teach their students about the competitive and challenging nature of todays workplace.
All courses at London South Bank University have been developed and accredited by the industry’s leading professional bodies, giving students’ confidence in any course they choose to enrol on. Here you can find a list of case studies from graduates which give a feel to what it is like studying at LSBU.
Food Courses at London South Bank University
Amongst the variety of courses available at LSBU is a selection of Food Degrees. Popular in the food industry qualifications and offered at LSBU is BSc (Hons) Food Science. This course is perfect for anyone looking to enter the food industry in a Quality/Technical/Scientific position after graduating. You will learn the importance of scientific studies in the food industry in relation to the wellbeing of human beings. The food industry is complex and is always changing, evolving and developing so this course in an interesting way to be part of it. The basis of this course is to learn about the make-up of food and what makes it safe for human consumption.
Whilst studying on this course you will cover different topics, including nutrition, sustainability and food safety which will give you the essential knowledge needed to enter the food industry after graduating. You will also have the opportunity in your third year to undertake an industrial placement where you can put your knowledge of the food industry & the practices into action. This placement year will give a huge head start when starting your career in food as many employers will look for graduates who have had this hands on experience and are confident with the practices.
To give students the most accurate understand of the ins and outs of the food industry, London South Bank University have invested heavily in building multi-purpose laboratories and providing specialist equipment so that when it comes to graduating, you are comfortable using up to date apparatuses.
Food Graduates & Yourfoodjob
Yourfoodjob is a food industry specific job board which advertises the latest food jobs with the leading manufacturers, SME’s, Retailers, Independent Manufacturers as well as the recognised food Recruitment Consultancies. We are proud of the fact that we were the first food industry specific job board to launch a responsive website and hope that this makes the candidates’ journey around site much more enjoyable! After registering yourself as a user, you can browse through all of our Food Graduate jobs and apply to any which you feel are relevant. You can also set yourself up Job Alerts and this will email any live vacancies which fit your criteria. Candidates can store their CV within their profile so when you come to apply for your next career in the food industry, everything is saved for you, just two simple clicks & your application is complete!