Sport and Exercise Nutrition Postgraduate Diploma
In partnership with: University of Wales Trinity Saint David
This course will be running in March 2020
These courses will equip you with the knowledge and skills to effectively apply the principles of sport & exercise nutrition to your daily practise. It examines the scientific underpinnings of evidence-based sport & exercise nutrition guidelines and advice, allowing you to put your new, in-depth knowledge to practise immediately.
Who are the courses for?
These courses are specifically designed for current and aspiring sport and exercise nutritionists who have a desire to upskill and broaden their scope of practise within the field. These individuals would typically be; sport & exercise scientists, sports medicine physicians, physiotherapists, nutritionists, dietitians and personal trainers.
What you'll study
Module 1 - Biosciences of Nutrition, Health and Sport
Module 2 - Exercise Physiology
Module 3 - Advanced Human Nutrition
Module 4 - Advanced Sport and Exercise Nutrition
Module 5 - Body Composition in Sport, Exercise and Health
Module 6 - Applied Sport and Exercise Nutrition
Applicants are expected to have a good first degree (a first or upper second) although candidates with lower degree classifications may be admitted at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, with an opportunity to upgrade to Master's level if satisfactory progress is made.
Every application is considered on its own merit, so places may be offered on the basis of non-standard entry qualifications and criteria, including maturity, professional qualifications and relevant experience. Applicants with non-standard qualifications are advised to submit a short curriculum vitae with their application form.
We also welcome applications from members of the Armed Forces and recognise the training and education undertaken whilst serving.
We welcome applications from international students and consider such applications using the same academic criteria as for all other applications. All international students whose first language is not English must demonstrate their competence, in both written and spoken English, through a minimum IELTS score of grade 6.5 (or equivalent).