Sport & Exercise Nutrition

Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Sport & Exercise Nutrition
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code C621
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration 4 years
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
Overall Irish Leaving Certificate profile:

Grades H3, H4, H4, H4, H4 to include 1 subject from Physical Education, Chemistry, Maths, Physics, Biology or Home Economics.

English and Maths grade H6 or above (Higher Level) or Grade O4 or above (Ordinary Level) if not sitting at Higher Level are also required.
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Course Content

Interested in becoming a sport and exercise nutritionist

The aim of this programme is to provide suitable academic training relating to the foundation of biosciences for the study of sport and exercise nutrition (SEN). Work base...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be a combination of examination and coursework but may also be only one of these methods. For this course, the assessment will be a combination of coursework and examin...

Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
The third year will be an optionalplacement in sport/sport and exercise nutrition setting (25-week minimum).

**students not taking the placement year, can progress into their final year**
Careers or Further Progression

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With this degree you could become:

Sport and Exercise Nutritionist (further study required)
Community Nutrition Education Officer
Health Improvement Practitioner
Health Promotion Officer
International Aid Worker

Further Enquiries Dr Andrea McNeilly - Course Director

Simon Foster - Admissions
T: +44 (0)28 7012 3361

International Admissions Office
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