Sports Nutrition - Principles of Sports Nutrition

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Sports Nutrition - Principles of Sports Nutrition
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code 90652 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor QQI Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
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Duration 1-2 years part-time.
Course Fee EU Fees: €820.
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Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
◾5 Ordinary Level D3 in the Leaving Certificate, including Maths and English or Irish, QQI Level 5 or equivalent.

◾Candidates must be currently engaged in sport in a coaching, teaching or advanced performance capacity and must have at least 2 years coaching, teaching or advanced performance capacity experience.
Number of Places 20
Course Content

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This programme (run over three Saturdays over 3 semesters) is aimed at anyone interested in developing a basic knowledge of current relevant sports nutrition guidelines and their practical application.

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Subjects Taught Year One

Proposed Modules Mandatory/elective Credits

1 Introduction to Sports Nutrition Mandatory 10
2 Current Concepts in Sports Nutrition Mandatory 10

Year Two

Proposed Modules Mandatory/elective Credits

Applied Sports Nutrition Mandatory 10
Careers or Further Progression Career Pathways
The main employers are:
◾Sports
◾Leisure
◾Health-care
◾Fitness
◾Sports Nutrition
Further Enquiries Siobhan Cullen
Head of Department
Email: Siobhan.Cullen@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186204
Location Letterkenny Campus
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