Upper second class honours degree in nutrition, dietetics, physiology, sports science with a strong biological sciences component, or a related subject.
Months of entry
This program provides an opportunity to gain in-depth understanding of the nutritional and metabolic demands of exercise, of the interactions between diet, exercise and health, and of how nutrition influences sports performance.
It is designed to provide graduates with training in sport and exercise nutrition which will equip them for future careers in research, teaching in higher education, in industry, or in applied sports nutrition support.
It is not a substitute for a dietetic qualification.
(all modules are compulsory)
■Sport and Exercise Nutrition
■Exercise and Immunology
■Physiology of Exercise and Sport
■Vocational Skills in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and Physiology
■Advanced Statistical Analysis
■Current Research in Sport and Exercise Nutrition
■Laboratory Techniques in Sport and Exercise Nutrition
Information for international students
English Language requirements: overall 6.5 with not less than 6.0 in the individual Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking tests or TOEFL (ibt) 92 overall Listening 21, Reading 21, Writing 22 and Speaking 22. http://www.lboro.ac.uk/international/englang/index.htm
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
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