Taught course

Sports Nutrition

Institution
University of Glasgow · School of Medicine
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

You must have an undergraduate or postgraduate degree in Nutrition, Dietetics or related subject with a substantial component in nutrition from an institution recognised by the University Court. You are required to provide two references, a full degree transcript and a personal statement with your application.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme, one of only a few short programmes offered in sports nutrition, will extend your knowledge and skills in sports nutrition, basic sports science or nutritional and dietary assessment.

Why Glasgow

  • You will also develop skills in evidence-based practice in sports nutrition.
  • If you are a nutritionist or have a good background in nutrition and/or dietetics and want to extend your knowledge and skills in this area – this programme is designed for you.

Programme Structure

Core course

  • Sports and exercise nutrition.

Optional courses (one chosen)

  • Introduction to sports and exercise science for nutritionists
  • Dietary and nutritional assessment.

Information for international students

IELTS: overall score 6.5; no sub-test less than 6.0; ibTOEFL: 92; no sub-test less than 20. CAE: 176 overall; no sub-test less than 169 CPE: 176 overall; no sub-test less than 169. PTE Academic: 60; no sub-test less than 59

Fees and funding

UK students
£2267
International students
£6067

http://www.gla.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

full time
4 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Alison Parrett / Miss Jodi Hamson
Email
alison.parrett@glasgow.ac.uk