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Sport and Exercise Nutrition MSc

Sport and Exercise Nutrition MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Nutrition Personal Fitness Sports / Movement Science

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The course focuses on professional practice and is underpinned by solid scientific and technical foundations. Work placements and practical training are integrated into the course, equipping you with significant experience in a professional setting. Develop your professional skills and practical experience in our cutting-edge sport science labs. The MSc Sport and Exercise Nutrition degree is made up of five individual modules designed to equip you with the knowledge and tools needed to excel in the rapidly growing field of performance nutrition as a SENr registered practitioner. You will gain knowledge, understanding and practical skills through attending lectures, participatory seminars, small group discussions, directed learning, laboratory and practical sessions. You will be assessed by a variety of methods including seminar presentations, written assignments, laboratory reports, unseen examinations and practical demonstrations.

Whether you have experience as a sport and exercise scientist, strength and conditioning practitioner, personal trainer, nutritionist, dietician, physiotherapist, or you have recently graduated from an undergraduate degree in one of these areas - you will already have a range of career options available to you. This postgraduate course has been written in consultation with leading industry experts such as the English Institute of Sport so is designed to equip you with the skills and experience desired by potential employers in the specific field of performance nutrition. You will be well placed to work in elite and professional sport, for national and international sports teams and organisations. Numerous private gyms, consultancies and other sport and exercise organisations also demand the expertise of specialist nutritionists, and there is significant space to work as a self-employed nutritional consultant.

Different course options

Full time | Middlesex University | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Throughout the dissertation module you will be supported while undertaking research with a focus appropriate to your area of interest, potentially building upon the research proposal formulated in the Research Methods module. The module creates a peer learning community for students, enabling you to provide guidance and to critically support one another on matters of ethical application, research methods, data collection, analysis and writing-up in the research process ? in addition to that provided by your supervisor.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£13,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree in a relevant sports science related, nutrition and/or dietetic field. Students with a 2:2 in a relevant discipline may be considered for programme entry on an individual basis Ideally applicants will have one year's relevant experience in the sport and fitness industry. We also normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification.

University information

This campus-based London uni has been teaching for over 130 years and has campuses abroad in Malta, Dubai and Mauritius. Their specialist courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Their teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll acquire the necessary knowledge and skills you’ll need for your future career. The university is also globally-minded about...more