Sport and Exercise Nutrition (part-time) degree offered at Ulster University achieves the competencies required for graduate registration with the British Dietetic Association (BDA) Sport and Exercise Nutrition Register (SENr) meaning those students graduating with the PgDip/MSc are automatically eligible to register with the SENr as a graduate registrant.
Career options within sport and exercise nutrition are expanding and include becoming a freelance sports nutritionist/performance nutritionist or working with sporting/government organisations. Previous graduates have gained employment with leading organisations within the UK and Ireland including IRFU, Ulster Rugby, Dairy Council for Northern Ireland and United Kingdom, Rowing Ireland and Apple. We also have a number of graduates who following mentored experience have set up independent sports nutrition clinics within Ireland and on an international basis.
- Evidence-Based Practice in Healthcare Sciences
- Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism
- Nutritional Assessment, Recommendations and Requirements
- Sport-Specific Nutrition Issues
- Research Methods and Biostatistics for Food and Nutrition
- Practical Sports Nutrition
- 36 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Nutrition & Dietetics Sports Sciences View 54 other Masters in Sports Sciences in United Kingdom
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Applicants must hold a degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent in a related discipline (for example – BSc Honours in Biochemistry, Dietetics, Food and Nutrition, Human Nutrition, Physiology, Sport and Exercise Science, Sports Science or other relevant degree discipline) or demonstrate their ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning.
English Language Requirements
Applicants must also demonstrate evidence of competence in written and spoken English (e.g. GCSE grade C or equivalent).
Students holding an IOC Diploma in Sports Nutrition are eligible to apply for direct entry to the MSc programme following completion of a short research proposal module (10 credits) prior to completing the sport and exercise nutrition research project (60 credits) following approval of a suitable research project in consultation with the project module co-ordinator.
International15360 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15360 GBP per year during 36 months.
EU/EEA6410 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6410 GBP per year during 36 months.
- The fees indicated are for full-time study.
- The price of your overall programme will be determined by the number of modules in the relevant academic year.
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