Fitness, Nutrition and Health

Abertay University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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A new joint offering between the Schools of Social and Health Sciences and Science, Engineering and Technology. Exercise, physical activity and balanced nutrition are becoming increasingly important for the promotion of healthy lifestyles. This degree prepares graduates for careers in roles promoting physical activity, nutrition and wellbeing. Teaching is underpinned by research and there is a strong emphasis on the links with industry.

Course details

Modules

Example modules - Nutrition Through the Lifespan; Psychology of Exercise and Health; Physical Activity and Health Promotion and Physiology of Lifestyle Diseases.


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeB400
Institution code A30
Campus nameAbertay Campus
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
A level BCC To include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE For entry into Year 2 we would look for ABB to include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) MMM Entry into Year 1 with one of the following:- Health and Social Care Sport Sport and Exercise Sciences
Scottish Higher ABBB To include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE or Health and Food Technology
Scottish Advanced Higher ABB Entry into Year 2 to include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 29 points To include Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE at S5 or H4
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H3, H3, H3 To include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE
Scottish HNC Pass Entry into Year 2 with HNC Fitness, Health & Exercise - Graded Unit A Entry into Year 1 with an HNC in one of the following:- Applied Sciences - Graded Unit A Coaching and Developing Sport - Graded Unit A Soft Tissue Therapy - Graded Unit A
Scottish HND Pass Entry into Year 2 with an HND in one of the following:- Applied Sciences - Graded Unit A Coaching & Developing Sport - Graded Units AA Fitness, Health & Exercise - Graded Unit A
HNC (BTEC) D Entry into Year 2 with HNC (BTEC) Sport & Exercise Sciences
HND (BTEC) D Entry into Year 2 with HND (BTEC) Sport & Exercise Sciences

Applicants should have National 5/GCSE English and Maths at grade C/4 or equivalent - Lifeskill Maths NOT accepted in lieu of Maths

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.abertay.ac.uk/course-search/undergraduate/fitness-nutrition-and-health/


English language requirements

We look for applicants to have achieved an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with no individual test lower than 5.5. Some degrees have higher requirements - refer to the 'entry routes' tab of each degree for more detail.

List of English Language Requirements

https://www.abertay.ac.uk/studying/informationforinternationalstudents/english-requirements/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1820 Year 1
Scotland £1820 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

International tuition fees for the following courses are £15,500:- Computer Games Technology Computer Game Applications Development Computer Arts Ethical Hacking Game Design & Production

Provider information

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Abertay University
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Dundee
DD1 1HG


Clearing contact details

Recruitment and International Team

01382 308080

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Fitness, Nutrition and Health at Abertay University - UCAS