Fitness, Nutrition and Health Abertay University

Undergraduate

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.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Abertay Campus

  • Start date

    2 September 2019

  • Duration

    4 years


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 code B400
Institution code A30
Campus name Abertay Campus
Campus code -

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
A level B C C 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 A B B B To include at least one of the following:- Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics or PE
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
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 Advanced Higher A B B Entry into Year 2 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

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 £1,820 Year 1
International £13,800 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £1,820 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.