Nottingham Trent University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Public health, exercise and nutrition practitioners designed this course in collaboration with NTU. This makes the course ideal if you are interested in the factors that influence health. You will concentrate on the roles of physical activity, exercise and nutrition in the prevention and management of disease.
This course aims to provide you with the knowledge and skills to allow you to improve the health of individuals, groups, communities and population through exercise, physical activity, nutrition and healthy eating.
You will apply this knowledge to a UK public health setting and look at strategies to promote health using exercise, physical activity and nutrition and monitoring and evaluation.
• • Why study Exercise, Nutrition and Health at Nottingham Trent University? • •
• We’re one of the top universities for offering placements. All our courses offer the opportunity to apply for a placement in the UK or abroad, giving you the real-life experience employers are looking for, including recent placements at British Olympic Association, Nottingham Rugby Club, England Hockey, Nottingham Forest Football Club, Derby Rugby Club and British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences.
• We’ve got an excellent employability record. Over 97% of NTU graduates are employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving.
• We have inspiring learning environments. We have a bespoke sport psychology and management suite, exercise and health laboratories, a biomechanics laboratory and biochemistry laboratories. We are one of the few campuses with our own environmental chamber. We also have Performance Analysis and Human Movement laboratories including a 3D motion capture system that analyses human movement.
• Get extra qualifications. You can gain extra recognised qualifications including Exercise Referral, Food Hygiene and Cook and Eat session delivery.
• Get a head start. Currently over twenty-five health and related organisations support this course, all providing invaluable industry experience, including Jamie Oliver's Ministry of Food, The East Midlands Platform for Health and Wellbeing, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Slimming World and Nottingham City Council.
• We've got expert staff. Our team includes British Association of Sport and Exercise Science (BASES) accredited exercise physiologists and sports psychologists.
• NTU is in the top 20 universities in the UK for sport science – The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2019.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Clifton Campus|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||including Physical Education or a Science subject and excluding Critical Thinking and General Studies.|
|A level||BBC||112 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels, including an A-level in Physical Education or a Science subject and excluding Critical Thinking and General Studies|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||including relevant Physical Education or Science modules|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass your Access course with 60 credits overall with a minimum of 45 credits at level 3, including relevant Physical Education of Science modules|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
GCSE English grade C/4 or equivalent
GCSE Maths grade C/4 or equivalent
Two GCSE Science subjects grade C/4 or equivalent
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||112 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Diploma and one A-Level or equivalent qualifications, including an A-level in Physical Education or a Science subject and excluding Critical Thinking and General Studies.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016)||112 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Extended Certificate and two A-Levels or equivalent qualifications, including an A-level in Physical Education or a Science subject excluding Critical Thinking and General Studies.|
We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)