401–500 th
World University Rankings 2021
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2020
126-150 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

Nutrition Exercise and Health - University of Plymouth

Discover how physical activity and diet contribute to obesity and chronic diseases. With this course you'll gain an insight into the science underpinning the roles of nutrition and exercise in good health. You'll study key disciplines that relate exercise and nutrition to health, the physiological and psychological implications of health-related behaviours and be ready for employment in the food or fitness industries, health promotion, lifestyle education and public health. You will benefit from a course accredited by the Association for Nutrition which allows graduates direct entry onto the register of Associate Nutritionists. You’ll develop practical skills, critical awareness and proficiencies required for professional competence. You will enhance your career prospect by taking an optional placement year. You will also have the opportunity to earn a Level 3 Personal Training award. * Benefit from accreditation by the Association for Nutrition which allows graduates direct entry onto the register of Associate Nutritionists. * Develop practical skills, critical awareness and proficiencies required for professional competence. * Gain a strong foundation in the major disciplines underpinning exercise and nutritional sciences. * Experience interdisciplinary teaching that addresses contemporary issues in lifestyle-related health. * Benefit from strong links with the Faculty of Health and Human Sciences and School of Psychology. * Enhance your career prospect by taking an optional placement year.