University of Chester

University of Chester

Exercise and Nutrition Science (Dublin)

The science of exercise and nutrition is a rapidly expanding field; students develop a critical knowledge and understanding of fundamental and contemporary issues in relation to physical activity and health and nutrition in health and disease, as well as applying these principles to sporting populations.

Entry requirements

Minimum of lower 2nd Class Honours in a related subject area, or equivalent professional qualifications; consideration is also given to applicants with relevant work experience, background knowledge and skills.

Course modules

Core modules: Exercise and health; physiology and physical performance; biochemistry of metabolism; nutrition in health and disease; science of weight control; performance enhancement; sports nutrition; research methods and data analysis; MSc students must undertake a personal research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is achieved through coursework; there are no formal examinations. MSc students are required to complete a personal research project in order to complete the programme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,560 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,900 per Whole course (International) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,800 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
National Training Centre - Dublin 7

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000