Develop the skills and knowledge to transform lives with a Health and Nutrition degree.
Choose from one of four pathways, specialising in subjects such as nutrition, health and fitness, public health and wellbeing. You’ll learn from active researchers and practitioners, who’ll show you how to apply the core theories of health and nutrition to real-world situations and case studies.
Undergraduate Health and Nutrition courses:
As the UK health and fitness industry experiences continual growth, turn your passion into your profession with our Exercise, Health and Fitness degree. We'll give you a solid grounding in the core principles of exercise, health and fitness, which include anatomy, physiology, and the psychology and sociology of health and exercise behaviour.
Develop the skills and experience to help people live healthier lifestyles with our Exercise, Health and Nutrition degree. You'll study the role that exercise and nutrition plays in the maintenance of good health and the prevention of disease and get a thorough and theoretical grounding in how exercise and nutrition influence health - positively and negatively.
To meet the demand for skilled professionals in this growing area of provision, we've designed this degree in partnership with leading health and social care employers. You'll be at the forefront of learning and professional practice in health and social care, developing the knowledge, understanding and skills to shape the future health of our populations.
To respond to the growing need for a workforce with experience, knowledge and skills in how to improve health and wellbeing, we developed this degree in partnership with the Royal Society for Public Health and major public health employers. You'll gain an understanding of the factors that can influence and shape the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities and society.
Careers in health and nutrition are highly sought after, so we’ll help you to gain the edge over other graduates by putting professional experience at the heart of your degree.
We’re one of only a few UK universities to include professional work placements with every degree, so you’ll graduate with extensive industry experience without having to take a sandwich year out.
Our students can complete placements at a wide range of organisations across the UK and abroad, which include facilities that provide residential care for adults and older adults, youth work teams, the NHS, children’s and family centres, charities and non-government agencies.
You’ll also have the opportunity to gain additional professional qualifi cations at no extra cost, such as personal training and exercise referral.