Undergraduate BSc (Hons)

Sport and Exercise Nutrition with Foundation Year

Transition into higher education and prepare for degree-level study with our BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Nutrition with integrated foundation year.

Sport and Exercise Nutrition with Foundation Year

Course Overview

  • Institution code

  • Main location

    Headingley Campus Beckett Park
  • Attendance

  • Duration

    8 Years
  • Start date

    19 Sep 2022

If you don't have the required UCAS points to secure a place on the full degree programme, this integrated foundation year will enable you to transition onto our BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Nutrition course, preparing you for academic life at university.

As part of your foundation year, you’ll:

  • Study four sport-related modules - These will introduce you to the subjects included on each of our 10 routes, from sport development and sport and exercise science to coaching and lifelong health
  • Study two additional modules that will help you develop the academic and study skills needed to successfully transition from school or the workplace to higher education

As part of your course, you'll:

  • Study the science of food, developing your understanding of how nutritional composition and diet can influence sport and exercise performance
  • Work across the spectrum; from elite athletes to recreational performers
  • Learn how to conduct interviews, assess the dietary intake of individuals and design personalised nutritional interventions

You'll learn how to access the extensive resources and support services available here at Leeds Beckett, whether you need a hand locating specialist materials in the Library, or you need advice about personal issues.

During your second, third and fourth years you'll study an average of six modules each year. Visit each of the course pages below for details of the modules offered as part of your chosen course.

Why study Sport and Exercise Nutrition at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Designed to meet the competency requirements and professional standards set by the Sport & Exercise Nutrition Register (SENr)
  2. Prepare for undergraduate-level study
  3. Work across the spectrum - from elite athletes to recreational performers
  4. Study in our new state-of-the-art Carnegie School of Sport building
  5. Work placement opportunities
  6. Sport volunteering  opportunities, which have previously included global events such as the Olympics, World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games