Nutrition (Exercise and Health)

Course Introduction

**Reasons to choose Kingston**

– This degree is accredited by the Association for Nutrition (AfN). Once you graduate, you can apply for registration as an Associate Nutritionist (ANutr) on the UK Voluntary Register of Nutritionists.

– With appropriate experience, you can apply for registration to the AfN Sport & Exercise Nutrition register.

– This course received 100 per cent overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2019).

**About this course**

Would you like to promote good health and help to prevent disease? A practical knowledge of the benefits of nutrition and exercise can improve people’s wellbeing.

This course studies anatomy, physiology, energy metabolism, nutrition, sport and exercise psychology and many related subjects. You’ll examine the promotion of exercise and nutrition to improve people’s physical and mental health.

Through optional modules in Year 3, you can focus on nutrition, sport and exercise science or a combination, including contemporary issues of food and nutrition, or ergogenic aids and extreme environments.

The four-year sandwich route has a year’s industry-related work experience – great for your CV

Course Modules

Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.

Year 1: LS4006 - Food and Nutrition 1: An Introduction, LS4007 - Essentials for Sport and Exercise Science, LS4008 - Sport & Exercise Psychology, LS4009 - Functional Anatomy & Exercise Physiology.

Year 2: LS5007 - Food and Nutrition 2: Applied Nutrition, LS5012 - Research Methods in Exercise Science, LS5013 - Sport and Exercise Psychology II, LS5014 - Health & Exercise Physiology.

Year 3 core modules: LS6009 - Food and Nutrition 3: Public Health Nutrition, LS6017 - Exercise & Health Psychology , LS6023 - Sport Science Project or Dissertation, LS6015 - Nutrition Project.

Year 3 optional modules: LS6010 - Food and Nutrition 4: Contemporary Issues in Food and Nutrition, LS6018 - Extreme Environments and Ergogenic Aids.

Start Date


Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9,250 European Fees