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BSc (Hons) Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health with Foundation Year

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

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96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

Skilled professionals are increasingly in demand to help improve health and wellbeing in our society. This pioneering course equips you for graduate-level roles in all aspects of health and exercise promotion.

  • Choose a four-year course, starting with a foundation year to introduce you to this dynamic subject and improve your skills, confidence and knowledge
  • Take a route which is ideal for anyone thinking of a new career direction or who may not have the formal qualifications to embark on our honours degree directly
  • Realise your potential on an original and far-sighted programme covering all aspects of health and exercise promotion
  • Develop your practical skills working in diverse settings and with clients of different ages, abilities and backgrounds
  • Broaden your experience via unique work placement opportunities with organisations such as the Derby City Move More Consortium and JumpzFitness
  • Explore latest technologies and scientific approaches in our cutting-edge laboratory facilities
  • Achieve additional qualifications in gym instruction and personal training to enhance your future prospects further still
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