The aim of this programme is to give students an understanding and basic knowledge of nutrition that will better equip them to assist clients to optimize their sporting and exercise performance through good nutrition. All students will initially enrol on the Advanced Certificate in Sport and Exercise Nutritionprogramme and upon successful completion may enrol on the Advanced Diploma in Sport and Exercise Nutrition programme.Entry Requirement
Applicants shall hold:
I. (a) a bachelor’s degree awarded by a recognized university;or
(b) a Higher Diploma awarded by a recognized institution with at least 2 years working experience; or
(c) an Advanced Certificate in Nutriton awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE;
II. provide evidence of English proficiency, such as
HKDSE Examination English Language at Level 2 or above;
HKCEE English Language at level 2 from 2007 - 2011 or Grade E in English Language Syllabus B or Grade C in the case of Syllabus A before 2007.
All students will initially enroll on the Advanced Certificate in Sport and Exercise Nutrition programme. Upon successful completion, they may enroll on the Advanced Diploma in Sport and Exercise Nutrition programme. There will be no time limit for students choosing to further their studies from the Certificate to the Diploma level.
Students with no science background are recommended to take the HKU SPACE Human Biology and Organic Chemistry I / II short courses prior to commencing this course Students should also consider taking the HKU SPACE Advanced Certificate in Human Biochemistry and Physiology course.Address of the institution
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HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE)Programme type
Advanced DiplomaAcademic structure
Part timeDuration of study
0.4 year(s)Application fee