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Sport Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

The rapidly expanding areas of sport science, nutrition and health offer a wide range of exciting career opportunities. These include roles such as working as a trainer, sport scientist or nutritionist to improve the performance of elite athletes; or as a community health promoter or nutritionist to improve the health and wellbeing of the general population.

We offer certificates, diplomas, degrees and graduate diplomas in a range of areas related to sport science and health. Our degrees and graduate diplomas allow you to specialise in a particular area of interest.

Whatever you choice of programme, your study will equip you with up-to-date industry knowledge and real-world skills.

You'll gain the expertise needed to be effective in a wide range of disciplines including sport science, human nutrition, the promotion of good health and wellness, and the prevention of disease and injury. You’ll learn in new facilities which house modern teaching and learning spaces, laboratories, a recreation centre and a two-level sport venue.

We offer degree-level qualifications in Sport ScienceHuman Nutrition and Health Promotion. We also have a Certificate in Exercise.

Related programmes & courses

Bachelor of Applied Science (Human Nutrition)

Gain an in-depth understanding of nutrition and the dietary influences that impact on the health of individuals.

3 Years
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Bachelor of Applied Science (Health Promotion)

Learn how to prescribe and promote physical activity and lifestyle change to help treat and prevent disease.

3 Years
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Bachelor of Applied Science (Sport and Exercise Science)

Develop the practical skills and expertise needed to work in a wide range of sports, health and exercise science fields.

3 Years
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

New Zealand Certificate in Exercise (Level 4)

Gain the practical skills and knowledge needed to turn your passion for exercise and sport into a career in the fitness industry.

19 Weeks
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Study and Career Preparation - Pre-Health Pathway, Level 4

Prepare for higher level study in health and science

19 Weeks
Starts: February
Nursing Midwifery and Medical Imaging Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Study and Career Preparation - Sports, Nutrition and Health Promotion Pathway, Level 3

Gain the academic skills required for higher-level study in sport science, nutrition or health promotion

19 Weeks
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Study and Career Preparation - Study Opportunities Pathway, Level 3

Gain the academic skills and entry requirements needed for Level 4 study.

19 Weeks
Starts: February
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Osteopathy Information Session

Discover career opportunities in musculoskeletal health

Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Applied Science Information Session

Explore study and career options in health and sport

1 Hour
Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion

Pre-Health Study Preparation Information Session (Allied Health)

Discover how to prepare for higher-level study in health

Sport science, Nutrition and Health Promotion