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Fitness, Health and Exercise

City of Glasgow College

Venues

City Campus

Content

This course is most suited to those with an interest in the fields of fitness, health and exercise. The new framework has been developed to include industry recognition in the form of the endorsement by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS).

Year 1:
Exercise Physiology and Anatomy; Exercise Principles and Programming; Plan, Teach and Evaluate a Gym-based Exercise Session; Plan, Teach and Evaluate a Group Exercise Session with Music; Managing a Sport, or Fitness Related Event.

Year 2:
Applied Exercise Prescription; Applied Nutrition; Core Strength and Stability; Current Exercise Trends; Metabolic Considerations.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English; or NQ Health, Fitness and Sport Performance; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Degree courses in related areas; employment in sports clubs, private and public sports facilities, local authorities and government health and sport initiatives

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level

8