SPCO242-24S2 (D) Semester Two 2024 (Distance)

Nutrition and Exercise Prescription

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 15 July 2024
End Date: Sunday, 10 November 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 28 July 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 29 September 2024


This course provides students with a multidisciplinary perspective and appreciation of contemporary issues in weight management. Applied weight management strategies and techniques fundamental to strength and conditioning will be developed. The coursework is designed to assist students in gaining proficiency supporting and working with weight management clientele.


Any 60 points at 100 level from any subject, or
any 15 points at 100 level from SPCO.

Course Coordinator

Carl Petersen

Textbooks / Resources

Recommended Reading

Campbell B; NSCA’s Guide to Sport and Exercise Nutrition ; 2nd Edition; 2020.

Edited by Haff and Tiplett; Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning ; 4th edition; 2016.

McGuigan; Monitoring Training and Performance in Athletes ; 2017.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $978.00

International fee $4,988.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 20 people apply to enrol.

For further information see School of Health Sciences .

All SPCO242 Occurrences

  • SPCO242-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024
  • SPCO242-24S2 (D) Semester Two 2024 (Distance)