The Master in Sports Nutrition Online will provide you with the necessary knowledge to understand and integrate nutrition in an interdisciplinary way with the development of physical exercise, enhancing performance, recovery and stimulating changes in body composition when necessary, taking into account the characteristics particular to the different population groups.
With this online master you will be trained in nutrition from all its perspectives, including the evaluation of the diagnosis, the setting of objectives and the nutritional work, with an integral focus on the athlete.
You will have the opportunity to attend the White Week, a week of unique presentations giving by experts from the sector, elite athletes and executives from Real Madrid C. F.
Universidad Europea - Real Madrid Graduate School
The Real Madrid Experience
You will learn about, interpret and apply the different nutritional aspects that affect the practice of a sport, from the health viewpoint and sport performance, as well as its close relationship with the physiological, training and body composition aspects .
You will apply the principles of sports nutrition to plan the diet of an athlete with the aim of optimising their health, their sports performance, and their body composition.
You will understand and analyse the characteristics of the physical preparation and training of athletes, to be able to work in a coordinated way with nutritional planning, body composition, and relevant health aspects.
You will learn to use tools for assessing body composition in athletes to carry out nutritional planning.
You will plan the hydration practices for different athletes.
You will be trained to develop nutritional work to prevent or recover from sports injuries.
You will understand the mechanisms of acute and chronic inflammation and their integration with sports development, as well as proper management from nutritional work.
You will understand the concept of chronobiology, chrononutrition and its relationship with sleep and recovery of the athlete, being able to integrate it into nutritional work.
You will know the physiology of the digestive system, the intestinal microbiota, and the most common pathologies in athletes to treat them from a nutritional point of view.
You will take into account the differences in the diagnosis and nutritional work with populations with special characteristics, such as sportswomen, pregnant athletes, children and adolescent athletes and athletes with type 1 diabetes.
The Universidad Europea - Real Madrid Graduate School is the world's leading graduate school in sport that offers a unique academic model.
Enjoy exclusive networking opportunities and take advantage of the professional opportunities that our programmes offer you thanks to constant contact with the sports industry.
This master not only specifically qualifies you in nutrition to develop professionally as a sports nutritionist, but also for multidisciplinary work between different professionals in the sports sector who can work in different areas ranging from teaching and research, clubs, sports federations, companies multinationals in the sports sector.
Thus, you can develop professionally as:
The 100% online Master in Sports Nutrition comprises 8 modules, each with 6 ECTS. At the end of the programme, the student will receive the Master in Sports Nutrition - Online, granted by Universidad Europea de Madrid.
At Universidad Europea, we are committed to an education that prepares you for the needs of the professional world. Thanks to our methodology, you will be able to gain the knowledge, skills, abilities and competences that provide maximum employability in a global world.
The student learns by doing; there is no learning without action.
The teacher relates the knowledge, skills and previous experiences to the interests, expectations and cognitive characteristics of the students.
The students "learn together", so they are motivated not just by their own learning but to increase the achievements of others, forming a social and academic learning experience.
The teacher acts as an advisor and as a guide of the learning towards a professional application.
Constructive and discovery learning
Students investigate and explore concepts. This allows you to build cognitive structures by comparing, relating and reorganising new concepts with those you have already dealt with.
The teacher encourages the students to learn for themselves, developing self-learning. The student is understood as an active and cooperative agent, protagonist of their own education.
The teacher is sensitive to the diversity and different learning styles of the students, adjusting the training activities to suit their needs.
The development of creativity and initiative allows knowledge to be perceived as open, unfinished, something which can always be redefined and understood from other points of view.
Complete planning: you will have the entire organisation of your studies at your disposal from the beginning.
Live virtual classes, adapted to working hours. They'll be recorded in case you cannot attend, or you want to watch them again.
Intuitive and dynamic online learning platform, accessible from any device.
Teacher with expertise in each subject, related to the professional field. The teacher will deliver the classes, guide you through the course and evaluate your learning experience.
Support tutor: this is the person who will accompany you throughout your programme. They will help you organise your time, guide you and help you achieve your goals.
Student Services Centre: available 24 hours a day via chat and phone to resolve any technical issues with the platform.
All our educational activities are aimed at making it easier for you to acquire professional knowledge, skills, abilities and expertise.
Dr. Noelina Bonfanti
The Masters is aimed at students coming from different areas of physical activity, nutrition or health who wish to specialise and train in sports nutrition to promote interdisciplinary work.
For admission to the Master in Sports Nutrition Online, the following is required:
The admission process to pursue an online undergraduate or postgraduate certificate at Universidad Europea can be carried out throughout the year, although enrolment on any of our programmes is subject to availability. In order to complete the process, follow these simple steps:
You will need to send the specific documentation to your personal advisor
Once your documentation has been reviewed, your personal advisor will contact you.
Formalising the reservation of a place through our different methods of payment
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