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NUTRITION, SUPPLEMENTS AND PHARMACOLOGY IN SPORT (2021-2022)

General information

This course may undergo changes in the calendar, teaching methodology or assessment procedure depending on the course of events and the guidelines of health authorities in relation to the COVID-19 crisis. Notwithstanding, the quality of the training and the achievement of objectives are guaranteed in all cases.
Qualification awarded: Diploma d'Especialització/Diploma de Postgrau (Degree Universitat Barcelona)
Management:
  • Montoro Ronsano, J. Bruno
  • Ribas Fernández, Jordi
Number of credits: 30,00
Length of course (in academic years): 1
Mode of delivery (face-to-face/ blended/ distance): Distance
Centre responsible : Institute for LifeLong Learning IL3-UB
In-company placement(s): No
Enrolment fee:
  • 2.200,00 €
  • An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
Classes begin: 3/28/2022

Objectives and admission

Learning objectives:
- Acquire an understanding of specific physiological and pathological principles in the area of physical effort, training and sporting performance.
- Acquire an understanding of specific pharmacological principles, drugs and supplements associated with optimising physical performance and with the treatment of sport-related injuries and functional recovery.
- Acquire an understanding of specific factors involved in the interactions, limitations and side effects in the use of drugs and supplements in sport.
- Acquire knowledge of the functional, ethic and legal limits of pharmacology to prevent disease, injury, fraud and doping.
- Acquire criteria in the reasoned use of drugs and supplements in sport using the principles of pharmacology and scientific evidence.
- Acquire an understanding of specific nutritional principles in the context of physical activity.
- Acquire an understanding of specific diets and dietary habits and their affect on sporting performance and on functional recovery.

Recommended applicant profiles and admission requirements:
- Holders of degrees in health sciences: Pharmacy, Biology, Physical Activity and Sports Sciences, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Biomedicine, Medicine, Human Nutrition and Dietetics, Dentistry, Podiatry, Psychology, Veterinary Science and other university degrees in this group.
- Graduates in teacher training specializing in physical education.

Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:
Students who are not university graduates may be admitted on these courses. These students will be eligible for a university extension course certificate.Information regarding the entry requirements in this case can be obtained from the course coordinators.

Date on which pre-enrolment begins: 10/1/2021
Date on which pre-enrolment ends: 3/21/2022

Further information

FACULTY OR SCHOOL WHERE THE COURSE IS TAUGHT

Name of individual or institution: Institut de Formació Contínua - UB
Address: C/ Ciutat de Granada, 131 08018 Barcelona Espanya
Email address: info@il3.ub.edu
Webpage: http://www.il3.ub.edu
Telephone: 93 403 96 96
Fax: 93 403 96 97
Observations: Online.


FOR FURTHER ENQUIRIES

Name of individual or institution: Instituto Forymat
Address: C/ Quintana, 29 28008 Madrid Espanya
Email address: info@forymat.com
Webpage: http://www.il3.ub.edu/es/postgrado/postgrado-farmacologia-nutricion-suplementacion-deporte.html
Telephone: 917 94 61 26

Observations: Monday to Thursday, from 9.30 a.m. to 6.30 p.m., and Friday, from 9.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

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