Exercise Metabolism


  • BSc Sport and Exercise Sciences


Year Two

20 Credits

This module examines the metabolic events that occur during and in response to exercise, from the whole body to the molecular level. You will learn the mechanisms that activate fuel mobilisation, transport and oxidation during exercise. You will discover the metabolic interactions of different organs and the mechanisms for the response to exercise and adaptations to exercise training. You will also explore the health benefits of regular activity and the underlying mechanisms.


Lectures, demonstration, practical classes and workshops, guided independent study


Coursework - Critical Evaluation