Our distance-learning obesity and weight loss course is a four-week course that you can start anytime. It’s delivered flexibly online via FutureLearn.
You can study with us anywhere in the world and manage your study hours to suit you.
This course is taught at undergraduate level.
You’ll learn in FutureLearn’s online study platform, through a mix of:
- bite-sized videos
- long- and short-form articles
- practical activities.
In every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
You’ll learn from a team of internationally recognised expert researchers, clinicians, allied health professionals and practitioners from the Rowett Institute and University of Aberdeen. They’ll share their evidence base and lived experiences for the prevention and treatment of obesity.
The Rowett Institute is one of Europe’s most prestigious nutrition research centres. Read about the Rowett.
You’ll spend around five hours per week on this course.