This five year combined degree program focuses on combining the art and science of kinesiology with the fundamentals of education. The program provides students a specialization in human performance while also providing accreditation as a teacher in either Elementary or Secondary education. Graduates of this program receive both a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree as well as a Bachelor of Education degree.
Sample of courses in this degree:
EDU 100 - Contexts of Education
KIN 100 - Human Anatomy
KIN 101 - Introduction to Human Physiology
KIN 205 - Introduction to Outdoor Environmental Education
KIN 240 - Introduction to Sports Injury Management
KIN 245 - Introduction to the Profession of Coaching
EDPY 304 - Adolescent Development & Learning
PAC 320 - Structure and Strategy of Games
PERLS 371 - Assessment & Evaluation in Physical Activity for Children & Youth
EDPY 410 - Ethics and Law in Teaching Youth and Children
Previous Year Competitive Admission Average - Mid to low 80s
Bachelor of Kinesiology/Bachelor of Education in Elementary Education
Bachelor of Kinesiology/Bachelor of Education in Secondary Education
Career opportunities for graduates of the Bachelor of Kinesiology/Bachelor of Education program include: Elementary/Junior High/High School teacher, Curriculum Consultant, Personal Trainer, Recreation and Sport Administrator, and educator in public, non-profit or private industries.