The Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology degree is a specialized science degree with a specific focus in studying human movement as it relates to the enhancement of human performance, health promotion, and prevention and management of chronic disease.
As part of your degree you have the opportunity to complete a practicum in the final year of the program. The practicum allows you to integrate and enhance what you've learned in the classroom with work-place specific knowledge and skills in an authentic professional setting. The practicum fosters educational, personal, and professional growth, and provides networking opportunities. Learn more about our Professional Practicum Program
Sample courses in this degree:
KIN 100 - Human Anatomy
KIN 101 - Introduction to Human Physiology
KIN 103 - Integrative Human Physiology
MATH 114 - Elementary Calculus
BIOCH 200 - Introductory Biochemistry
KIN 209 - Research Methods in Kinesiology
CHEM 261 - Organic Chemistry
KIN 306 - Quantitative Biomechanics of Human Movement
KIN 334 - Physical Activity, Nutrition and Energy Balance
KIN 434 - Physical Activity and Chronic Disease Management
Career opportunities for graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology program include: Kinesiologist, Exercise Therapist, Certified Exercise Physiologist and Rehabilitation Specialist. Graduates also have an excellent foundation for advances study in health fields such as Medicine, Physical Therapy and Chiropractics.