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Kinesiology



Student Life

Become a leader in your field with a balanced approach to Kinesiology that allows you to focus on areas such as human movement and rehabilitation, fitness and exercise, sport management and the cultural impact of sport.

Explore all areas of Kinesiology before selecting your module of choice with a common set of first-year courses, combined with elective choices.

Study in a program that offers the broadest range of activity courses of any Kinesiology program in Canada with options including exercise for specific populations, personal training and teambased sports.

Get Involved

International Experiences
Spend a semester on an exchange at one of 14 partner institutions around the globe and discover the international power of physical activity and sport.

Learning it Together
Participate in a student-run health promotion program that aims to improve literacy, numeracy and healthy living skills in elementary school children through mentorship and role modelling. Field Experiences and Internships Gain hands-on experience through practical learning opportunities in areas such as community sport, athletic therapy, and activity and aging.

Student Clubs and Councils
Join the Kinesiology Students’ Association, Kinesiology Winter Special Games, Faculty of Health Sciences Dream Team, help support Camp Trillium and more.

Visit the Kinesiology website for more information.

Programs

  • Kinesiology
  • Fitness and Exercise Prescription
  • Sport Management
  • Rehabilitation Sciences

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) – Kinesiology: Non-Honors (3 and 4 years), Honors (4 years), Honors Double Major – combined with another area (4 years), Honors Fitness and Exercise Prescription (4 years), Honors Sport Management (4 years)
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) – Kinesiology: Honors (4 years)
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA – Honors) with Juris Doctor (JD) from the Faculty of Law (6 years)
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA – Honors) – Sport Management with Honors Business Administration (HBA) from the Ivey Business School (5 years)
  • Honors/Major Kinesiology (BA) with Nutrition & Dietetics (BSc)
  • Honors/Major Kinesiology (BA) with Engineering (BESc)
  • Honors/Major Kinesiology (BA) with Nursing (BScN)
  • Honors/Major Kinesiology (BA) with Music (BMus)