Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology)

Faculty of Applied Health Sciences




Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology)

 

Program:
Kinesiology – BSc
 
OUAC Code:
BSK
 
Degree:
Bachelor of Science
 
Program:
4-Year Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (BSc)
 
Program Description:

Kinesiology is a science that studies the human body, and how it moves and functions. The current interest in this discipline reflects a growing understanding about how exercise affects overall health.

This bioscience degree is designed for students who wish to concentrate on the science of human movement and will prepare you to meet the requirements for post-graduate degree programs in biophysical kinesiology.
Our curriculum focuses on the biophysical science of human movement and includes Kinesiology, Physics, Chemistry and Neuroscience, with an emphasis on research skills and theoretical knowledge.

Brock is one of a limited number of universities in Canada to meet national accreditation standards, as set out by the Canadian Council of University Physical Education and Kinesiology Administrators, for both our Kinesiology and Physical Education programs.

 

Careers:
Our graduates have gone on to careers in:
  • rehabilitation and athletic therapy
  • coaching
  • sport psychology
  • exercise prescription and programming
  • fitness and athletic performance assessment
  • exercise science research
  • Kinesiology  
  • Physiotherapy  
  • Biomedical-related fields
 
 * Please note that some careers may require additional professional or graduate qualifications.
 
Program Coordinator: 
If you have any questions about this program, contact the Program Coordinator
 
Entrance Requirements:
Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%), Biology (SBI4U).
Strongly recommended subject: Physics (SPH4U), Exercise Science (PSE4U), Chemistry (SCH4U).
 
Expected Cut-off:
Low 80s
 
Program Plan:
To see the courses required for degree completion and read the full course descriptions - Check the online Undergraduate Course Calendar
 
 
Faculty:
 
Department:
 
Level:
Undergraduate studies
 

 

 

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