Physical Activity and Health (Bachelor of Kinesiology)

Physical Activity and Health (Bachelor of Kinesiology)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: March 1
Application fee: CA$100
Intakes: Fall

Program overview

This major is taken as part of a Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin) degree, which takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement, examining both the arts-based and science-based aspects of Kinesiology and allows you to specialize in an area of study. We also offer a BSc in Kinesiology degree, which takes a more science-focused approach. Why study Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation at the University of Alberta? The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation gives you access to all the state-of-the-art learning, research, and athletic facilities at the University of Alberta, while offering small class sizes and specialized, interactive programs. With every degree program, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain work experience by completing a practicum in your final year.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus


One of the following courses: English (Literature & Composition). Two of the following subjects: Humanities; Languages other than English; Math/Sciences. One of the following subjects: Fine Arts; Physical Education; Math/Sciences. One of the following courses: Mathematics; Physics; Calculus; Biology; Additional Math; Computer Science; Geometry; Physical Geography; Science; Trigonometry; Chemistry. English language proficiency. Minimum Duolingo English Test score: 115 for English Language Proficiency 125 for Spoken English Proficiency

Career opportunities

Possible Careers: Exercise and Fitness Specialist, Fitness and Lifestyle Consultant, Kinesiologist, Personal Trainer, Recreation Facility Operator, Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Youth Sport and Physical Activity Research Assistant.

Campus location

Edmonton , Canada

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