|Field of Study:||Kinesiology and Exercise Science
|Description:||Turn your passion for health and wellness into a career in kinesiology and influence the future of sport and healthcare. Learn how the body works, how to make it work better, what causes health issues and how to prevent illness. Develop a strong scientific and theoretical background and apply this knowledge to healthy populations, elite athletes, individuals with chronic diseases and people with physical challenges. Upon graduation, you will earn an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science in Kinesiology and a Diploma in Fitness and Health Promotion.
In the first two years of the program, you learn the fundamentals of the human body. Learn anatomy in a human cadaver lab in your first year: a rare undergraduate experience. In the third and fourth years, your courses focus on performance and clinical applications of exercise and nutrition theory. Embedded in our program is hands-on experience through practicum courses, labs and placements. You will complete 87 to 241 field placement hours during your final two years.
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Values quoted are based on 2020-21 tuition rates and are subject to change. For full tuition and student fee information, visit https://www.guelphhumber.ca/sfs/tuition-and-fees.