Bachelor of Kinesiology Degree

Degree overview

For a Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin) degree, three majors are available, or you can also enter a minor or a combined or concurrent degree program with another faculty. This program is best suited for students who are interested in completing art-based courses rather than science-based.

Courses required

To complete a BKin degree, 18 core courses are required for the 40 courses you will need to complete the program.

If you choose a major, each one requires specific courses.

Learn more about the courses:

First year Degree Guide - Kinesiology
Program Description (Course Calendar)
List of Courses in the Program​

Major Programs

Enter into an optional major when applying, or do so in your first or second year of the program.

Kinesiology

A major in Kinesiology provides greater flexibility in choosing course options. Options can be used to explore other areas of interest, minor programs and embedded certificates.  More options can also enable students to meet specific requirements for after degree programs.

Find out what you will learn, what courses you’ll take, career opportunities and admission requirements here

 

Mind Sciences in Kinesiology

Find out what you will learn, what courses you’ll take, career opportunities and admission requirements here.

Mind Sciences FAQ (PDF). 

 

Leadership in Pedagogy and Coaching

Find out what you will learn, what courses you’ll take, career opportunities and admission requirements here

Leadership in Pedagogy and Coaching FAQ (PDF).

Combined Degrees

Bachelor of Kinesiology and Bachelor of Commerce in Management (combined degree). Please see the Haskayne School of Business portion of the academic calendar for details.

Bachelor of Kinesiology and Bachelor of Arts - Dance (combined degree). Please see the School of Creative and Performing Arts portion of the academic calendar for details.

Bachelor of Kinesiology Majoring in Pedagogy and Coaching and Bachelor of Education (concurrent degree). Please see the Werklund School of Education portion of the academic calendar for details.

Contact an Advisor

Kinesiology undergrad advisors can provide academic advice about transfers, courses, programs, combined degrees, careers, financing, admissions and more. 

Interested in getting a Bachelor of Kinesiology degree? Apply now.