Honours BSc in Human Kinetics


The French immersion stream is available with this program.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2015-2016 calendars for the previous requirements.

3 course credits from:
ENG1100 Workshop in Essay Writing 3
ENG1112 Technical Report Writing 3
Compulsory courses in Science:
ANP1105 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BIO1130 Introduction to Organismal Biology 3
BIO1140 Introduction to Cell Biology 3
CHM1311 Principles of Chemistry 3
CHM1321 Organic Chemistry I 3
MAT1330 Calculus for the Life Sciences I 3
PHY1321 Principles of Physics I 3
3 course credits from:
ANP1107 Human Anatomy and Physiology III 3
BIO2110 Environmental Physiology 3
BIO2133 Genetics 3
CHM2120 Organic Chemistry II 3
Compulsory courses in Human Kinetics:
APA1161 Introduction to Biophysical Aspects of Human Movement 3
APA1313 Musculoskeletal Anatomy 3
APA2114 Biomechanical Analysis of Human Movement 3
APA2120 Motor Control and Learning 3
APA2140 Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology 3
APA2180 Research Methods in Human Kinetics 3
APA2301 Exercise Physiology 1 3
APA2314 Laboratory Techniques in Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics 3
APA3120 Psychomotor Behaviour Laboratory 3
APA3381 Measurement and Data Analysis in Human Kinetics 3
6 course credits from:
APA1122 Health: A Global Perspective 3
APA1302 Sociology of Sport and Physical Activity in Canada 3
APA2111 Intervention Theories 3
APA2134 Administration of Leisure, Sport and Physical Activity Services 3
3 course credits from:
APA4100 Research Project 3
APA4111 Internship Clinical Experience 3
21 optional course credits within the courses offered in the School of Human Kinetics at the 3000 level or more from the list of optional courses
3 optional course credits at the 4000 level within the courses offered in the School of Human Kinetics from the list of optional courses
30 elective course credits selected either from the list of optional courses within the School of Human Kinetics or in any other program or a minor
A maximum of 42 credits at the 1000 level is permitted

Note(s) : For more information on possible certifications, please consult the following web page : http://www.health.uottawa.ca/shk/pro/bschk.htm

List of Optional Courses
List of Optional Courses
APA2121 Nutrition and Health 3
APA3111 Intervention Observation and Experimentation 3
APA3113 Management of sporting events and festivals 3
APA3114 Exercise Physiology II 3
APA3116 Principles of Coaching 3
APA3119 Coaching Training Methods 3
APA3121 Human Motor Skill Development 3
APA3122 Physical Activity and Health 3
APA3123 Hockey and Canadian Culture 3
APA3124 Diet and Physical Activity 3
APA3125 Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries 3
APA3142 Sociology of Health in Canada 3
APA3143 Physical Activity and Community Health 3
APA3150 Neural Control of Human Movement 3
APA3311 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics 3
APA3324 Techniques and Strategies in Sport 3
APA3325 Fitness Training Principles 3
APA4101 Anthropology of Sport and Leisure 3
APA4112 Political Economy of Sport and Physical Activity 3
APA4114 Gender, Sport and Leisure 3
APA4115 Sport and Identities 3
APA4116 Applied Sport and Performance Psychology 3
APA4117 Quality of Life: Theory, Research and Application 3
APA4118 Biomechanical Basis of Injury 3
APA4123 Physical Activity Counselling 3
APA4131 Psychomotor Behaviour: Current Trends 3
APA4145 Sport and Recreation Marketing 3
APA4147 Sport, Leisure and Health Risks 3
APA4150 Principles in Psychomotor Rehabilitation 3
APA4160 Fitness Testing and Exercise Prescription 3
APA4313 Exercise and Disease Prevention 3
APA4314 Advanced Methods for Biomechanical Analysis of Human Locomotion 3
APA4315 External Influences and Physical Activity 3
APA4320 Advanced Coaching: Global Preparation in a Sport 3
APA4323 Selected Topics in Human Kinetics 3
APA4900 Études dirigées / Directed Studies 3