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Honours Bachelor of Kinesiology/Bachelor of Education P/J (Five Year Accelerated Program) (TB)

Five Year Accelerated Program

Honours Kinesiology Program Requirements
Students must take all required Kinesiology courses totalling 11 full course equivalents (FCEs) plus three required FCEs from the Biology, English and Chemistry departments. One and one-half FCEs are required in Education courses prior to entry into the Professional Program. Elective courses may then be chosen from within the school or outside of the school depending upon the student's career objectives. A total of 22 FCEs plus Kinesiology 4193 are required for graduation. To graduate, students must have a minimum 70% cumulative average in all Kinesiology courses included in the 22 FCEs counted towards the degree and a minimum of 65% cumulative overall average.

Prior to Entry into the 2-Year Professional Program
In concurrent Education programs at the Primary/Junior level, prior to year 1 of the Professional Program, students must complete all Pre-Professional Program Education requirements.  Prior to year 2 of the Professional Program, students must complete all requirements of the partnering Honours degree program. (See Concurrent Degree Programs Information for Education requirements).

First Year:
(6 FCEs total)
(a) Kinesiology 1010, 1035, 1113, 1710, 1711, 2059
(b) Chemistry 1210
(c) Biology 2030
(d) English 1116
(e) One-half FCE in English (one of English 1015, 1016, 1115, 1117, 1118)
(f)  One-half FCE in Music or Visual Arts
(g) Education 1050

Note: The Indigenous Content Requirement is being met by the inclusion of English 1116, a Type E course, in the first year of the program.

Spring Term following First Year (1 FCE)
(a) Biology 2011
(b) Biology 2012

Second Year: (6 FCEs total)
(a) Kinesiology 2015, 2035,  2079, 2711, 3030, 3070, 3230, 3610
(b) Two FCE electives

Spring/Summer Terms following Second Year (1 FCE)
(a) Education 2050
(b) One-half FCE Education elective (see Electives in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education Courses list)

Note: Students should check the timetable for Pre-Professional Program course offerings.  If the Education elective cannot be completed in the spring session, it must be replaced here with an elective.  The Education elective would then be completed in third year.

Third Year: (6 FCEs total)
(a) Kinesiology 3010, 3134, 3710, 3711, 4113, 4310, 4710
(b) Kinesiology 4193 (non-credit required course)
(c) Kinesiology 4230 and one and one-half FCE electives, or Kinesiology 4220 and one FCE elective
(d) One-half FCE elective

Spring/Summer Terms following Third Year (1 FCE)
(a) One FCE electives

Spring/Summer Terms following Fourth Year (1 FCE)
(a) One FCE electives

Kinesiology students must receive permission of the Director in order to change the sequencing of required courses. Non-Kinesiology students must receive permission from the Director to take Kinesiology courses.

Fourth and Fifth Years (2-Year Professional Program):
Concurrent Education (Primary/Junior) requirements