¿Qué aprenderé?

Human Kinetics is a discipline focused on the study and practice of human movement and exercise and their impact on health and physical performance. The programs will help students develop knowledge and practical skills related to community health promotion, chronic disease prevention, and rehabilitation.

Human Kinetics is concerned with understanding capacities for, and limits of, human movement at different ages and with the role of physical activity in human health.

The programs focus on the disciplines of biomechanics, exercise physiology, and psychomotor behavior.

Outdoor Adventure Leadership

Be market-ready with some of the best outdoor leadership training in Canada.

Gain valuable leadership skills, be market-ready, and driven to succeed.

Get hands-on experience and earn provincially and nationally recognized technical certifications in canoe tripping, river rescue, sea kayaking, rock climbing, National Lifesaving Society and wilderness emergency first aid.

You have the choice of completing a 400-hour internship with leading outdoor adventure industries, leading a 3-week international expedition out of North America, or writing an undergraduate thesis.

Key Features

  • Small class sizes and interactive classroom environments.
  • Explore beautiful Northern Canada during a 14-day, 250-450 km canoe trip or chance to endeavour in an international expedition as part of your upper year studies.
  • Take advantage of the opportunity to obtain several internationally recognized certifications.
  • Self-motivated and passionate students will excel in the small, interactive classes, focusing on leadership, guiding, and instructing in remote or austere environments.

Career Opportunities

Wilderness and international expedition guiding/trip planning, adventure activity instruction, outdoor education, wilderness lodge, resort, park operations, corporate adventure training and teambuilding, employment within recreation departments, outdoor photography and film-making, outdoor research, wilderness adventure therapy, entrepreneurship.

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

Faculty of Health

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (126 )

Costos de estudio
CAD$25.960,00 (US$ 19.766) por año
This is for 30 credit hours; Incidental and SGA Association Fees: CAN $1,017.85
Fecha de inicio

Esperado Mayo, Septiembre 2020

Lugar

Laurentian University

Sudbury Campus,

935 Ramsey Lake Road,

SUDBURY,

Ontario (ON),

P3E 2C6, Canada

a tiempo completo (126 )

Costos de estudio
CAD$25.960,00 (US$ 19.766) por año
This is for 30 credit hours; Incidental and SGA Association Fees: CAN $1,017.85
Fecha de inicio

Esperado Mayo, Septiembre 2020

Lugar

Barrie Campus

1 Georgian Drive,

BARRIE,

Ontario (ON),

L4M 3X9, Canada

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Applicants must have Minimum overall 'B' average (or GPA 3.0 on a 4.0 scale) in a recognized academic grade 12 program. At least 4 different academic subjects at the matriculation level must be represented in the high school diploma. (A SAT I score of 1,650 or composite ACT of 24 is recommended, but not required). English Language Requirements: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (minimum score: 230 computer-based, 88 Internet-based); International English Language Testing System (IELTS - Academic)(minimum score: 6.5); Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) (minimum score: 80); Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) Assessment Test (minimum score: 70, with 60 in writing proficiency); Cambridge English Proficiency (minimum result: C); Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE) (minimum score: 60); Laurentian EAP Level 3 exam with a score of 70% or higher.

Para estudiantes internacionales

Entry requirements vary from country to country. Students must have successfully completed and obtained a secondary school diploma equivalent to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD).

For admission to a degree program, a student must meet one of the language requirements listed below in addition to the academic requirements:

  • Laurentian University English for Academic Preparation (EAP) Level 3 with a minimum score of 70% or University Preparation (UP) with a minimum score of 65%
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (minimum score: 230 computer-based, 88 Internet-based)
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS - Academic)(6.5 minimum overall for direct academic entry with no band score lower than 6)
  • Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) (minimum score: 80)
  • Cambridge Assessment English: C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency with a Cambridge English Score of 176 or more.
  • Three years of full time senior-level studies in an English-language secondary school or post-secondary institution

Opciones de Pathways

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  • Fleming College
  • Durham College
  • Canadore College
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