Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2017/2018
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Kinesiology and Physical Education

The Kinesiology and Physical Education Department has transitioned to a single Bachelor of Kinesiology degree. Courses for this degree are noted with a BKin designation.

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BKIN Transition

The Kinesiology and Physical Education Department has transitioned to a single Bachelor of Kinesiology degree. Courses for this degree are noted with a BKin designation.

 
Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
KP100 Fundamental Movement Skills and Physical Literacy (BKin) 0.5
KP112 Physical Fitness 0.25
KP115 Court Sports 0.25
KP118 Strength Training 0.25
KP141 Historical and Philosophical Foundations of Kinesiology (BKin) 0.5
KP161 Fundamentals of Motor Learning and Control (BKin) 0.5
KP181 Fundamentals of Sport and Exercise Psychology (BKin) 0.5
KP200 Applied Movement Skills: Team, Individual, and Dual Games (BKin) 0.5
KP201 Applied Movement Skills: Fitness and Strength Training (BKin) 0.5
KP202 Applied Movement Skills: Endurance Sports (BKin) 0.5
KP211 Sociology of Physical Activity [1] 0.5
KP217 Physical Activity, Sport and the Social Sciences [2] 0.5
KP218 Bioscience Issues in Kinesiology 0.5
KP221 Functional Human Anatomy (BKin) 0.5
KP222 Human Physiology (BKin) 0.5
KP231 Fundamentals of Health (BKin) 0.5
KP251 Fundamentals of Biomechanics (BKin) 0.5
KP290 Research Methods (BKin) 0.5
KP300 Teaching and Coaching Sport and Physical Activity 0.5
KP301 Principles of Leadership, Community Engagement, and Sport (BKin) 0.5
KP322 Exercise Physiology [3] 0.5
KP331 Health and Illness Across the Lifespan 0.5
KP332 Exercise Nutrition (BKin) 0.5
KP340 Special Topics 0.5
KP341 History of Physical Activity and Sport in Canada [4] 0.5
KP342 Directed Studies 0.5
KP344 Organization and Administration in Physical Activity and Sport (BKin) 0.5
KP351 Biomechanics of Human Movement (BKin) [5] 0.5
KP361 Sensorimotor Control and Learning Across the Lifespan (BKin) 0.5
KP371 Disability, Developmental Delays and Physical Activity (BKin) [6] 0.5
KP381 Advanced Psychology of Sport and Exercise (BKin) 0.5
KP390 Inferential Statistics 0.5
KP410 Advanced Psychology of Physical Activity 0.5
KP411 Advanced Sociology of Physical Activity 0.5
KP412 Behaviour Modification 0.5
KP413 The Psychology of Injury Rehabilitation in Sport and Physical Activity 0.5
KP414 Exercise Psychology 0.5
KP420 Children in Physical Activity 0.5
KP421 Seminar in Athletic Injuries 0.5
KP422 Advanced Exercise Physiology 0.5
KP423 Human Cardio-Respiratory Response to Exercise 0.5
KP424 Advanced Fitness Assessment, Training and Exercise Prescription 0.5
KP425 Neuromuscular Function in Exercise 0.5
KP426 Fitness Assessment and Exercise Prescription (BKin) 0.5
KP431 Aging, Physical Activity and Health 0.5
KP434 Epidemiology 0.5
KP435 Exercise is Medicine [7] 0.5
KP441 The Modern Olympic Games 0.5
KP442 Marketing in Sport and Physical Activity 0.5
KP443 Ethics in Sport, Exercise and Health 0.5
KP451 Advanced Biomechanics 0.5
KP452 Occupational Biomechanics and Ergonomics 0.5
KP461 Developmental Motor Learning for Physical Education 0.5
KP462 Qualitative Research Design & Analysis 0.5
KP463 Human Motor & Perceptuomotor Disorders 0.5
KP464 Movement Disorders & Clinical Aspects of Neural Control 0.5
KP465 Balance, Posture and Gait 0.5
KP471 Adapted Physical Activity for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities 0.5
KP472 Athletic Injuries 0.5
KP481 Advanced Psychology of Human Performance (BKin) 0.5
KP490 Thesis 1.0
KP491 Research and Application in Kinesiology: Capstone Experiences (BKin) 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP343 deleted; effective September 1, 2017.

  1. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP211/SY211Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  2. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP217 Description and exclusion changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  3. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP322 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  4. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP341 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  5. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP351 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  6. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP371 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2017.

  7. Senate Academic Planning Committee Revision May 8, 2017: KP435 Cross-listing, description, prerequisite and exclusion changed; effective September 1, 2017.