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Faculty of Applied Health & Community Studies

Honours Bachelor of Health Sciences – Kinesiology and Health Promotion

Use exercise and lifestyle coaching to improve health and performance.

Courses

Creative, innovative learning is at the core of all Sheridan’s courses. Here are the courses you’ll take in this program.

CODE TITLE CREDITS
Semester 1    
BIOL 19401 Introduction to Human Biology  4
SCIE 12941 Introduction to Biomechanics 3
SCIE 17893 Nutrition 3
HEAL 14178 Personal Wellness 3
ENGL 17889GD Composition and Rhetoric 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   19
     
Semester 2    
BIOL 25960 Human Systems Physiology 4
PHYG 20025 Exercise Physiology 5
ANAT 14178 Anatomy 5
HEAL 18081 Foundations of Physical Activity and Health Promotion 3
PSYC 16571GD Principles of Psychology 3
Total:   20
     
Semester 3    
PHYG 20146 Fitness Testing and Assessment 3
PHYG 23672 Growth, Development and Physical Activity 3
HEAL 25142 Health, Disease and Aging 3
SCIE 28081 Special Topics on Food and Nutrition 3
SCIE 39014 Motor Control and Learning 2
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   17
     
Semester 4    
HEAL 36048 Introduction To Resistance Training 3
HEAL 20172 Ergonomics 3
PHYG 27900 Pathophysiology 4
HEAL 23921 Intro to Health Communications 3
HRMT 19207 Organizational Behaviour 3
FLPL 27545 Seminar in Health Sciences and Field Placement 1 1
Total:   17
     
Semester 5    
ATHL 25892 Introduction to Sports Injury 3
HEAL 37900 Principles of Occupational Health and Safety 3
HEAL 39599 Group Fitness Leadership 3
HEAL 30123 Applied Health Communications 3
PSYC 10025GD Statistical Methods in Behavioural Sciences 3
  14-week internship for Year 3 Students  
Total:   15
     
Semester 6    
HEAL 30229 Advanced Concepts in Strength and Conditioning 3
HEAL 34178 Advanced Group Fitness Leadership 3
HEAL 35436 Settings for Physical Activity and Health Promotion 3
SOCS 17370GD Applied Research Methods 3
BUSM 13796GD Business Administration 3
  Breadth Elective 3
Total:   18
     
Semester 7    
PHYG 49207 Advanced Fitness and Lifestyle Assessment and Counseling 3
ATHL 47370 Therapeutic Exercise 3
HEAL 40016 Independent Research Proposal 3
PHYG 40065 Clinical Exercise Physiology 3
PHYG 36859 Fitness and Lifestyle Interventions in Populations with Special Needs 3
FLPL 40689 Seminar in Health Sciences and Field Placement 2 1
Total:   16
     
Semester 8    
HEAL 48081 Leadership Skills Development 3
HEAL 40004 Wellness Coaching 3
HEAL 47900 Independent Research Project 3
HEAL 46206 Health Promotion Project Planning and Evaluation 3
Total:   12

Note: Courses subject to change.

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