Human Kinetics Diploma - Physical Education

Global & Community Studies, School of Human Kinetics

Credential
Diploma

Program Highlights

The Human Kinetics Diploma – Physical Education stream focuses on the sociological and educational concepts of teaching and coaching.

Are you passionate about sport and fitness? Do you want to motivate others to develop their skills and fitness levels? Our Physical Education stream prepares you for a career in coaching, physical education, fitness instruction, recreation programming and leadership. It’s suitable for students planning to transfer to UBC to study for a BA in Kinesiology, and many other schools accept our courses for transfer as well. Students planning to enter the Faculty of Education at UBC should meet with an advisor from CapU's Faculty of Education to discuss course selection.

  • Effectively communicate - in written and oral forms - using appropriate health and Human Kinetics terminology where applicable
  • Describe how physical, social and psychological factors impact the health of an individual and community
  • Collect, evaluate and interpret health and Human Kinetics research data
  • Assess, design and implement health, fitness and educational programs
  • Utilize technology to analyze heath and human movement
  • Demonstrate professional behavior and ethics

Intakes

Campus Terms Full/Part Time
North Vancouver Fall Full-Time

Program Requirements and Outlines

First Term

Required:
ENGL 100 Academic Writing Strategies 3.00 credits
HKIN 103 Active Health 3.00 credits
HKIN 116 Analysis of Indiv Sport I 3.00 credits
HKIN 190 Anatomy and Physiology I 0.00 credits

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Choose 3.00 credits of electives:

University Transferable Elective


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First Term Credits Required 15.00

Second Term

Required:
HKIN 117 Analysis of Indiv Sport II 3.00 credits
HKIN 151 Biomechanics I 3.00 credits
HKIN 161 Leisure and Sport in Society 3.00 credits
HKIN 191 Anatomy and Physiology II 0.00 credits
Choose 3.00 credits from the following list:

University Transferable Elective

HKIN 112 Health and Human Nutrition 3.00 credits
Second Term Credits Required 15.00

Third Term

Required:
HKIN 216 Analysis of Team Sports I 0.00 credits
HKIN 230 Human Motor Behaviour I 3.00 credits
HKIN 275 Exercise Physiology 0.00 credits
Choose 6.00 credits from the following list:

University Transferable 100 or 200-Level Electives

HKIN 241 Care & Prevention of Injuries 0.00 credits
HKIN 252 Contemporary Health Issues 3.00 credits
Third Term Credits Required 15.00

Fourth Term

Required:
HKIN 217 Analysis of Team Sports II 0.00 credits
HKIN 231 Mental Theories in Sport/Ex 3.00 credits
HKIN 261 Health, Policy and Society 3.00 credits
HKIN 284 Human Growth and Development 3.00 credits
Choose 3.00 credits from the following list:

University Transferable 100 or 200-Level Elective

HKIN 205 Strength and Conditioning 0.00 credits
Fourth Term Credits Required 15.00

Important Dates

Term

Fall 2018

Application & Document Deadline

May 23

Course Registration & Waitlisting

July 9-20

Fee Payment Deadline

August 27

NOTE: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

  • BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent; or Mature Student status
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.0 (60%) calculated on English 12 or English 12 First Peoples and two academic Grade 12 courses.
  • Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.
  • Two reference names and a letter of interest giving reasons why the applicant is interested in the study of Human Kinetics and a brief description of career goals.

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Contact

Have questions about this program? Get in touch with an admissions advisor.

Student Information Services

Admissions Advisor
604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Birch Building, room BR230
capuinfo@capilanou.ca

School of Human Kinetics


604 990 7966
hkin@capilanou.ca