Overview

Physical Education is a Bachelor of Arts degree program within the Kinesiology and Physical Education Department. It is offered as a major and as a minor.

Study  human mobility in all its complexities and applications and gain a deep appreciation for how we are “fearfully and wonderfully made” (Psalm 139). Learn about movement from the perspectives of physiology, anatomy, psychology, sociology, biomechanics, lifestyle and behaviour. Develop and share your enjoyment of sports, play and wellness through, games, fitness and athletics – God’s gifts for His people.

Begin to explore what your four years in this program might look like.

FEATURED COURSES

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Coursework and independent research projects, make use of excellent learning and practice facilities, including fitness equipment and a kinesiology lab.

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Our faculty will connect you with placements, jobs, and volunteer opportunities in your field of interest.

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Gain experience through on-campus employment in the Athletic Centre, at varsity games, or at Redeemer’s Summer Rays camp.

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Hear from guest speakers and participate in seminars to learn more about specific areas of research or fields within the health sector.

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

As part of your program, you can register for fundamental activity courses in various sports, such as gymnastics, outdoor education and fitness training.

MEET THE FACULTY

faculty
Prof. Dianne Elizabeth Moroz Assistant Professor of Physical Education

STUDENT STORY

Irma Van Andel
Kinesiology student ‘10

STUDENT STORY

Irma Van Andel
Kinesiology student ‘10

" Throughout my education, and to this day, kinesiology has made me marvel at God’s creation. From my first day, seeing the doctor patient relationship and the positive changes in patients, I knew this was for me. I spend quality time with my patients, often while they are struggling with something physical but even mental as well. It has been a real blessing to provide empathetic and personal care to those who need it. I had always envisioned having a wellness-based practice that focused on integrating movement into daily life, rather than just passively healing acute injuries. I was offered to take over a wonderful space that functioned as a yoga studio. It was an opportunity I couldn’t say no to. Rewarding moments happen all the time—like a mom being able to put her baby in the crib without back pain. At the same time, it can feel like I am the one factor that determines my business’s success. It’s challenging to remember that God is in charge, and not me. But, through the ups and downs, I am excited to see how God will use my place and position in Bradford to further His Kingdom. See Irma’s full story on Resound. Or, watch the video below: "

CAREERS

  • Activities Director
  • Aerobics Instructor
  • Athletic Therapy
  • Camp Director
  • Coaching
  • Community Program Director
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Personal Trainer

GRADUATE PROGRAMS

  • MA in Coaching
  • MFSc
  • MPE
  • MSc in Physiotherapy
  • MSc in Sports Management

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