Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Sports Studies
Description: This program examines both the theoretical and practical aspects of the multi-faceted field of sport performance. This major is taken as part of a Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin) degree, which takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement, examining both the arts-based and science-based aspects of Kinesiology and allows you to specialize in an area of study. We also offer a BSc in Kinesiology degree, which takes a more science-focused approach.

The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation gives you access to all the state-of-the-art learning, research, and athletic facilities at the University of Alberta, while offering small class sizes and specialized, interactive programs. With every degree program, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain work experience by completing a practicum in your final year.

URL: Sport Performance at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Coaches

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Biology or Grade12 Chemistry or Grade12 Computer Related Studies or Grade12 Mathematics
  • 2 of Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science
  • Grade12 Visual Arts or Grade12 Health and Physical Education or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science