KinesiologyWestern Health Sciences

Progression Requirements

All students in the School of Kinesiology are enrolled in a general first year before applying to a specific degree program/module prior to entering second year. Depending on the program/module selected, students must meet certain progression requirements in order to move from first year into their program of choice in second year. Some programs are competitive and have limited enrolment.

Progression Requirements for Honors Bachelor's Degrees

Bachelor of Science (BSc) - Honors Specialization

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 70% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module.

Graduation minimum average requirements
Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Honors Specializations

Kinesiology

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
Students require a minimum 70% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module. Students who do not meet these requirements will be considered for the 3- or 4-Year BA program.

Graduation minimum average requirements
Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

Sports Management

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 70% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module.

Graduation minimum average requirements
Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

Fitness & Exercise Prescription

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 75% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module.

Graduation minimum average requirements
Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

    Physical Education for Teaching

    Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
    This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 75% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module.

    Graduation minimum average requirements
    Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

Bachelor of Arts (BA) - Double Major

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
Students require a minimum 70% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this module. Students who do not meet these requirements will be considered for the 3- or 4-Year BA program.

Graduation minimum average requirements
Students must maintain a 70% average on their senior kinesiology courses with no grade less than 60% and should also maintain a 70% average on the senior courses in their second major module courses with no grade less than 60%. Additionally, students must maintain a cumulative average of 65% with no failed courses.

Bachelor's Degrees

Bachelor of Arts (BA): 3-Year or 4-Year

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2
Students require a minimum average of 70% in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into either of these modules. Those students who do not meet the minimum progression requirements will be ranked by the School of Kinesiology and offers of admission will be made until the module is filled.

Combined Degrees

Kinesiology and Business

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2 in Kinesiology
This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 80% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this program. As a backup plan, students may wish to consider following the Honors BA Sport Management program during years 1 and 2. Students are not admitted to the combined program until they have successfully completed HBA Year 1 and met all progression requirements.

Kinesiology and Law

Progression from Year 1 to Year 2 in Kinesiology
This is a limited enrolment module and progression standards may fluctuate from year to year. Students require a minimum 80% average in first year with no grade less than 60% to progress into this program. Students are not officially accepted into the combined program until fourth year and must be successfully admitted by the Faculty of Law.