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Bachelor of Kinesiology Capilano University Capilano University, Canada

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CAD 21869

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CAD 135

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48 months


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Program Overview

Build the skills to help people live healthier lives in the Bachelor of Kinesiology program at Capilano University.

As Canada’s population ages and becomes more health-conscious, the career opportunities for people with a background in kinesiology are stronger than ever.
Growing career paths include exercise physiology, health promotion and leadership, sport science, personal training and more.

During the program, you’ll take courses in a variety of disciplines relating to health, including anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, leadership, health promotion, career and professional preparation, research methods and ethics.

Starting in your third year, you’ll choose your specialization: exercise science or health promotion. From here, you will expand your knowledge in advanced courses in your area of interest while being supported and mentored one-on-one by CapU’s expert faculty.

Before you graduate, you’ll take part in career and professional preparation courses, field studies and a capstone course, ensuring you’ll be ready to start working to make your community healthier as soon as you finish your degree.

Learning Outcomes

  • Communicate effectively as professionals working in the field of kinesiology across a variety of populations, cultures, and environments.
  • Critically evaluate and interpret rapidly changing health information.
  • Apply acquired knowledge and practical experience to foster healthy public policy and the health of individuals and communities.
  • Assess, design, and implement programs to facilitate healthy living.
  • Utilize technological innovations in the field of kinesiology.
  • Demonstrate industry-specific ethics, best practices, professional behaviour, and cultural safety.
  • Acquire and refine job-ready knowledge, skills, and attitudes through experiential, inter-professional, and self-directed learning.
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Additional Information

Program Level 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

College/University Processing Time 15

Program Intensity Full-Time

Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) work permit

Program Intake


Sep 2024

General Admission Requirement

    • Minimum Overall Score - 6.5 - With No Band Less Than - 6
    • Minimum Overall Score - 83
  • PTE
    • Minimum Overall Score - 56
    • Minimum Overall Score - 125.0  Minimum Literacy - 115.0  Minimum Comprehension - 115.0  Minimum Conversation - 115.0  Minimum Production - 115.0  

Academic Requirement

  • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have Grade 12 / High School Diploma or equivalent including the following required course(s):
    • Grade 12 English
    • A minimum C in Math 11 (Principles of Math or Foundations of Math) or pass in Pre-calculus 11, and
    • A pass in Biology 12 or Anatomy and Physiology 12

6.5 IELTS Score
83 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
56 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
125 Duolingo Minimum Overall Score
60% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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CAD 135

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12000 Per year

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