Honours BSc in Human Kinetics - Emphasis on biophysical sciences (BScHK)

Academic Year 2016-2017

Total (120 credits)FallWinter
1st year
30 credits 
  • APA1161 Introduction to Biophysical Aspects of Human Movement
  • APA1313 Musculoskeletal Anatomy
  • BIO1130 Introduction to Organismal Biology
  • CHM1311 Principles of Chemistry1
  • ENG1100 Workshop in Essay Writing OR
  • ENG1112 Technical Report Writing

  • ANP1105 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO1140 Introduction to Cell Biology
  • CHM1321 Organic Chemistry I
  • APA optional (1000/2000)2
  • Elective
2nd year
30 credits
  • APA2120 Motor Control and Learning
  • APA2140 Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • MAT1330 Calculus for the Life Sciences I3
  • PHY1321 Principles of Physics I4
  • Elective
  • APA2114 Biomechanical Analysis of Human Movement
  • APA2180 Research Methods in Human Kinetics
  • APA2301 Exercise Physiology1
  • APA2314 Laboratory Techniques in Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics
  • APA optional (1000/2000)2
3rd year
30 credits
  • APA3381 Measurement and Data Analysis in Human Kinetics
  • APA optional
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • Science optional5
  • Elective
  • APA3120 Psychomotor Behaviour Laboratory
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • Elective
  • Elective
4th year
30 credits 
  • APA4100 Research Project5 OR
  • APA4111 Internship Clinical Experience6
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • Elective
  • Elective

  • APA4100 Research Project5 OR
  • APA4111 Internship Clinical Experience6
  • APA optional (3000/4000)
  • APA optional (4000)
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

It is important to follow this course sequence if you wish to complete the requirements of your program in four years. Any failure, withdrawal or modification of a course in this sequence could result in a delay in completing the requirements of your program.

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Notes
To find an elective, visit the course timetable.
You have the option of adding a minor of 30 credits. The minor replaces the 30 elective credits.
A maximum of 42 credits at the 1000 level is permitted.
For more information on French Immersion visit French Immersion Studies
1 You must register to CHM1301, if you did not complete chemistry 4U or the equivalent.
2 Choose 6 credits from the following list: APA1122, APA1302, APA2111 or APA2134.
3 To register to MAT1330, the prerequisite MAT 4U or MAT1339 is required. Note that credits for this course are in addition to the requirements of your program.
4 You must register to PHY1331, if you did not complete physics 4U or the equivalent.
5 Science optional: choose 3 credits from the following list: ANP1107, BIO2110, BIO2133 or CHM2120.
6 APA4100 or APA4111 is offered year round and counts as 1.5 credits per session.
The deadline to register to APA4111 - Internship Clinical Experience is June 30.

For more information on possible certifications, please consult the following web page: http://www.health.uottawa.ca/shk/pro/bschk.htm

Registration requirements for clinical placements
Please consult the Office of Risk Management to obtain more information regarding the additional program requirements

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