Course Credits
HKIN 191 HKIN 191 - Introduction to Exercise Physiology

Applied study of exercise factors: the cardiovascular system, anthropometry, nutrition, and environmental conditions. Emphasis on assessment and prescription in laboratory sessions.Prerequisite(s): None. (3-1; 0-0)

HKIN 195 HKIN 195 - Foundations of Human Kinetics

An introductory overview of the fields of Human Kinetics and sport with an emphasis on the basic knowledge necessary for leadership positions or careers in these fields. Current issues and future developments. Integration of biblical perspectives in Human Kinetics and sport.Prerequisite(s): None. (3-0; 0-0)

HKIN 295 HKIN 295 - Contemporary Issues in Health

An introduction to health education: stress management, nutrition, weight control, medicines and drugs, substance abuse, reproduction, pregnancy, infectious diseases, cancer, and health care systems.Prerequisite(s): Any Human Kinetics theory course. (0-0; 3-0)

HKIN 320 HKIN 320 - Management & Facilities

This course is designed to give the student a broad understanding of recreational management and facilities management. Topics include: personnel management, fund raising, budgeting, public relations, promotion, use of volunteers, administration practices, legal requirements, facility planning, and parks management.NB: Offered every other year.Prerequisite(s): Instructor's permission. (0-0; 3-0)

HKIN 325 HKIN 325 - Socio-Cul & Phil Issues in Sport

An examination of the sociological, cultural, and philosophical dynamics of sport and the way that sport has become a significant socializing agent of society and culture. Sport issues and controversies are explored in depth to assist the human kinetics practitioner in applying critical thinking and critical decision-making in the realm of sport and physical activity.Cross-listed: SOCI 325.Prerequisite(s): Third year standing. (3-0; 0-0)

HKIN 365 HKIN 365 - Technological Applic in Sport

A study of computers, technology, information systems, electronic research, communication, distance education, video conferencing, and specific software packages related to the sport and recreation domain.Prerequisite(s): Third year standing. (0-0; 3-1)

HKIN 370 HKIN 370 - Biomechanics

An applied study of the mechanical and anatomical components of human movement with special attention to the analysis of movement problems.Prerequisite(s): HKIN 198, BIOL 241, and third year standing. (3-1; 0-0)

HKIN 372 HKIN 372 - Athletic Injuries

The theory and practice of the prevention, assessment, management, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Emergency care, nutrition, and taping skills.Prerequisite(s): BIOL 241 or instructor's consent; third year standing. (0-0; 3-1)


*Program subject to final approval by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education