Western University - School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Kinesiology (M.A.)

Program Information

School:Western University - School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Health Sciences
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Description:Master's degree graduates can continue to the doctoral level in the same or related area within Kinesiology at Western, or elsewhere. Master's degrees can also lead to other professional programs such as medicine and physical therapy, or provide specialization and enhanced marketing, and related governmental fields.

Students may pursue a either a Master of Arts (MA) or Master of Science (MSc) degree in any of four fields of study. Students must select a faculty advisor and should contact them before applying. The Master of Arts (MA) program allows students to tailor their learning experience and select either a thesis or course-based program of study. Students can select either Psychological Basis of Kinesiology, Sociocultural Studies of Kinesiology or Management and Leadership in Kinesiology as their field of study.
URL:Kinesiology (M.A.) at Western University - School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Areas of Research:Biomechanics; Coaching; Cultural Studies of Sport & Exercise; History of Sport; Integrative Physiology of Exercise; Philosophy of Sport; Psychological Basis of Physical Activity and Movement Control; Sport Management; Sport Medicine
Thesis Based:Yes
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Kinesiologists
Modified on October 02, 2016