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Physical Education - Kinesiology and Sport Studies, BA/BS

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #101 (ARWU) Sankt Pölten, Austria
The Physical Education - Kinesiology and Sport Studies major at the University of Alberta can be taken as either a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science, allowing students the flexibility to pursue many career options.
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Physical Education at Augustana

The relationship between health, physical activity and recreation has never been more important as our society becomes increasingly inactive. Not only is the Physical Education Major an outstanding foundational degree for careers in health sciences or education, it also gives students knowledge in the areas of sport and wellness that will assist Canadians to be healthy now and in the future.

To major in Physical Education - Kinesiology and Sport Studies major at the University of Alberta, a student chooses between two streams: Kinesiology and Sport Studies or Outdoor Education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Structural Human Anatomy
  • Sociocultural Aspects of Sport and Physical Activity
  • Introduction to Outdoor Education - Snowshoeing
  • Introduction to Human Physiology 
  • Introduction to Biomechanics
  • Health and Wellness for Life

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

Minimum requirements

  • Admission is competitive; meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission.
  • You must meet the minimum requirements in all subjects, even after receiving an admission offer, in order to remain admissible. (See your admission offer letter for more details.)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22267 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22267 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5320 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5320 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Sankt Pölten

  • 800 - 1200 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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