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Sports Studies, B.A.

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Sherbrooke, Canada
The Sports Studies program provides an intensive study of sport and exercise in society. It’s designed to encourage students to adopt an interdisciplinary perspective that gathers together the individual, local, national and international dimensions of sport and exercise. 
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Overview

The Sports Studies program at Bishop’s University provides an intensive study of sport and exercise in society. It exposes students to the social, biological, political, business and economic aspects of sport in sport in society. It also provides opportunities for practical experiences.

Courses & Programs:

  • Sports Studies Major
  • Sports Studies Major – Athletic Development Concentration
  • Sports Studies Major – Business and Society Concentration
  • Sports Studies Major – Health Concentration

Why should you choose Sports Studies at Bishop’s University?

  • Interdisciplinary approach: the program draws on the expertise of faculty in Psychology, Sociology, Politics, Business and Health Sciences.
  • Our brand-new athletic performance lab
  • Experiential learning with local schools and clinics

Where can this lead me?

  • Employment opportunities may occur in sports organizations at the community and corporate level, as well as in volunteer program to develop sports.
  • The program will also prepare students for further studies in areas such as recreation, leisure and sports management.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introductory Exercise Physiology
  • The Theory of Coaching
  • Athletic Performance and Development
  • Introduction to Sports Studies and the Workplace
  • Sports, Culture and Society
  • Athletes and Society
  • Advanced Seminar in Sports Studies

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

You are considered an international high school student for admission purposes if you:

  • are currently completing secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA; or you
  • completed completed secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA within the last two years and you have not studied elsewhere since completing your secondary school studies

Tuition Fee

  • International

    584 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 584 CAD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    84 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 84 CAD per credit and a duration of .
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  • Tuition Fees for Quebec residents: $84.80 per credit 
  • Tuition Fees for Out-of-province residents: $264.67 per credit

Living costs for Sherbrooke

  • 1080 - 1710 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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