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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
July 26, 2014
 
 
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KPE Honours Degree Information





The Honours BA and BSc Kinesiology and Physical Education programs have a limited and controlled enrolment. Students wishing these programs must indicate this preference on the initial application to the university. Inquiries from students currently enrolled at Laurier, regarding transfer into these programs should be made through the Admissions Office.

Students gaining admission to the Department will complete an Honours Bachelor of Arts or Honours Bachelor of Science degree. A brief listing of courses to be completed, and other special regulations for each program are listed below.

Honours students may also complete secondary programs.  To view the secondary program options available to KPE students, click here.

For more complete information on the rules and regulations relating to these programs, as well as progression requirements, please consult the latest version of the online WLU Undergraduate Academic Calendar. The calendar reflects all of the official rules and regulations of our programs.

Students in the BSc program are required to take MA100 and MA101, or MA110* in their first year.  Information about these courses can be found by clicking here.  Students will be required to take the Calculus Placement Exam - Click here for information.

Students entering 4th year in the Fall 2014 term should note that BA and BSc degree requirements are posted in the online WLU Undergraduate Academic Calendar.  Students can apply to graduate under the requirements of any calendar requirements listed since their first year.   

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for a complete list of KPE Courses and Descriptions - click here

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Progression Requirements Honours BA in Kinesiology and Physical Education  2014-2015

 

Honours BA Program in Kinesiology and Physical Education

The Honours BA Program in Kinesiology and Physical Education consists of a minimum of 20.0 credits, not more than six of which may be at the 100 level.  The program must include at least 10.5 and may include at most 12.0 senior credits in Kinesiology and Physical Education.  Progression requirements for the honours BA program are based on grade point averages (GPA) obtained from all courses taken and are calculated on a cumulative basis. 

For progression, year to year, the requirement is a minimum GPA of 5.00 (C) in Kinesiology & Physical Education courses and a minimum overall GPA (including Kin courses) of 5.00 (C) is required.


For graduation, with the honours degree, a minimum cumulative GPA of 7.00 (B-) in Kinesiology & Physical Education courses and a minimum overall GPA (including Kin courses) of 5.00 (C) is required.

For a copy of the 2014-2015 BA Progression Requirement Worksheet - Click Here

 

Progression Requirements Honours BSc in Kinesiology and Physical Education 2014-2015

Honours BSc Program in Kinesiology and Physical Education

The Honours B.Sc. Program in Kinesiology and Physical Education consists of a minimum of 20.0 credits.  The program must include at least 10.5 credits in Kinesiology and Physical Education.  A maximum of 6.5 credits may be taken at the 100 level.  Progression requirements for the honours BSc program are based on grade point averages (GPA) obtained from all courses taken and are calculated on a cumulative basis. Students are required to obtain 4.0 division C science credits. Of these 4.0 credits, 1.0 credit must be at 300-or 400-level.

For progression, year to year, the requirement is a minimum GPA of 5.00 (C) in Kinesiology & Physical Education courses and a minimum overall GPA (including Kin courses) of 5.00 (C) is required.

For graduation, with the honours degree, a minimum cumulative GPA of 7.00 (B-) in Kinesiology & Physical Education courses and a minimum overall GPA (including Kin courses) of 5.00 (C) is required.

For a copy of the BSc Progression Requirement Worksheet - Click Here 

 

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Create your class timetable for the fall and winter terms using this blank timetable template - click here

 


 

 

 For the current academic calendar requirements for KPE BSc program, please click here

For the current academic calendar requirements for KPE BA program, please click here 

 


 

 Undergrad Academic Advising - By Appointment

Please Contact:  Dr. Stephen Wenn  519-884-1970 ext. 4160