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Human Kinetics / Kinesiology (PhD)

University of Windsor, Canada

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 12,418

Course Accredited By

OUCQA

  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree

This is a Research based Program.

The main goal of the PhD program in Kinesiology is to allow students interested in the Movement Science or Socio-cultural aspects of Kinesiology to develop excellence in designing, conducting and disseminating research knowledge to the broader community including: the workplace; sport, teaching, and leisure environments; and exercise physical activity and rehabilitation settings.

Areas of Research include:

  • Biomechanics and Ergonomics
  • Motor Behaviour and Lifespan Development
  • Physical Activity and Cardiovascular Research (PACR)
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Sport Management

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022
  • January 2023
  • May 2023

Program Specific Admission Requirements

  • Deadline for Fall: February 1. Applications received after the deadline will undergo review until the program is full.
  • Deadline for Winter: September 1 (M.H.K. only). Applications received after the deadline will undergo review until the program is full.
  • Deadline for Summer: January 1 (M.H.K. only). Applications received after the deadline will undergo review until the program is full.
  • 4 Year honours degree in a related field
  • Minimum TOEFL: IBT-100
  • Minimum IELTS: (7.0 - no individual band lower than 6.0 for PhD)
  • Minimum Pearson: 68
  • Minimum MELAB: 85
  • Minimum CAEL: 70

Additional Requirements

  • M.H.K: Two Academic References. Please also complete the supplementary admission form and statement interest
  • Ph.D.: Three References (two academic), Resume/CV, Letter indicating proposed field of study, a sample of written work, a personal statement of interest

PhD in Kinesiology

Degree Requirements
Total courses: A minimum of 4 courses
(a) All students must complete the following 3-credit courses and a dissertation for successful completion of
the degree:

  • KINE-9920. Independent Study
  • KINE-9698. Community Internship
  • KINE-9950. Doctoral seminar (must register for 6 terms)
  • Minimum of one additional graduate level course]

(b) Students must have graduate level competency in statistics and/or research design. Depending on graduate level courses taken at the Master’s level, students may be asked to complete either KINE-8070
(Quantitative Analysis in Kinesiology) or KINE-8620 (Research Methods), or their equivalent.

 (c) Demonstration of teaching competency

 

  • Program Type: Graduate
  • Major or Degree: PhD Human Kinetics
  • Course Load: Full Time
  • Fee Category: Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Term: Fall
  • Residence: Alumni Hall - Single in a 2 Bedroom Suite
  • Meal Plan: Full Meal Plan - moderate off campus flexibility.
  • Estimated Total
  • $ 9883.36
  • Base Tuition
  • Base Tuition - $ 2393.10 - Assessed each term

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