Exercise Science

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Course ID
PSE4U
Level
12th Grade
Semester
Continuous
Method
In-Person, Online
Credit Value
1.0

This course focuses on the study of human movement and of systems, factors, and principles involved in human development. Students will learn about the effects of physical activity on health and performance, the evolution of physical activity and sports, and the factors that influence an individual’s participation in physical activity. The course prepares students for university programs in physical education, kinesiology, recreation, and sports administration.

A gateway into any profession and one of most important positions in an Organization

Prerequisite

  • Any Grade 11 university or university/college preparation course in science, or any Grade 11 or 12 open course in health and physical education.

Course structure and modules

  • Physical Activity and Sport in Society
  • The Basis of Movement
  • Biomechanics and Motor Development