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4.1 Requirements
Bachelor of Kinesiology and Bachelor of Science Programs

1. Attainment a minimum 2.00 grade point average over the entire program, as outlined below.

2. Attainment a minimum 2.00 grade point average in all Faculty of Kinesiology courses.

3. No more than the equivalent of 12 units "D" or "D+" grades in core course requirements.

4. No more than the equivalent of 24 units "D" or "D+" grades throughout the entire program.

5. No "F" grades will be acceptable towards the BKin or BSc degree. A course normally may be repeated only once.

6. A minimum of 60 units at the 300 level or above must be applied to all Kinesiology degree.

Kinesiology Core Courses

Within the 120 units Bachelor of Kinesiology or Bachelor of Science degree, all students must complete the following core courses (54 units).

In addition to the core, each Major requires the specific courses outlined in 4.2 Specific Program Requirements.

All students in the Faculty of Kinesiology must complete a minimum of 15 units, up to a maximum 45 units, from outside the Faculty of Kinesiology.
Additional Requirements for Bachelor of Science Programs

To meet BSc degree requirements, a minimum of 63 units of science equivalents must be completed. These include:

*All Psychology courses at the 400 level or above are restricted to major or honours in that program.

Honours Programs

See 4.2.6 for additional requirements for Honours programs.