Adapted Physical Activity University of Alberta
Why study Adapted Physical Activity?
This program provides you with the theoretical knowledge, instructional skills, and leadership skills to facilitate physical activity, fitness, and sport programs for people along the continuum of impairments, and across all age groups and environments.
This major is taken as part of a Bachelor of Kinesiology (BKin) degree, which takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement, examining both the arts-based and science-based aspects of Kinesiology and allows you to specialize in an area of study.
We also offer a BSc in Kinesiology degree, which takes a more science-focused approach.
Why study Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation at the University of Alberta?
The Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation gives you access to all the state-of-the-art learning, research, and athletic facilities at the University of Alberta, while offering small class sizes and specialized, interactive programs. With every degree program, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain work experience by completing a practicum in your final year.
- Adapted Physical Activity Specialist
- Exercise and Fitness Specialist
- Paralympic Sports Coordinator
- Recreation Facility Operator
- Recreation, Parks and Culture Coordinator
- Strength and Conditioning Specialist
- Youth Sport and Physical Activity Research Assistant
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