MHK On Campus

Human Kinetics

Laurentian University

12 months
21540 CAD/year
13068 CAD/year
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Complete research related to physical education, sport, fitness, health, or wellness within Canadian and international contexts. Discover the science of sport, physical exercise, and how it applies to human health, with this Human Kinetics (MHK) program at Laurentian University.


Develop your knowledge and practical skills related to community health promotion, chronic disease prevention, and rehabilitation. Understand and explore the limits of human movement throughout the lifespan, with this Human Kinetics (MHK) program at Laurentian University.

Apply your focus to biomechanics, exercise physiology, and psychomotor behavior, and the psycho-social contributions to human movement. Prepare for a career in research, teaching, and industry. Become a part of the preventative healthcare field. Health, fitness, and rehabilitation are the foundations to living a healthy life.


  • Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to: personal trainer, kinesiologist, coach, recreation director, athletic therapist, fitness programmer and evaluator, recreation therapist, research, teaching and industry.
  • Many careers can be found in the public and private sector.

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Seminar in Human Kinetics 
  • Research Methods in Human Kinetics
  • Qualitative Methods: A Survey Course for Sport and Physical Activity
  • Quantitative Measurement Methods: Instrumentation for Human Kinetics
  • Current Topics in Human Kinetics 
  • Directed Individual Study in Human Kinetics
  • Internship in Human Kinetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students entering the Masters in Human Kinetics (MHK) program will hold a 4-year degree in a Human Kinetics Field (e.g., Physical and Health Education; Kinesiology; Sports Psychology) or equivalent. 
  • Candidates who have graduated from a three year degree program in a related discipline may be admitted to a qualifying year. 
  • Candidates with an honours degree in a related field such as Life Sciences, Sports Administration, Nursing Science, Rehabilitation Therapy, Sociology, Psychology, Physiology, Mechanical Engineering, Biology and Biochemistry, to name a few, may be admitted to the MHK program. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21540 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21540 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13068 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13068 CAD per year during 12 months.
  • National: $4356 per trimester
  • International: $7180 per trimester

Living costs for Greater Sudbury

1015 - 1615 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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