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Kinesiology and Health Science

York University

36 months
Duration
12550 CAD/year
2870 CAD/year
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About

The Kinesiology and Health Science MA/MSc/MFSc program at York University offers opportunities for advanced research under the supervision of a faculty member, in areas such as psychology, health and fitness, epidemiology, biomechanics, neuroscience, physiology, nutrition and immunology.

Overview

Coursework of this Kinesiology and Health Science MA/MSc/MFSc program at York University provides a strong academic foundation for the Master’s student, but the emphasis of the thesis program is to conduct original research within one’s area of study. The background of the student, the research focus of the supervisor and choice of courses determines selection of the Master of Science (MSc) or Master of Arts (MA) program. Areas of specialization include Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology, Neuroscience and Biomechanics, and Health and Fitness Behaviours.

Learning outcomes

The program is primarily research based and offers opportunities for the study of physiology, neuroscience, biomechanics and health and fitness behaviours. This program has a broad-based commitment to the advancement of knowledge, the improvement of society and service to all stakeholders in the varied communities we serve.

We draw on our experiences in health and physical activity and engage in interdisciplinary research with like-minded scholars from the disciplines of biology, epidemiology, sociology and the behavioral health sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • cardiovascular, neuromuscular, and molecular muscle physiology

  • respiratory/exercise physiology
  • thermal regulation
  • endocrinology and metabolism
  • vascular biology/cell signaling
  • neuromotor control/eye-hand coordination
  • visual perception/attention/sensorimotor integration
  • molecular neuroscience
  • ergonomics/occupational biomechanics
  • biomechanics of disease and injury

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

72 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B+

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Coursework provides a strong academic foundation for the Master’s student, but the emphasis of the thesis program is to conduct original research within one’s area of study. 
  • The background of the student, the research focus of the supervisor and choice of courses determines selection of the Master of Science (MSc) or Master of Arts (MA) degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12550 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6275 CAD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    2870 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1435 CAD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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