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Degree

Master of Human Kinetics and Recreation

master

Degree

Master of Human Kinetics and Recreation

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $4,833 CAD

  • Application fee

    $120 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    2 years

  • Min GPA

    70 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 01-April-2021 2021-04-01

Overview

Master of Human Kinetics and Recreation

The Master of Human Kinetics and Recreation is offered by full-time and part-time study. There are two routes in the program: (1) course and thesis route or (2) coursework route. Thesis route students shall normally be required to be on campus while the coursework route is offered completely online. (Please note: international students applying for the coursework route will not be able get a study permit since you do not have to travel to Newfoundland to complete the degree requirements)

Route 1 – Course and thesis
The program shall consist of a minimum of 12 credit hours in graduate courses (HKR 6000 or 6001, plus three other courses to be determined in conjunction with the student’s thesis supervisor) plus a thesis. The thesis shall be on an approved subject in which systematic research has been conducted by the candidate under the direction of the Supervisor. All thesis route students will also complete HKR 6314 (a non-credit, repeatable course) in four semesters (fall and winter of the first 23 months) during their tenure in the program.

Route 2 – Coursework
The program shall consist of a minimum of 30 credit hours in graduate courses (HKR 6500, plus nine other courses to be selected from the HKR offerings. Students can take up to two non-HKR courses with permission from the AD).

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$6,780

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $6,528
Accommodation 1 bed room $1,947
Tuition 1 person $4,833

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1. Official transcript(s)
2. Two (2) letters of appraisal
3. Proof of English proficiency
Graduate applicants interested in research-based programs are strongly encouraged to connect with a faculty supervisor at the time of application.

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
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TOEFL

80
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PTE

58
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Cambridge

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Students who have completed secondary schooling, an undergraduate program, or a graduate program at a recognized institution where the language of instruction is English will normally not require an English proficiency test. If the institution is located outside of Canada and/or the language of instruction is not clearly indicated on the official transcript, applicants are advised to provide a letter from their university stating the language of instruction.

Academic background and requirement

To be considered for admission an applicant shall normally hold a Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education, Recreation and Leisure Studies, or a related discipline, with a minimum overall ‘B’ average from an institution recognized by Senate. In addition to the above, preference will be given to applicants with at least two years of work experience, obtained either through Cooperative Education programs or through employment deemed appropriate. Any other applicant who holds a Bachelor of Physical Education or Recreation and Leisure Studies Degree or its equivalent may be considered for admission provided that the applicant has raised the overall academic standing to second class following the completion of the undergraduate degree, through the successful completion of an approved pattern of undergraduate courses.

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