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Introductory Kinesiology PSK4UI
This course focuses on the study of human movement and of systems, factors and principles involved in
human development. Students will learn about the effects of physical activity on health and performance,
the evolution of physical activity and sport, and the physiological, psychological, and social factors that
influence an individual’s participation in physical activity and sport. The course prepares students for
university programs in physical education and health, kinesiology, health sciences, health studies,
recreation, and sports administration.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any Grade 11 university or university/college preparation course in science, or any Grade 11 or 12 course in health and physical education.
Recreation and Healthy Active Living Leadership PLF4MI
This course enables students to explore the benefits of lifelong participation in active recreation and
healthy leisure and to develop the leadership and coordinating skills needed to plan, organize, and safely
implement recreational events and other activities related to healthy, active living. Students will also learn
how to promote the benefits of healthy, active living to others through mentoring and assisting them in
making informed decisions that enhance their well-being. The course will prepare students for university
programs in physical education and health and kinesiology and for college and university programs in
recreation and leisure management, fitness and health promotion, and fitness leadership.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: Any health and physical education course.
Healthy Active Living Education PPL4OI
This course enables students to further develop the knowledge and skills they need to make healthy
choices. It places special emphasis on how students can maintain the habits of healthy, active living
throughout their lives as they make the transition to adulthood and independent living. Through
participation in a wide range of physical activities in a variety of settings, students can enhance their
movement competence, personal fitness, and confidence. Students also acquire an understanding of the
factors and skills that contribute to healthy development and learn how their own well-being is affected by,
and affects, the world around them. Students build their sense of self, learn to interact positively with
others, and develop their ability to think critically and creatively. The possible focus courses for Grade 12,
along with their corresponding course codes, are as follows:
Healthy Living and Personal and Fitness Activities – PAF4O
Healthy Living and Large-Group Activities – PAL4O
Healthy Living and Individual and Small-Group Activities – PAI4O
Healthy Living and Aquatic Activities – PAQ4O
Healthy Living and Rhythm and Movement Activities – PAR4O
Healthy Living and Outdoor Activities – PAD4O Some elective “options” may require a user fee and an early start to school.
COURSE NOTE: Some elective options may require a user fee and an early start to school.