Kinesiology and Applied Health

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2018 Open House


2019 Spring Convocation


Ben Trunzo teaching Sport First Responder Course


Human Anatomy Lab

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Michayla and Hope - two lab demonstrators helping out at Open House

The Department of Kinesiology and Applied Health at The University of Winnipeg is student-centred with small classes and labs and accessible professors. Our professors have expertise and research interests in areas that include adapted physical activity, physical activity and aging, sports nutrition, coaching, sport and exercise psychology, motor behaviour, exercise physiology, biomechanics and prevention, care and treatment of muscle, bone and joint injuries.

Professionals in the field of Kinesiology are interested in increasing physical activity participation, enhancing sport performance,development of physical literacy, the technical and tactical aspects of coaching, the short and long term effects of exercise and the effect of physical activity on society. 

Our mission is to provide an environment where students can pursue their potential through our commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and community service.

Our department is proud to offer two programs that are accredited. Our Bachelor of Kinesiology program is accredited by the Canadian Council of University Physical Education and Kinesiology Administrators. Our Bachelor of Science in Athletic Therapy program is accredited by the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association.

For inquiries about studying in the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Health, e-mail us at:

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