Office of the Registrar
School of Human Kinetics and Recreation (2012/2013)
5.6 Bachelor of Recreation
  • The full-time and part-time Bachelor of Recreation is comprised of 120 credit hours as set out in Table 8 Bachelor of Recreation - Course and Credit Hour Requirements.

  • A minor is optional in the Bachelor of Recreation program. Students following the therapeutic recreation option may opt to choose a minor of at least 24 credit hours in Psychology. Students following the community recreation option may opt to choose a minor of at least 24 credit hours in English, Math, or Psychology. In completing the minor, students must follow the minor program regulations listed under the appropriate faculty or school.

  • Students admitted part-time should consult with the School's Academic Program Officer regarding course sequence.

Table 8 Bachelor of Recreation

Required Courses

HKR Electives

Non-HKR Electives

  • 15 credit hours in HKR courses other than those listed under Required Courses (Honours degree candidates must include HKR 4610 in their program in place of one of these electives)
  • Students who complete only Mathematics 1000 must include an additional 3 credit hours from a non-HKR course in their program. As needed, students must complete additional non-HKR courses to satisfy the 120 credit hour requirement for the degree.
  • 18 credit hours in non-HKR electives.