Office of the Registrar
School of Graduate Studies (2009/2010)
18.5 Comprehensive Examinations
  1. Candidates electing to qualify for the Degree under Option iii must write a comprehensive examination. The comprehensive examination shall examine the candidate's ability to integrate and apply material from all course work completed during study for the Degree. The candidate may be required to appear for an oral examination.

  2. The comprehensive examination shall normally be constructed and evaluated by an examining committee of three examiners, at least two of whom shall be faculty members of the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation appointed by the Dean on the recommendation of the Director of the School.

  3. A candidate may not write the examination before completing the course work for the Degree.


Every candidate in graduate studies shall comply with the General Regulations, the Degree Regulations and any additional requirements of the Department.


  • 6000 Quantitative Methods in Physical Education
  • 6001 Qualitative Research Methods in Physical Education
  • 6002 Scientific and Cultural Foundations of Physical Education
  • 6003 Physical Education, Culture and Society
  • 6110 Physical Education, Recreation and Sport Management
  • 6111 Canadian Delivery Systems in Physical Education, Recreation and Sport
  • 6120 Curriculum Development in Physical Education
  • 6121 Physical Education Leadership
  • 6122 Comprehensive School Health
  • 6123 Coaching and Long-term Athlete Development in the Education System
  • 6124 Adapted Physical Activity for Persons with Physical and Intellectual Disabilities
  • 6125 Evaluation and Testing in Physical Education
  • 6130 Computer Applications in Physical Education
  • 6410 Sport and Society
  • 6420 History of Physical Education and Sport
  • 6500 Introduction to Research in Physical Education
  • 6XXX Contemporary Issues and Trends in Physical Education
  • 6510-6513 Graduate Seminar Series (non-credit)
  • 6610-15 Individual Reading and Research in Special Areas