Welcome to the UBC School of Kinesiology
Kinesiology is the study of physical activity and its impact on health, society, and quality of life. It includes exercise science, sports management, athletic training and sports medicine, socio-cultural analyses of sports, sport and exercise psychology, fitness leadership, physical education-teacher education, and pre-professional training for physical therapy, occupational therapy, medicine, and other health related fields.
Dr. Robert Boushel
Professor and Director
School of Kinesiology, Faculty of Education
University of British Columbia
How do we strive to create and advance interdisciplinary knowledge that fosters individual and societal health and wellbeing through sport and physical activity?
Formation, Change, A New Focus & On-going Development