Chapter 4 - Requirements for the Master's Degree

All master's students receive their degree in Kinesiology and Health Studies.

All master's students complete the equivalent of 4 one-term graduate level primary courses in your area of expertise. SGS defines primary courses as those that are necessary to your degree. See the Coursework Section of this Handbook for details on your specific course requirements for your degree path.

Successful completion of the following additional non-credit course is required and will be noted on your transcript as a Pass:

Successful completion of the following government mandated educational tutorial is also required:

  • Attendance at Graduate Seminar Series;
  • A Thesis Proposal.
  • A master's thesis (KHS 899) which accounts for one-half of your total program requirements. The master's thesis must be defended orally.