Graduate Courses

Please find below the expected course offerings for 2017-2018. Please be aware that current course outlines may alter through the term; changes will be posted here as they arrive in the department office. If you have questions, or require clarification on a specific matter, please contact either the instructor listed next to the course or the Graduate Office at extension 23582.

If a TBA is listed, the course and instructor information will be finalized in the near future - some cancellations and changes may occur.  Please speak with your supervisor and/or the Associate Chair, Grad Studies if there are no offerings that suit your individual program plan as special arrangments may be possible on a case by case basis.

Where current outlines are not yet available*, a previous year's outline is included as an example of the course structure and workload expectations.

Course
TitleInstructorTerm
KIN 701*

Statistical Methods in Kinesiology - required course for MSc

M. Carter 2

KIN 702

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Individual Study in Selected Topics (Independent Study)
- MSc level
Faculty 1,2 & S
KIN 705*

Motor Behaviour

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 708*

Biomechanics

P. Keir  1
KIN 709

Neuromuscular Function in Aging and Disease

A. Hicks 1

KIN 711*

Motor Control

J. Lyons/M. Carter

2

KIN 713

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Directed Readings in Kinesiology - required course for PhD level

Faculty 1,2 & S

KIN 714

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Directed Readings - Special Populations PhD Faculty 1,2 & S
KIN 715 

Foundations of Health and Exercise Psychology

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 717

Exercise Psychology, Applications to Chronic Disease and Physical Disability

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 718*

Human Factors

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 719* Topics in Molecular and Cellular Physiology NOT OFFERED in 17-18

 

KIN 720* Social Influences on Health and Exercise Behaviour
Prerequisite: KIN 715

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 722*

Advances in Biomechanics and Electromyography

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 723

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Directed Readings in Kinesiology - MSc level

Faculty 1,2 & S
KIN 724

Sensorimotor Neurophysiology

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 725

Neuromuscular Biology

NOT OFFERED in 17-18  
KIN 726

Cognitive Neuroscience of Exercise

J. Heisz 2

 KIN 727

Integrative Systems Exercise Physiology M. Gibala/S. Phillips

1

KIN 728

Integrative Cell and Molecular Exercise Physiology V. Ljubicic/G. Parise 2

Contact Kinesiology

The Department of Kinesiology is located in the Ivor Wynne Centre (IWC) and IWC East Building, on the northeast side of the university's central campus.
Department of Kinesiology
McMaster University
1280 Main Street West
Ivor Wynne Centre
Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1
Canada