Graduate Courses

The expected course offers for 2017-2018 will be posted in late June 2017.  Please find below the expected course offerings for 2016-2017. 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


TBA 1

KIN 702

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

KIN 704*

Advanced Cardiovascular Exercise Physiology

 

NOT OFFERED IN 16-17  
KIN 705*

Motor Behaviour

 

NOT OFFERED IN 16-17  
KIN 708*

Biomechanics

 

P. Keir  1
KIN 709

Neuromuscular Function in Aging and Disease

 

A. Hicks 2
KIN 711* Motor Control NOT OFFERED in 16-17  
KIN 712 Skeletal Muscle Metabolism NOT OFFERED in 16-17  

KIN 713

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Directed Readings in Kinesiology - PhD level

Faculty 1,2 & S

KIN 714

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

Foundations of Health and Exercise Psychology

NOT OFFERED IN 16-17  
KIN 717 Exercise Psychology, Applications to Chronic Disease and Physical Disability NOT OFFERED in 16-17  
KIN 718* Human Factors NOT OFFERED in 16-17  
KIN 719* Topics in Molecular and Cellular Physiology NOT OFFERED in 16-17

 

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

NOT OFFERED in 16-17  
KIN 721

Human Muscle Protein Metabolism

S. Phillips  1
KIN 722*

Advances in Biomechanics and Electromyography

NOT OFFERED in 16-17  
KIN 723

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Directed Readings in Kinesiology - MSc level

Faculty 1,2 & S
KIN 724

Sensorimotor Neurophysiology
 

A. Nelson 1
KIN 725

Neuromuscular Biology

V. Ljubicic 1
KIN 726

Cognitive Neuroscience of Exercise

 

J. Heisz 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