Black Gold School Division
École Secondaire Beaumont Composite High School
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Sports Sciences

Sports Performance & Sports Science

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Sports Performance 15 introduces key concepts in exercise, fitness, nutrition, and psychology aimed at improving student athletic performance and overall health and wellness. Students will earn credits in the Health, Recreation and Human Services cluster of the Career and Technology Studies curriculum. Students who excel in this course are generally students who are involved in sports and are consciously trying to be better athletes or students `who have a keen interest in sports, recreation, health, and wellness. Students who decide to take Sports Performance should be prepared to participate in classroom theory, self-directed study, and exercise labs. This course is a good introduction for students interested in pursuing post-secondary studies and/or a career in kinesiology, sports and recreation.

Sports Science 25 and 35 continue building on the previously acquired knowledge and skills in the areas of sports sciences. Students who are interested in pursuing careers in fields related to kinesiology, sports, recreation, health, and/or wellness will benefit from enrollment in this program. Students will have an opportunity to complete a practicum in one of the sports sciences strands. Students who excel in this course generally are students who are involved in sports and are consciously trying to be better athletes or students who have a keen interest in sports, recreation, health, and wellness. Students who decide to take Sports Science should be prepared to participate in classroom theory, self-directed study, and labs. This course is a good foundation for students interested in pursuing post-secondary studies or a career in Kinesiology, Sports, and Recreation. Students in Sports Science 35 have the opportunity to earn 30-level credits, which can be used to apply to post-secondary.