Nancy Spencer, PhD

Associate Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation - Academic Programs
Directory

Fall Term 2022 (1810)

KIN 471 - Physical Activity for Individuals with Developmental Impairments

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 2-0-2)

A focus on the delivery of adapted physical activity services to individuals with developmental impairments with a focus on the instruction of movement skills. Theory and practice will be integrated through lecture and lab activities. Prerequisite: KRLS 207. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KIN 471 or PEDS 471.

LECTURE A1 (31510)

2022-09-01 - 2022-12-08
W 12:00 - 13:50 (VVC 2-227)

Winter Term 2023 (1820)

KRLS 207 - Adapted Physical Activity and Leisure for Diverse Populations

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An introduction to research, theory and practice pertaining to participation in physical activity and leisure by persons with impairments. The course explores the intersection of social influences and personal interests on participation in active lifestyles. Credit will be granted for only one of KRLS 207 or PERLS 207.

LECTURE B1 (43655)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (ED 2-115)



KSR 541 - Sport and Physical Activity for Children and Youth

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This course examines a range of psychosocial aspects of sport and physical activity participation among children and youth. Topics may include parental involvement, peer relationships, coach/leader behaviour, sport for development, talent development, life skills, and inclusion, and exclusion especially as they relate to an awareness and appreciation of difference and diversity. Throughout this course, ways in which coaches and physical activity instructors can promote positive developmental experiences for children and youth will be discussed, along with strategies for knowledge translation and exchange with broader community audiences including, in particular, Indigenous communities. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KSR 541, KIN 541, PEDS 541, or KSR 741.

SEMINAR 851 (49152)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
H 13:30 - 16:20 (TBD)



KSR 741 - Sport and Physical Activity for Children and Youth

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This course examines a range of psychosocial aspects of sport and physical activity participation among children and youth. Topics may include parental involvement, peer relationships, coach/leader behaviour, sport for development, talent development, life skills, inclusion, and exclusion especially as they relate to an awareness and appreciation of difference and diversity. Throughout this course, ways in which coaches and physical activity instructors can promote positive developmental experiences for children and youth will be discussed, along with strategies for knowledge translation and exchange with broader community audiences including, in particular, Indigenous communities Note: Credit will be granted for only one of KSR 741, KIN 541, PEDS 541, or KSR 541. Sections may be offered at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations sections of the Calendar.

SEMINAR 852 (49936)

2023-01-05 - 2023-04-12
H 13:30 - 16:20 (TBD)