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Name Barb Primeau
School Liberal Studies
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) – International Business Management 

  • Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting, Audit and Information Technology 

  • Bachelor of Applied Technology (Honours) – Architecture – Project and Facility Management 

  • Bachelor of Engineering – Electronic Systems Engineering 

  • Bachelor of Engineering – Mechanical Systems Engineering 

  • Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours) 

  • Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours) 

  • Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice 

  • Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development (Honours) 

  • Bachelor of Environmental Public Health (Honours) 

  • Registered Practical Nurse to B.Sc.N 

  • Nursing – BScN 

  • Bachelor of Design 

    Bachelor of Public Relations

Academic and Professional Designations
  • Masters of Education-Curriculum Design, Brock University 

  • Honours Bachelor of Arts in Recreation-Co-op, University of Waterloo 

  • Certified NCCP Level 3 Coach-Swimming 

  • Canadian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association

Title Professor
Courses Taught
  • SOC71500 Group Dynamics,  
  • SOC73180 Conflict Management  
  • SOC71250 Intro. To Sociology 
  • HEAL71260 Wellness
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Professional Coach
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Student-centered Learning
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • 16 years of swim coaching,  

  • 30 years professor 

  •  member of OCLASS- South Western Ontario Board Member

Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications

Master’s Thesis: “Managing Diverse Learners: The Power of Active Learning”. 

Honour’s Bachelor’s Thesis: “Academic Performance and Competitive Swimming”. 

Numerous Technical Workshops for the Canadian Swimming Association
Additional Information

Associate Faculty Award, Conestoga College, Kitchener ON 

Nominated for the Aubrey Hagar Distinguished Teaching Award (2015) 

Swim PEI Coach of the Year (2001) 

Canada Senior Games Event Coordinator (2002)

 Barb Primeau
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