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Sociology

Simon Fraser University

24 months
Duration
3892 CAD/year
3892 CAD/year
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About

Sociology & Anthropology at Simon Fraser University is a joint department where students are offered a solid foundation in each discipline and are invited to engage in innovative interdisciplinary studies. The Sociology program is offered at Simon Fraser University.

Overview

Sociology graduates are equipped with a comprehensive foundation in social theory, substantive courses in specific areas of research interest, and rigorous training in research methodologies, a particular strength of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Simon Fraser University. 

Features

Graduate students and their faculty supervisory committees work collaboratively to tailor programs to meet each student's unique goals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Theories of Latin American Development 
  • Social and Political Change in Latin America 
  • Readings in Sociology
  • Theories in Anthropology
  • Ethnographic Methodology: Social/Cultural Anthropology 
  • Special Topics in Sociology/Anthropology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree from SFU or its equivalent from a recognized institution
    • a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.33 scale, or 3.33 on a 4.33 scale (B+) based on the last 60 credits of undergraduate courses. All graduate work is also considered.
    • submitted evidence, usually references from qualified referees, of the applicant’s ability to undertake advanced studies in the area of interest.
    • proof of English Language proficiency
    • In exceptional circumstances, a student may be admitted with lower formal qualifications when there is significant experience relevant to the proposed area of scholarship.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3892 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1946 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    3892 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1946 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Burnaby

1600 - 2700 CAD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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