Studyportals

Anthropology

University of Victoria, British Columbia

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
4974 CAD/year
3944 CAD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The Anthropology program of University of Victoria, British Columbia combines coursework in methodology and themes that integrate anthropology's subfields with research experience.

Overview

The Anthropology program of University of Victoria, British Columbia will require a thesis proposal and have it approved by their supervisory committee by September 15 of their second year in the program. The proposal and the thesis are prepared under the direction of the supervisory committee, which normally consists of the supervisor and another member of the Anthropology Department.

The examining committee includes the supervisory committee and an “outside member” from another department or university. Most students require 2 to 2½ years to complete the program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anthropological Theory
  • Anthropological Research Methods
  • Coast Salish Culture and Contemporary Life
  • Space, Place, Knowledge, and Power
  • Anthropology and Photography
  • Ecology and Evolution

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Students are required to have passed undergraduate courses equivalent to those comprising the Anthropology Major Program (see University of Victoria Undergraduate Calendar). Applicants without this equivalent may be asked to take the appropriate courses to satisfy the Major requirements before admission into the MA program.

In addition to the materials required by the Faculty of Graduate Studies, applicants must submit:

  • a brief statement outlining the intended program and field of study and a recent sample of their scholarly work. 
  • B+ average (6.0 GPA) for the last two years of university work is a minimum requirement for admission to the MA program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4974 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4974 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    3944 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3944 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last year

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Anthropology
-
University of Victoria, British Columbia

Wishlist