The Sociology program of University of Victoria, British Columbia provides students with a solid grounding in research methods and theory and the ability to specialize in different areas of study.
The graduate students enjoy:
- equal emphasis on theory, methods and areas of interest
- courses that draw on the current research of faculty
- advanced courses in theory, qualitative methods and quantitative methods
- professional development events, graduate student colloquia series and teaching assistant workshops
The research strengths include:
- aging and health
- gender and sexuality
- political sociology and social movements
- qualitative and quantitative methods
- social theory
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Foundations of Sociological Explanations
- Current Issues in Social Theory
- Intermediate Social Statistics
- Qualitative Research
- Issues in Contemporary Sociology
- Current Issues in the Sociology of Genders and Sexualities
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- With financial support: 15.01
- Without financial support: 31.05
DisciplinesGender & Sexuality Studies Sociology Statistics View 86 other Masters in Sociology in Canada
- Online application form
- Statement of intent (1-2 pages in length)
- A writing sample that demonstrates your ability to undertake sociological analysis
- IELTS or TOEFL scores (international students)
- 2 assessment reports and/or letters of reference (see below for guidelines)
- Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended (including transfer credits)
International5074 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5074 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National4022 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4022 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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