Что я буду изучать?

Sociology & Anthropology is a joint department where students are offered a solid foundation in each discipline and are invited to engage in innovative interdisciplinary studies. 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 SFU. Graduate students and their faculty supervisory committees work collaboratively to tailor programs to meet each student's unique goals.

Program Requirements

This program consists of courses, qualifying examinations, and a thesis for a minimum of 26 units. Course requirements are the same whether the student has completed an MA in this department, or completed a comparable MA program at another university. Students may be required to complete more than these courses at the discretion of the supervisory committees.

Students must complete

SA 840 - Graduate Seminar (2)

and two of*

SA 815 - Theories of Latin American Development (4)
SA 835 - Social and Political Change in Latin America (4)
SA 850 - Selected Topics in Social Theory (5)
SA 856 - Qualitative Sociological Research Methods (5)
SA 870 - Theories in Anthropology (5)
SA 871 - Readings in Anthropology I (5)
SA 872 - Readings in Anthropology II (5)
SA 875 - Ethnographic Methodology: Social/Cultural Anthropology (5)
SA 887 - Special Topics in Sociology/Anthropology (5)

and qualifying examinations

SA 897 - PhD Qualifying Examinations (6)

and a thesis

SA 899 - PhD Thesis (10)

* Students may also choose a graduate course or graduate directed readings course in another Simon Fraser University academic unit, or from another university that is part of the Western Dean's Agreement. Supervisory committee and departmental graduate program committee approval is required.

Program Length

Students are expected to complete the program requirements in 18 terms.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Варианты обучения

Очная (18 четверти)

CAN $1,946.94 per term
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Январь, Сентябрь 2022


Simon Fraser University

Burnaby campus,

8888 University Drive,


British Columbia (BC),

V5A 1S6, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Other English Language Requirements accepted: A minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based).

Для иностранных студентов

The minimum University requirements for admission to a doctoral program are as follows.

i) a master’s degree from Simon Fraser University or its equivalent from a recognized institution;

Applicants normally will be required to achieve a minimum score of 7.0 on the International English Language Test System (IELTS - the academic NOT the general test) with a minimum of 6.5 in each section. The Test of English as a Foreign Language(TOEFL) may be used as an equivalent test provided a score of 93 or better is achieved with a minimum of 20 in each section (TOEFL-internet based exam), or TOEFL 580 and the Test of Written English(TWE) 5.0 (paper-based).

Требования к IELTS могут отличаться в зависимости от выбранного курса


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