Graduate Courses

Find the complete list of CMNS courses in the SFU Calendar.

The School of Communication offers 5 or 6 graduate courses each Fall and Spring term. Four core courses (CMNS 800, 801, 802, and 804) are offered every year. Other courses are offered on a rotating basis, including the seminars listed in our calendar and a variety of special topics courses which are offered occasionally/as needed. During the Summer term, many students take individual Directed Readings courses. 

Spring 2023

Course Title Instructor Day/Time
CMNS 801 G100 Design and Methodology in Communication Research Katherine Reilly
Fr 1:00 PM – 4:50 PM
CMNS 802 G100 History of Communication Theory Svitlana Matviyenko
TBA
CMNS 830 G100 Media & Cultural Studies Caitlin McKinney
Mo 12:30 PM – 4:20 PM
CMNS 835 G100 Communication and Cultural Policies, Power and Governance Sarah Ganter
Tu 9:30 AM – 1:20 PM
CMNS 850 G100 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 850 G200 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 850 G300 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 850 G400 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 850 G500 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 851 G100 Directed Studies TBA
CMNS 851 G200 Directed Studies TBA
CMNS 851 G300 Directed Studies TBA
CMNS 851 G400 Directed Studies TBA
CMNS 851 G500 Directed Studies TBA
CMNS 858 G100 Selected Topics in Communication Studies (Nature,Media&Environ.CMNS) Shane Gunster
Th 12:30 PM – 4:20 PM
CMNS 858 G200 Selected Topics in Communication Studies (Mapping Racial Capitalism) Alberto Toscano
We 4:30 PM – 8:20 PM
CMNS 880 G100 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 880 G200 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 880 G300 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 880 G400 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 880 G500 Directed Readings and Research TBA
CMNS 881 G100 Research Practicum TBA
CMNS 881 G200 Research Practicum TBA
CMNS 881 G300 Research Practicum TBA
CMNS 881 G400 Research Practicum TBA
CMNS 881 G500 Research Practicum TBA
CMNS 891 G100 Co-op I Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 891 G200 Co-op I Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 891 I100 Co-op I Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 892 G100 Co-op II Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 892 G200 Co-op II Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 892 I100 Co-op II Liesl Jurock
TBA
CMNS 893 G100 MA Project TBA
CMNS 893 G200 MA Project TBA
CMNS 893 G300 MA Project TBA
CMNS 895 G100 Comprehensive Examination TBA
CMNS 895 G200 Comprehensive Examination TBA
CMNS 895 G300 Comprehensive Examination TBA
CMNS 896 G100 MA Extended Essays TBA
CMNS 896 G200 MA Extended Essays TBA
CMNS 896 G300 MA Extended Essays TBA
CMNS 897 G100 MA Project TBA
CMNS 897 G200 MA Project TBA
CMNS 897 G300 MA Project TBA
CMNS 898 G100 MA Thesis TBA
CMNS 898 G200 MA Thesis TBA
CMNS 898 G300 MA Thesis TBA
CMNS 899 G100 PhD Thesis TBA
CMNS 899 G200 PhD Thesis TBA
CMNS 899 G300 PhD Thesis TBA

Previous Course Offerings

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