Honours Degree in Sociology or Anthropology

The Honours degree options provide more academic challenge for qualifying students with an SA GPA of 3.33 or higher and includes course-based and research-based options. In the course-based option Honours students complete SA 450 (sociology) or SA 451 (anthropology) and an additional 12 units of 400-level coursework. The Honours Essay option requires a 4-unit project mapping seminar course (SA 495) and a 4-unit independent research project or extended essay (SA 499) under faculty supervision.  

Our department offers three honours programs, the specific requirements for which can be found in the right-hand column.

How to Apply

For more information or to apply to a sociology, anthropology or joint honours program, contact the departmental undergraduate advisor at

Sociology Honours

Anthropology Honours

Joint Honours