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School of Criminology | Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Simon Fraser University Calendar | Fall 2021

Criminology Extended Minor

Program Declaration and Continuation

Students with a minimum 2.25 cumulative grade point average (CGPA)* should make formal application for program declaration to the School of Criminology after they complete the following requirements with minimum C- grades:

31 lower division units including

All of:

CRIM 101 - Introduction to Criminology (3)

Topics will include: examination of different terms and concepts commonly used in criminology, such as crime, delinquency, deviance, criminal, victim, rehabilitation and treatment. Criminology as a body of knowledge and as a profession. Position and subject matter of criminology. Relationship between criminology and other academic disciplines. Specificity of criminology. Relationship between theory and practice. History and evolution of criminological thought. Elements of continuity and discontinuity between classical and modern theories of criminality. Levels of explanations in criminology. Practical applications of criminology. The foundations of a modern criminal policy. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Valerie Spicer
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D103 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7100, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D105 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D106 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D107 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D108 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D109 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D110 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D111 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D112 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D113 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D114 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
D115 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
D116 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
D117 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D118 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2268, Burnaby
D119 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D120 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D900 Zachary Rowan
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D902 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D903 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D904 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D905 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D906 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D907 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D908 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D909 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D910 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
CRIM 131 - Introduction to the Criminal Justice System - A Total System Approach (3)

Introductory analysis of the structure and operation of the Canadian criminal justice system. Examination of the patterns of crime and victimization; police operations, discretion and decision making; the criminal courts, including sentencing; the corrections system, including correctional institutions and community-based models; the youth justice system. Patterns of contact and conflict between various social groups and the criminal justice system. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Danielle Murdoch
Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
D101 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5039, Burnaby
D102 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D103 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D104 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D105 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D106 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D107 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D108 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D109 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D110 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
CRIM 135 - Introduction to Canadian Law and Legal Institutions: A Criminal Justice Perspective (3)

A general introduction to the fundamental and competing principles of jurisprudence and to the basic legal institutions of Canada. Prepares students for those law and law related courses offered within the School of Criminology and will consider the history of Canadian law, the development of the Canadian constitution, the system of Canadian courts and the roles and responsibilities of members of the legal profession. In addition, the course will consider the nature of legal reasoning, the doctrine of precedent, principles of statutory interpretation and will also introduce the fields of contract, torts, administrative law, and family law. Also examines the process of law reform in Canada. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Helene Love
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D102 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D103 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4125, Burnaby
D104 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D105 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D106 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D107 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D108 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D109 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D900 Tamara O'Doherty
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D902 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D903 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D904 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D905 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D907 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
CRIM 220 - Research Methods in Criminology (3)

An introduction to criminological research that is intended to develop the student's research and analytical skills. Specifically, the course will focus on the theory of inquiry, the logic, and structure of criminological inquiry, research design, data gathering, analysis and reporting. Prerequisite: Any 100 division CRIM course is recommended. Students with credit for CRIM 120 may not take CRIM 220 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Valerie Spicer
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D102 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 2104, Burnaby
D103 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D106 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D107 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10921, Burnaby
D108 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D109 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D110 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D900 Rylan Simpson
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D902 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D903 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D904 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D905 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey

And 19 units minimum to complete all group B courses (listed below under Lower Division Requirements)

To continue in the extended minor, students must maintain a 2.25 CGPA. Students whose CGPA falls below 2.25 cannot enrol in any upper division CRIM courses.

*transfer students who meet the Criminology program declaration requirements upon admission to SFU may use their admission CGPA for declaration purposes

Program Requirements

Lower Division Requirements

60 units under group A, group B and general electives.

  • eight courses from group A with minimum C- grades
  • six courses from group B with minimum C- grades
  • an additional six courses of general electives

Group A Lower Division Requirements

All of

CRIM 101 - Introduction to Criminology (3)

Topics will include: examination of different terms and concepts commonly used in criminology, such as crime, delinquency, deviance, criminal, victim, rehabilitation and treatment. Criminology as a body of knowledge and as a profession. Position and subject matter of criminology. Relationship between criminology and other academic disciplines. Specificity of criminology. Relationship between theory and practice. History and evolution of criminological thought. Elements of continuity and discontinuity between classical and modern theories of criminality. Levels of explanations in criminology. Practical applications of criminology. The foundations of a modern criminal policy. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Valerie Spicer
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D103 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7100, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D105 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3531, Burnaby
D106 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D107 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D108 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D109 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D110 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D111 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D112 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D113 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5018, Burnaby
D114 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 4150, Burnaby
D115 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2531, Burnaby
D116 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2503, Burnaby
D117 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D118 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2268, Burnaby
D119 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D120 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D900 Zachary Rowan
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D902 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D903 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D904 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D905 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D906 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D907 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D908 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D909 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D910 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
CRIM 103 - Psychological Explanations of Criminal and Deviant Behavior (3)

An introduction to, and critical examination of, biogenetic, psychiatric, and psychological explanations of criminal and deviant behavior. Special attention will be given to the hypothesized links between criminality and genetics, physiology, the endocrine system, mental disorders, personality, moral development, and other forms of social learning. Prerequisite: PSYC 100 and 102 are recommended. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Evan Mccuish
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D102 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D103 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D106 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D107 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5009, Burnaby
D108 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5037, Burnaby
D109 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D110 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D900 Maaike Helmus
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D902 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D903 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D904 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D905 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D906 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
D907 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3290, Surrey
CRIM 104 - Sociological Explanations of Criminal and Deviant Behavior (3)

A survey of some major sociological perspectives on crime and deviance that will include both mainstream and critical theories. These will include: anomie, neutralization, control, group conflict, sub-cultural, ecological, functionalist and critical theories. Critical analysis of the assumptions upon which each theory is based. Examination of the similarities and differences between/among the various explanations. Prerequisite: SA 150 is recommended. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Stephanie Wiley
Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
D101 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D102 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D103 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D104 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D105 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D106 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D107 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D108 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D109 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 7100, Burnaby
D110 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 2104, Burnaby
CRIM 131 - Introduction to the Criminal Justice System - A Total System Approach (3)

Introductory analysis of the structure and operation of the Canadian criminal justice system. Examination of the patterns of crime and victimization; police operations, discretion and decision making; the criminal courts, including sentencing; the corrections system, including correctional institutions and community-based models; the youth justice system. Patterns of contact and conflict between various social groups and the criminal justice system. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Danielle Murdoch
Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
D101 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5039, Burnaby
D102 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D103 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D104 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
D105 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D106 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D107 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D108 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D109 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D110 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
CRIM 135 - Introduction to Canadian Law and Legal Institutions: A Criminal Justice Perspective (3)

A general introduction to the fundamental and competing principles of jurisprudence and to the basic legal institutions of Canada. Prepares students for those law and law related courses offered within the School of Criminology and will consider the history of Canadian law, the development of the Canadian constitution, the system of Canadian courts and the roles and responsibilities of members of the legal profession. In addition, the course will consider the nature of legal reasoning, the doctrine of precedent, principles of statutory interpretation and will also introduce the fields of contract, torts, administrative law, and family law. Also examines the process of law reform in Canada. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Helene Love
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D102 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D103 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 4125, Burnaby
D104 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D105 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D106 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D107 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D108 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D109 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D900 Tamara O'Doherty
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D902 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D903 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D904 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D905 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D907 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
CRIM 220 - Research Methods in Criminology (3)

An introduction to criminological research that is intended to develop the student's research and analytical skills. Specifically, the course will focus on the theory of inquiry, the logic, and structure of criminological inquiry, research design, data gathering, analysis and reporting. Prerequisite: Any 100 division CRIM course is recommended. Students with credit for CRIM 120 may not take CRIM 220 for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Valerie Spicer
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D102 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 2104, Burnaby
D103 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D106 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D107 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10921, Burnaby
D108 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
D109 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D110 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D900 Rylan Simpson
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D902 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D903 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D904 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
D905 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 5320, Surrey
CRIM 230 - Criminal Law (3)

Nature, purpose, scope, sources and basic principles of the criminal law. Study of certain fundamental legal concepts such as mens rea, negligence and strict liability. Analysis of the concept of criminal responsibility in Canada. Critical examination of the legislative policies expressed in the Criminal Code. Study of the basic elements of a criminal offence. Examination of the legal principles relating to certain specific crimes and to certain major defences. Impact of Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms on the criminal law. Prerequisite: CRIM 135.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D900 Colton Fehr
We 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D902 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D903 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D904 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D905 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OL01 Tamara O'Doherty
TBD

and one of

CRIM 203 - Historical Reactions to Crime and Deviance (3)

Historical review of society's reaction to crime and deviance, relating this history to religious, political, social and philosophical movements and schools of thought. Consideration of the history and evolution of punishment and penal methods and the historical forces influencing the development, implementation, and modification of these methods. Prerequisite: Any 100 division CRIM course.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Bryan Kinney
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
D101 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D102 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D103 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D104 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
CRIM 210 - Law, Youth and Young Offenders (3)

An analysis of the definition and control of youthful misconduct in an historical and contemporary context. Attention is focused upon: the social construction of 'juvenile delinquency', the decline of the concept, and the emergence of the concept of the 'young offender'; the Young Offenders Act and related legislation; the growth of the welfare state and the role of social workers in 'policing' youth and families; explanations for the criminal behavior of young persons; state and private sector programs designed to deal with such behavior. Prerequisite: CRIM 101 and CRIM 131.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Stephanie Wiley
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3153, Burnaby
D101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D102 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D103 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D104 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D105 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5051, Burnaby
CRIM 213 - Women and Criminal Justice (3)

This course offers an historical and analytical overview of women and crime, taking into account the role of gender in both criminality and social responses to crime. Specific emphasis will be given to feminist theories. Attention will focus on the specific crimes and patterns of control and punishment. Prerequisite: Any 100 division CRIM course.

CRIM 241 - Introduction to Corrections (3)

An examination of the organization, structure and operation of contemporary Canadian corrections. A consideration of the history and development of provincial and federal correctional systems. The role of sentencing in the correctional process and alternatives to confinement. Discussion of the social organization of correctional institutions, including the inmates, correctional officers, correctional treatment staff and administrators. Parole board decision making and the issues surrounding the re-entry of offenders into the community. Community-based corrections programs and outcomes. Prerequisite: CRIM 131.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
OL01 Danielle Murdoch
TBD
CRIM 251 - Introduction to Policing (3)

An examination of the organization and operation of contemporary Canadian policing. Consideration of the history and development of policing in Canada, the role of the police in Canadian society and the police occupation, including recruitment and training. Discussion of police decision making and the exercise of discretion, police powers, and structures of accountability. Managing the police organization. Examination of police-community relations and crime prevention initiatives. Prerequisite: CRIM 131. Students with credit for CRIM 151 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Rylan Simpson
Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 3003, Burnaby
D101 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D102 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D103 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D104 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D105 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby

Group B Lower Division Requirements

Six courses, including

SA 150 - Introduction to Sociology (S) (4)

Explores how sociologists study, describe, and explain social life. Introduces the sociological perspective and applies it to fundamental social process and everyday issues. As we consider phenomena ranging from interactions among individuals to societal and global inequalities, students critically examine social issues to build their understanding of the world. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Kyle Willmott
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
D101 Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D102 Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3250, Burnaby
D103 Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D104 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D105 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D106 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D107 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D108 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D109 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D110 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D111 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D112 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D113 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 4130, Burnaby
D114 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D115 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D900 Maureen Kihika
Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D902 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D903 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D904 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D905 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D906 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
OL01 Suzanna Crage
TBD

and one of

POL 100 - Introduction to Politics and Government (3)

A comprehensive introduction to the study of politics and government for both political science majors and students specializing in other disciplines. The course will explore the major concepts, methods, approaches and issues in political science, as well as the primary components of government structure and the political process. Students with credit for POL 101W may not take this course for further credit. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Eline de Rooij
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
D101 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D102 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D103 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D104 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D105 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D107 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D108 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3253, Burnaby
D109 Th 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2533, Burnaby
D110 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D900 Stewart Prest
Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2740, Surrey
D901 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D902 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D903 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
D904 Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 2980, Surrey
E100 Logan Masilamani
Mo 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
F100 Remi Leger
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
F101 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
F102 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
POL 151 - Justice and Law (3)

The development of laws and their application to the citizen and social groups. Special consideration will be given to civil liberties. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Clare McGovern
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5036, Burnaby
D102 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5035, Burnaby
D103 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D104 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D105 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D106 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5027, Burnaby
D107 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5035, Burnaby
D108 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D109 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby

and

STAT 203 - Introduction to Statistics for the Social Sciences (3)

Descriptive and inferential statistics aimed at students in the social sciences. Scales of measurement. Descriptive statistics. Measures of association. Hypothesis tests and confidence intervals. Students in Sociology and Anthropology are expected to take SA 255 before this course. Intended to be particularly accessible to students who are not specializing in Statistics. Prerequisite: Recommended: 30 units including a research methods course such as SA 255, CRIM 220, POL 200W, or equivalent. Students cannot obtain credit for STAT 203 if they already have credit for - or are taking concurrently - STAT 101, 201, 205, 285, or any upper division STAT course. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D900 Wei Lin
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP09 TBD

or one of

BUS 232 - Data and Decisions I (4)

An introduction to business statistics with a heavy emphasis on applications and the use of EXCEL. Students will be required to use statistical applications to solve business problems. Prerequisite: MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157, with a minimum grade of C-; 15 units. MATH 150, MATH 151, MATH 154, or MATH 157 may be taken concurrently with BUS 232. Students with credit for BUEC 232 or ECON 233 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Poonam Jassi
Tu, Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D200 Andrew Flostrand
Fr 12:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
E100 Mohammad Ghotboddini
Tu, Th 6:00 PM – 7:50 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 Tu 4:30 PM – 8:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP02 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP03 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2301, Burnaby
OP04 Th 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3300, Surrey
OP06 Tu 8:00 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP07 Th 8:00 PM – 10:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP08 We 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP09 Mo 5:30 PM – 7:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP10 TBD
PSYC 210 - Introduction to Data Analysis in Psychology (4)

Covers basic descriptive and inferential techniques most appropriately applied to the various forms of data from psychological research. Prerequisite: PSYC 201W and BC high school Math 12 with a minimum grade of C (2.0) or BC high school Math 11 with a minimum grade of B- (2.67) or any level MATH or STAT course with a C- (1.67) or FAN X99 taken at SFU with a minimum grade of C (2.00). Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Matthew Sigal
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
D101 Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 4115, Burnaby
D102 Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5049, Burnaby
D103 Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D104 Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D105 Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D106 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D107 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2104, Burnaby
D108 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 4120, Burnaby
D200 Adam Blanchard
TBD
D201 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D202 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
STAT 201 - Statistics for the Life Sciences (3)

Research methodology and associated statistical analysis techniques for students with training in the life sciences. Intended to be particularly accessible to students who are not specializing in Statistics. Prerequisite: Recommended: 30 units. Students cannot obtain credit for STAT 201 if they already have credit for - or are taking concurrently - STAT 101, 203, 205, 285, or any upper division STAT course. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Tim Swartz
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OP01 TBD
STAT 205 - Introduction to Statistics (3)

The collection, description, analysis and summary of data, including the concepts of frequency distribution, parameter estimation and hypothesis testing. Intended to be particularly accessible to students who are not specializing in Statistics. Prerequisite: Recommended: 30 units. Students cannot obtain credit for STAT 205 if they already have credit for - or are taking concurrently - STAT 101, 201, 203, 285, or any upper division STAT course. Quantitative.

and

any 100 or 200 division PHIL course

and both of

PSYC 100 - Introduction to Psychology I (3)

Acquaints the student with the major issues in contemporary psychology and considers the historical antecedents. Special attention is given to questions of methodology and research design in psychology. Topics in physiological psychology, perception, learning and motivation are considered. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 George Alder
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 George Alder
Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D200 Russell Day
We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D300 Diana Lim
Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D900 Sarah Coupland
Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
SRYC 5280, Surrey
PSYC 102 - Introduction to Psychology II (3)

Acquaints the student with major issues in contemporary psychology and considers their historical antecedents. Topics in learning, cognition, social psychology and abnormal psychology are considered. Recommended: PSYC 100 is recommended but not required. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Diana Lim
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D900 Diana Lim
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
SRYC 5280, Surrey

General Electives Lower Division Requirements

Students complete the balance of the first 60 units by choosing other 100-200 division courses. Breadth requirements must be completed for graduation and general electives should be considered for that purpose.

Upper Division Course Access and Requirements

Students with a minimum 2.25 CGPA are eligible to enrol in upper division Criminology courses upon successful completion of 60 units and Criminology program declaration.

Students complete a minimum of 18 upper division units in Criminology*.

*Declared Criminology students may not take CRIM 301 for credit.

Graduation Requirements

Students must obtain a minimum grade of C- in all required courses. For graduation, students must obtain a minimum 2.25 CGPA, 2.25 UDGPA, 2.25 Criminology program CGPA, and 2.25 Criminology program UDGPA.

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Degree Requirements

For all bachelor of arts (BA) programs, students complete 120 units, which includes

  • at least 60 units that must be completed at Simon Fraser University
  • at least 45 upper division units, of which at least 30 upper division units must be completed at Simon Fraser University
  • at least 60 units (including 21 upper division units) in Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences courses
  • satisfaction of the writing, quantitative, and breadth requirements
  • an overall cumulative grade point average (CGPA) and upper division CGPA of at least 2.0, and minimum CGPA and upper division CGPA of at least 2.0 across all units attempted in each subject that is a major, a joint major, a minor, or an extended minor. FASS Departments may define specific requirements for their respective programs.

For students in other Faculties, please check your Faculty's overall degree requirements: https://www.sfu.ca/students/calendar/faculties-research.html

Writing, Quantitative, and Breadth Requirements

Students admitted to Simon Fraser University beginning in the fall 2006 term must meet writing, quantitative and breadth requirements as part of any degree program they may undertake. See Writing, Quantitative, and Breadth Requirements for university-wide information.

WQB Graduation Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required to earn W, Q or B credit

Requirement

Units

Notes
W - Writing

6

Must include at least one upper division course, taken at Simon Fraser University within the student’s major subject
Q - Quantitative

6

Q courses may be lower or upper division
B - Breadth

18

Designated Breadth Must be outside the student’s major subject, and may be lower or upper division
6 units Social Sciences: B-Soc
6 units Humanities: B-Hum
6 units Sciences: B-Sci

6

Additional Breadth 6 units outside the student’s major subject (may or may not be B-designated courses, and will likely help fulfil individual degree program requirements)

Students choosing to complete a joint major, joint honours, double major, two extended minors, an extended minor and a minor, or two minors may satisfy the breadth requirements (designated or not designated) with courses completed in either one or both program areas.