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Criminology and Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Joint Major

Bachelor of Arts

The Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies and the School of Criminology have complementary interests in gender, sexuality, and women's issues. This joint major is for those who share these interests. Students are encouraged to plan their program in consultation with advisors in both departments.

Program Declaration and Continuation

Students must satisfy the program declaration requirements for both criminology and GSWS programs. Interested students should contact advisors in both programs. Students with a minimum 2.25 cumulative grade point average (CGPA)* apply for program declaration after completing following requirements:

Criminology declaration: students must complete the GSWS declaration requirements and the following courses with minimum C- grades

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
D100 Bryan Kinney
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D102 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D103 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D104 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D106 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D107 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D108 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D109 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D110 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D111 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D112 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D113 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D114 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D115 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D116 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D117 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D118 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D119 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D120 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D900 Zachary Rowan
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D902 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D903 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D904 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D905 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D906 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D907 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D908 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D909 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D910 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2995, 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 Dawn Rault
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D102 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D103 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10061, Burnaby
D104 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D106 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D107 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D108 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D109 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D110 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10218, 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
D100 Amy Conroy
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D101 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D102 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D103 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D104 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D105 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D106 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D107 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D108 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D109 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D110 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
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 Rylan Simpson
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D102 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D103 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D106 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D107 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D108 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D109 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D110 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby

and 19 units minimum to complete all non-CRIM lower division requirements (listed below)

GSWS declaration: students must complete

One lower division GSWS course

To continue in the joint major, students must maintain a 2.25 CGPA. Students whose CGPA falls below 2.25 cannot enroll 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

A minimum of 120 units, including a minimum of 45 upper division units, as specified below.

Lower Division Criminology 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
D100 Bryan Kinney
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D102 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D103 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D104 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D106 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D107 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D108 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D109 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D110 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D111 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3515, Burnaby
D112 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D113 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D114 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D115 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5005, Burnaby
D116 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D117 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D118 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6101, Burnaby
D119 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D120 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D900 Zachary Rowan
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D902 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D903 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D904 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D905 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2990, Surrey
D906 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D907 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D908 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D909 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 2995, Surrey
D910 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 2995, 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
D100 Brenda Morrison
Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
D101 Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D102 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10075, Burnaby
D103 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D104 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D105 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D106 Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D107 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D108 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D109 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11911, Burnaby
D110 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D900 Maaike Helmus
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5240, Surrey
D901 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D902 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D903 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D904 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3010, Surrey
D905 Th 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3010, 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
D100 Dawn Rault
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
D101 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D102 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D103 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D104 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D106 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5008, Burnaby
D107 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5039, Burnaby
D108 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5048, Burnaby
D109 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D110 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5006, 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 Dawn Rault
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D102 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 10901, Burnaby
D103 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10061, Burnaby
D104 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D106 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
WMC 2521, Burnaby
D107 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D108 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D109 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D110 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10218, 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
D100 Amy Conroy
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
D101 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D102 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D103 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5014, Burnaby
D104 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D105 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5007, Burnaby
D106 Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D107 Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D108 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D109 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D110 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
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 Rylan Simpson
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D102 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D103 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D104 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D106 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D107 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D108 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D109 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D110 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2501, Burnaby
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 Day/Time Location
OL01 Distance Education
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
Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D200 Sherrie Atwood
Tu 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D900 Sherrie Atwood
Mo 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 2600, 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 Sessional
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D900 Sessional
We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
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
Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
D101 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D102 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D103 We 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D104 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D105 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D106 We 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D107 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D108 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D109 We 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D110 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D111 We 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5019, Burnaby
D112 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5038, Burnaby
D113 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D114 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D115 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D116 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D117 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D900 Maureen Kihika
Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
D901 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3120, Surrey
D902 Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D903 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3120, Surrey
D904 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D905 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3120, Surrey
D906 Th 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey

and any 100 or 200 division PHIL course

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 Sessional
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10051, Burnaby
D102 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D103 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D104 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
D105 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D106 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D107 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D108 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D109 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D110 Tu 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
WMC 3513, Burnaby
D111 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3535, Burnaby
D112 Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
D900 Logan Masilamani
Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 3170, Surrey
D901 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D902 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D903 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D904 Fr 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
F100 Remi Leger
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2532, Burnaby
F101 Remi Leger
Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
BLU 11911, 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 Sessional
Mo 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
EDB 7618, Burnaby
D101 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D102 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D103 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5028, Burnaby
D104 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5017, Burnaby
D105 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
D106 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D107 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
WMC 3517, Burnaby
D108 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D109 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D900 Sessional
Mo 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5240, Surrey
D901 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D902 Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3120, Surrey
D903 Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey
D904 Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3260, Surrey

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 Sessional
Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYE 1002, Surrey
SRYE 1002, Surrey
OL01 Pulindu Ratnasekera
TBD
OP09 TBD

or one of

BUS 232 - Business Statistics (3)

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

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 We 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D200 Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SRYC 3090, Surrey
E100 Mohammad Ghotboddini
Mo 6:00 PM – 8:50 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
OP01 Mo 12:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP02 Tu 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP03 We 12:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP04 Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3050, Surrey
OP05 Fr 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3050, Surrey
OP06 Mo 4:30 PM – 5:50 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP07 Tu 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP08 We 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP09 Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 2303, Burnaby
OP10 Fr 12:30 PM – 2:50 PM
WMC 2303, 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 Wei Lin
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
SSCC 9001, Burnaby
OL01 Pulindu Ratnasekera
TBD
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.

Lower Division Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Requirements

Students complete 18 lower division GSWS units including two of

GSWS 100 - Sex Talk: Introduction to Contemporary Issues in Sexuality Studies (3)

An introduction to issues in the study of sex, sexual identity, and sexual culture. Focused on contemporary theories of sexuality as well as representations in fiction, film and popular media from diverse cultural contexts. Students who have completed GDST 200 may not complete this course for further credit. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Helen Leung
Tu 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5020, Burnaby
D102 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5025, Burnaby
D103 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D104 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D105 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5006, Burnaby
D106 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 2523, Burnaby
D107 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
BLU 11901, Burnaby
D108 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D109 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3511, Burnaby
D110 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D111 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2268, Burnaby
D112 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
WMC 2260, Burnaby
GSWS 101 - Gender Talk (3)

An interdisciplinary study of the social and cultural construction of gender, and how ideas about masculinity and feminity shape current issues, knowledge, popular culture, and social policy. Students who have completed WS 101 may not take GSWS 101 for further credit. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D900 Natasha Patterson
Fr 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5100, Surrey
D901 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D902 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
D903 Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SRYC 3150, Surrey
OL01 TBD
GSWS 102 - Feminist Action (3)

An historical and comparative survey of feminisms and feminist activism in Western European, North American, and Global communities. Students who have completed WS 102 may not take GSWS 102 for further credit. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
OL01 TBD

Upper Division Criminology Course Access and Requirements

Students with a minimum 2.25 CGPA are eligible to enroll in upper division criminology courses upon successful completion of 60 units including all lower division requirements and criminology joint major program declaration.

Students complete a minimum of 45 upper division units. Of these 45 units, students complete a minimum of 21 upper division criminology units*, including all of

CRIM 300W - Current Theories and Perspectives in Criminology (3)

A detailed examination of current theories and perspectives in criminology. The content of the course will change with developments in the area. Students can expect to study biological, psychological and sociological theories and perspectives, as well as those from other relevant disciplines and fields of inquiry (e.g. geography, political science and cultural studies). Prerequisite: CRIM 101. Students with credit for CRIM 300 may not take this course for further credit. Writing.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Dawn Rault
Th 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
D101 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D102 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D103 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D104 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D105 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D106 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D107 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D108 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D109 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D110 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D111 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D112 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D200 Fr 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SSCK 9500, Burnaby
D201 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D202 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D203 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D204 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D205 Mo 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D206 Mo 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D207 Mo 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D208 Mo 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
CRIM 304 - Women and Criminal Justice (3)

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 courses. Students with credit for CRIM 213 may not take this course for further credit.

CRIM 320 - Quantitative Research Methods in Criminology (3)

A detailed examination of the quantitative research methods and techniques most frequently used in criminological research. Advantages and shortcomings of each method and the appropriateness of each technique for criminological research. Problems of pure and applied research. Specific issues of interdisciplinary research. Critical evaluation of the quantitative methods used in certain major criminological studies. Prerequisite: CRIM 101; one of CRIM 120 or 220. CRIM 320 may be taken concurrently with CRIM 321. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D200 Maaike Helmus
Tu 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCK 9500, Burnaby
D201 We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D202 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D203 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D204 We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D205 We 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D206 Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D207 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D208 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D209 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
D210 Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E100 Garth Davies
Mo 4:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
E101 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E102 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E103 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E104 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E105 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E106 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E107 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E108 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E109 Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
E110 Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5040, Burnaby
CRIM 321 - Qualitative Research Methods in Criminology (3)

A detailed examination and application of qualitative research methods and techniques most frequently used in criminological research. Advantages and disadvantages of each method and the appropriateness of each technique for criminological research. Ethics of criminological research. Specific issues of interdisciplinary research. Critical evaluation of qualitative methods used in certain major criminological studies. Prerequisite: CRIM 101; one of CRIM 120 or 220. This course may be taken concurrently with CRIM 320.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Ted Palys
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
D101 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D102 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D103 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D104 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D105 Th 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
D106 Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D107 Th 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D108 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
CRIM 330 - Criminal Procedure and Evidence (3)

Critical examination of selected topics in criminal procedure and evidence, including jurisdiction, police powers of search and seizure, the right to counsel and pre-trial and trial procedures. Brief survey of the system of rules and standards by means of which the admissibility of evidence is determined. Close examination of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and its impact on criminal procedure and evidence. Prerequisite: CRIM 101 and 230.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
E100 Amy Conroy
Tu 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
OL01 Distance Education

The remaining required units may be selected at the student's discretion. The following courses are recommended.

CRIM 311 - Minorities and the Criminal Justice System (3)

An analysis of political, economic, and ethnic minorities and their relationship with the criminal justice system. Critical analysis of possible discordance, disharmony or conflict between ethnic and racial minorities such as Native Indians, Inuit, Metis, Doukhobor and others and the legal and social norms of the 'host' majority. Women and the criminal justice system. Prerequisite: CRIM 101.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Stephanie Wiley
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D102 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D103 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D104 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D105 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10218, Burnaby
D106 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D107 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D108 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D109 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10315, Burnaby
D110 Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
AQ 5004, Burnaby
CRIM 316 - Sexual Offenders and Sexual Offences (3)

Provides an overview of current theoretical, clinical, and legal issues related to sexual offenders and sexual offences. For each of these issues, consideration will be given to different approaches and perspectives, and debates characterizing them. The topics to be covered include: explanatory models of sexual offending; developmental risk factors of sexual offending; typologies of sexual offenders; criminal careers of sexual offenders; phallometric assessment; actuarial and clinical risk assessment; treatment programs and their effectiveness, and criminal justice system initiatives. Prerequisite: CRIM 101 and 103. Students with credit for CRIM 417 in Spring or Summer 2005 may not take this course for further credit.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
E100 Eric Beauregard
We 4:30 PM – 7:20 PM
SSCB 9200, Burnaby
CRIM 432 - Gender in the Courts and the Legal Profession (3)

The gendered nature of law will be addressed through an examination of its underlying factual assumptions, and the use of social science research as evidence in equality litigation. The use of the charter, human rights legislation, and other legal means to achieve gender equality through the legal system in the areas of work, employment and pay equity, and compensatory schemes for personal injuries will also be examined. This course will also examine women's struggles to gain admittance to the legal profession, and the barriers which may still prevent them from participating equally in the profession today. Prerequisite: CRIM 330.

*Declared criminology students may not take CRIM 301 for credit. CRIM 369 or 462 may not be used for credit towards this joint major.

Upper Division Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Requirements

Students complete 20 upper division GSWS units. Courses which have high GSWS content will be considered for credit towards this plan. With the approval of the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, students may use as substitution credit one upper division course offered by another department.

Graduation Requirements

Students must obtain a minimum grade of C- in all required CRIM 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 overall CGPA of at least 2.0, and program CGPA and upper division program CGPA of at least 2.0 on the course work used to satisfy the minimum program requirements. FASS departments may define additional GPA requirements for their respective programs.

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.

 

Residency Requirements and Transfer Credit

  • At least half of the program's total units must be earned through Simon Fraser University study.
  • At least two thirds of the program's total upper division units must be earned through Simon Fraser University study.

Elective Courses

In addition to the courses listed above, students should consult an academic advisor to plan the remaining required elective courses.