Graduate Programs

The Department of Archaeology offers a Professional Graduate Certificate and MA in Heritage Resource Management, as well as regular on-campus MA and PhD programs.

Areas of Study

The department offers specialization in archaeometry, art, ceramic analysis, cultural resource management, ethnoarchaeology, forensic anthropology, geoarchaeology, historical archaeology, lithic analysis, palaeoanthropology, palaeoethnobotany, skeletal biology and zooarchaeology.

The student gains a comprehensive understanding of the discipline and strives to acquire a general knowledge of world prehistory, physical anthropology, and archaeological theory and method, in addition to gaining knowledge and expertise in particular areas of research interest. Depending on enrollments, individual or group courses can be arranged in addition to regularly scheduled courses.

Department of Archaeology
Simon Fraser University
Education Building 9635
8888 University Dr.
Burnaby, BC  V5A 1S6

Graduate Program Assistant
Phone: 778.782.2747 (messages only)