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School of Criminology | Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Simon Fraser University Calendar | Fall 2019

Criminology Minor

Program Declaration and Continuation

Students with a minimum 2.25 cumulative grade point average (CGPA)* apply for program declaration to the School of Criminology after completing 30 units including all of the Criminology lower division requirements with minimum C- grades.

To continue in the 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

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 Barry Cartwright
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB IMAGTH, Burnaby
D101
Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D102
Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D103
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D104
Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D105
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D106
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D107
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D108
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D109
Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D110
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D111
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D112
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D113
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D114
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D115
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D116
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D117
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D118
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 7101, Burnaby
D119
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D120
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D121
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 5125, Burnaby
D122
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 5120, Burnaby
D123
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D124
We 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D125
We 6:30 PM – 7:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D900 Zachary Rowan
Mo 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SUR 2600, Surrey
D901
Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D902
Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D903
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D904
Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D905
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D906
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D907
Tu 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SUR 2980, Surrey
D908
Tu 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SUR 2980, Surrey
D909
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SUR 2980, Surrey
D910
Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SUR 2980, Surrey
D911
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SUR 2980, Surrey
D912
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SUR 2980, 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
C900 Sheri Fabian
Distance Education
D100 Sarah Yercich
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3182, Burnaby
D101
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D102
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D103
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D104
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D105
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D106
Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D107
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D108
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D109
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D110
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D111
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D112
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10304, Burnaby
D900 Tamie Fennig
Mo 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SUR 2600, Surrey
D901
Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D902
Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D903
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D904
Mo 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D905
Mo 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D906
Mo 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
SUR 2990, Surrey
D907
Mo 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SUR 2995, Surrey
D908
Mo 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SUR 2995, Surrey
D909
Mo 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SUR 2995, Surrey
J100 Tamie Fennig
Th 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
SUR 3240, Surrey
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 Tamara O'Doherty
Tu 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
D101
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D102
Tu 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D103
Tu 5:30 PM – 6:20 PM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D104
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 5046, Burnaby
D105
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D106
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 5029, Burnaby
D107
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D108
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 5026, Burnaby
D109
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D110
We 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SWH 9071, Burnaby
D900 Helene Love
Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SUR 3090, Surrey
D901
Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D902
Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D903
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D904
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D905
Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey
D906
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
SUR 2710, Surrey

Students may also complete a police studies concentration.

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 65 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 a program (major, joint major, extended minor, minor) CGPA and upper division CGPA of at least 2.0

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.