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School of Criminology | Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Simon Fraser University Calendar | Fall 2023

Criminology Major

Bachelor of Arts

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 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
D100 Zachary Rowan
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D111 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D112 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 10:30–11:30 a.m.
Burnaby
D113 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D114 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D115 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D116 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D117 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D118 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D119 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D120 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Dawn Rault
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D906 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D907 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D908 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D909 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D910 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
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 Keiron McConnell
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Nikolay Shchitov
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
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
D100 Camia Weaver
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 8:30–9:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 8:30–9:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E100 Camia Weaver
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E101 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
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 Nikolay Shchitov
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D200 Jennifer Wong
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D201 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D202 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D203 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D204 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D205 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D206 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D207 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D208 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D209 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D210 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby

and 19 units minimum to complete all group B courses (under Lower Division Requirements)

To continue in the 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 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
D100 Zachary Rowan
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D111 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D112 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 10:30–11:30 a.m.
Burnaby
D113 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D114 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D115 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D116 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D117 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D118 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D119 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D120 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Dawn Rault
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D906 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D907 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D908 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D909 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D910 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
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
D900 Suzanna Michener
Suzanna Michener
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
E100 Chelsey Lee
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
E103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
E107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
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
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
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 Keiron McConnell
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Nikolay Shchitov
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
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
D100 Camia Weaver
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 8:30–9:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 8:30–9:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E100 Camia Weaver
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E101 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
E102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 6:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
E106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 7:30–8:20 p.m.
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 Nikolay Shchitov
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D200 Jennifer Wong
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D201 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D202 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D203 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D204 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D205 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D206 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D207 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D208 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D209 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D210 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
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 Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Amy Conroy
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Graeme Bowbrick
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Surrey

and one 200 level CRIM course

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
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D111 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D112 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D113 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D114 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D115 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D116 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D117 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Abu Fakhri
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
D905 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
D906 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–6:20 p.m.
Surrey

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 Sanjay Jeram
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D900 Alsu Tagirova
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Surrey
F100 Remi Leger
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
F101 Remi Leger
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
F102 Remi Leger
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
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
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D111 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D112 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D900 Graeme Bowbrick
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D901 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D902 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D903 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
D904 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Surrey
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 Scott Pai
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Surrey
Surrey
Surrey
OL01 Tim Swartz
TBD
OP09 Scott Pai
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 Mohammad Ghotboddini
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D200 Negar Ganjouhaghighi
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Surrey
E100 Negar Ganjouhaghighi
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–8:20 p.m.
Burnaby
OP01 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 11:30 a.m.–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
OP02 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 9:30 a.m.–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
OP03 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 1:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
OP04 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Surrey
OP05 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Surrey
OP06 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 9:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
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: 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). Corequisite: PSYC 201W, but prior completion recommended. Quantitative.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Richard Hohn
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 5:30–7:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D111 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D112 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
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 Scott Pai
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
OL01 Tim Swartz
TBD
OP01 Scott Pai
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 Alyssa Croft
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D200 Sherrie Atwood
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D900 Alyssa Croft
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
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 Iris Gordon
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
D900 Sherrie Atwood
Sep 6 – Oct 6, 2023: Tue, 2:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 11 – Dec 5, 2023: Tue, 2:30–4:20 p.m.
Surrey
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 enroll in upper division criminology courses upon successful completion of 60 units and criminology program declaration.

Students complete a minimum of 45 upper division units including a minimum of 30 in criminology* with minimum C- grades in each course, including

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 Alexandra Lysova
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
D108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
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
B100 Martin Andresen
Sep 7, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Sep 21, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 5, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 19, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Nov 2, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Nov 16, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Nov 30, 2023: Thu, 10:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
Burnaby
B101 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B102 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 2:30–3:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B103 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 3:30–4:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B104 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 4:30–5:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B105 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Wed, 5:30–6:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B106 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 9:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
B107 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
B108 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B109 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B110 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
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
B100 Sheri Fabian
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Thu, 12:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
B101 TBD
D200 Dawn Rault
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 8:30–10:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D201 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D202 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D203 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D204 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D205 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 10:30–11:20 a.m.
Burnaby
D206 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 11:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D207 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 12:30–1:20 p.m.
Burnaby
D208 Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Fri, 1:30–2:20 p.m.
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
D100 Helene Love
Sep 6 – Dec 5, 2023: Mon, 9:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Oct 10, 2023: Tue, 9:30 a.m.–12:20 p.m.
Burnaby
Burnaby

An additional 15 required upper division units may be chosen from criminology or other disciplines.

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

Graduation Requirements

Students must obtain a minimum grade of C- in all required courses. In addition to normal university grade point average requirements, the School of Criminology requires the following: for graduation, students must obtain a minimum 2.25 CGPA, 2.25 UDGPA, 2.25 criminology course CGPA (calculated on all CRIM courses completed at SFU), and 2.25 criminology course UDGPA (calculated on all upper division CRIM courses completed at SFU).

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.