Program Information

School: Simon Fraser University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Archeology
Description: Archaeology focuses upon the human past from our earliest pre-human ancestors to issues of First Nations heritage and its management in the modern world. Concerned particularly with human/environmental interactions, they offer numerous courses in scientific and theoretical approaches to its study.

Archaeology at SFU also integrates biological anthropology with concentration on primatology, human skeletal morphology and forensic science. Students should consult with the department’s undergraduate advisor when formally declaring an archaeology major. For more information on the co-op education program, please visit http://www.sfu.ca/coop.html.

URL: Archaeology at Simon Fraser University
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Careers: Archaeologists

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Precalculus  or  Grade12 Principles of Mathematics 

Must obtain a grade of C- or better in Grade 12 English and Principles of Math 11. More Information about prerequisites available at: http://www.sfu.ca/students/admission/admission-requirements/cdn-highschool/ontario.html

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

More information about English Language requirements available at: http://www.sfu.ca/students/admission/admission-requirements/english-language-requirement.html