Approved Research Methods Courses

Research Methods courses approved to meet the M.S.W. admission requirement

If you have taken a course or wish to take a course that does NOT appear below, please arrange to provide the School with a detailed course syllabus that includes a list of the specific topics covered and the assignments required. Please email the course syllabus with your request for review regarding admission to ask.socialwork@ubc.ca.

The following courses have been reviewed and are acceptable:

  • Acadia: PSYC 2013, 2023, SOCI 2003A
  • Athabasca University: PSYC 304; SOSC 366
  • Calvin College: SOC.RES 320
  • Camosun College: SOC 280
  • Carleton Unviersity: PSYC 2001; SOWK 2501
  • Concordia University: WSDB292; PSYC 310
  • Dalhousie University: SLWK 3084
  • Douglas College: CYCC 4423; PSYC 2301
  • Grande Prairie Regional College: NURS 3690
  • King’s University: PSYC 302 (6)
  • King’s University College: PSY 2840; SW 2205 (6)
  • Kwantlen: CRIM 1208, 3104; PSYC 2400
  • Lakehead University PSYC 3911; SOWK 4405
  • Langara College: CRIM 1220; PSYC 2320, 320
  • Laurentian University: SOCI 2127
  • McGill: SOCI 211; SWRK 423; WMST 303
  • McMaster: HLTH AGE 2A03; SOCI 2Z03; PSYCH 3EE3s;HLT SCI 3G03
  • Mount Royal University: PSYC 2213; CRJS 2015
  • Okanagan College: PSYC 260
  • Okanagan University College: PSYC 260; SOCW 301
  • Providence University College: SSC 221.22
  • Queen’s University: SOCY 210, WMNS 230
  • Renison University College (Waterloo): ISS 250F; SDS 251R; SWREN 251R
  • Ryerson University: SSH 301, SWP 538, 638
  • St. Francis Xavier University: PSYC 291
  • Saint Mary’s University: PSYC 2340
  • Selkirk College: PSYC 202; SOC 205
  • Simon Fraser University: CMNS 260, CRIM 220, 320, 321; HSCI 307; SA 255-4; PSYC 201, 204, 217, 359
  • Trent University: PSYC 3015; SOCI 2150Y
  • Trinity Western University: PSYC 332
  • Thompson Rivers: CRIM 2209; SOCI 272; PSYC 210, 2111; SOCW 3010; RSMT 3501
  • UBC Vancouver: EDUC 500; FMST 323,422; KIN 373; PSYC 217; SOCI 217,380; SOWK 320,WMST 325
  • UBC Okanagan: HEAL 301, HMKN 206; PSYO 270; SOCI 381, SOCI 390
  • University College of Cariboo: SOCI 382
  • University of Alberta: AUPSY 313; PSYCO 121, 212; NURS 3690
  • University of Calgary: SOWK 355;SOCI 313;PSYC 312B
  • University of the Fraser Valley: CYC 423; CRIM 320+321; PSYC 202; SOWK 404
  • University of Guelph: FRHD 3070; PSYC 2360, SOAN 2010 2120, 3070
  • University of Lethbridge: PSYC 3010; HLSC 3260
  • University of Manitoba: FCE 28.205; SOCI 315-B1; PSYCH 2250, 2260
  • University of Montreal: PSY 1006
  • University of Ottawa: HSS 3101; CRM 2303A
  • University of Regina: PSYC 204
  • University of Saskatchewan: POLSTUD255; SOCI 332.6
  • University of Toronto: PSY319
  • University of Victoria: CYC 423; PSYC 201; SOCI 373; SOCW 318; WMST 400A
  • University of Waterloo: PSYC, 291; SOCI 321
  • University of Western Ontario: PSYC 282E, 360; SW 2207B; SJPS 3311G; GEOG 2250A
  • University of Windsor: PSYC 46-230, 46-320; PSYC 46-447
  • University of Winnipeg: HSS 2381; HSS 3101; PSYC 44.2102; SOCI 50.4126
  • Vancouver Island University: CRIM 350, 351; PSYC 204
  • Wilfred Laurier University: PSYC 295, 398; SY280
  • York University: PSYC 2030; GL/ILST 3505; SOSC 3800

The following courses have been reviewed but are NOT acceptable:

  • John Abbott College: 300-300-91; 300-301-95
  • Burman University: BHSC 215
  • University of British Columbia Okanagan: GWST 334
  • University of Calgary: SOCI 413
  • University of Lethbridge: ADSC 3260
  • University of Victoria: SOCW 319