The Department offers a thesis-based and a course-based MA.
Students are required to complete a minimum of ★24 in coursework and a thesis.
Students are required to complete a minimum of ★27 in coursework, and a final research project.
For all MA students the FGSR Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement is met by taking DRAMA 601 . Alternatives to this course must be approved by the graduate coordinator.
Both thesis-based and course-based candidates must demonstrate a reading knowledge of one approved language other than English.
There is no full-time residency for the course-based MA degree. The thesis -based MA requires a minimum of three terms in residency.
The thesis-based MA requires three academic terms of coursework and one additional term of thesis-related writing and research. The course-based MA requires one academic year.
The maximum time to complete the thesis-based MA program as set by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is four years.
The maximum time to complete the course-based MA program as set by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is six years.