48 months
793 CAD/credit 23790 CAD/year
191 CAD/credit 5730 CAD/year
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 English program at University of Northern British Columbia includes course offerings in Canadian, British, American and International English literatures as well as world literature in English translation, and literary theory.

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Why to study

Key areas include First Nations Literature, Canadian Literature, Comparative Literature, Women's Literature, Feminist Criticism and Theory, literature and media technology, and the relationship between literature and other disciplines. Creative writing and other kinds of writing courses are also available. 

The  English program at University of Northern British Columbia , encourages interdisciplinarity between literature, cultural studies, and science or technology. Computer literacy is a priority, as is the delivery of courses on the World Wide Web. The interdisciplinary perspective prepares students for a number of graduate or professional programs (e.g. English, Journalism, Creative Writing, Law, Education, Business) or employment in the public or private sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey of English Literature
  • Gender and Literary Theory
  • Theory
  • Contemporary Theory
  • Women and Literature: A Survey
  • Shakespeare

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 International students submitting applications after the stated application deadline may not receive all necessary documentation to study in Canada prior to the semester start date. Choosing to apply after the stated deadline includes this risk.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

International students must meet the equivalent of the criteria outlined for High School Admission and University Transfer in British Columbia. Admission is based on the comparison of standards for credentials and grading in the country of origin.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23790 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 793 CAD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    5730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 191 CAD per credit during 48 months.


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