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English - Literature, Bachelor

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By studying English - Literature at Bishop's University you’ll develop a rich and sophisticated understanding of your culture and yourself. You’ll hone your analytical skills and learn to use language in a way that will empower you in the job market and, indeed, in life.

About

The English - Literature Concentration at Bishop's University offers a well-rounded education that challenges the student to read a diversity of British, Canadian, American, Irish, and Postcolonial literatures. Presentation of the literature of early and more recent periods enables students to read texts in context and to understand more fully the ways in which people in different circumstances have organized their thoughts and their lives. In consultation with their English faculty advisor, students in the Literature Concentration may elect to enter the English Honours Literature program.

Program strengths
  • Majors and Honours in literature or film and media studies.
  • Minors in Creative writing and journalism, film and media studies, and literature.
  • Dynamic courses taught by passionate professors, in both traditional and innovative subjects.
  • A variety of smaller, seminar-based courses.
  • Growing strengths in editing and publishing for literary journals and academic publications.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    48 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to English Studies
  • Responding to Literature
  • Introduction to North American Literatures
  • History of Children’s Literature
  • War and Literature

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Canadian:
  • graduated within the last two years from high school in Canada and you have not studied elsewhere since graduation;
  • are currently completing Grade 12 at an international school that follows a Canadian high school curriculum;
  • graduated within the last two years from an international school that follows a Canadian high school curriculum;

International:

  • are currently completing secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA;
  • completed secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA within the last two years and you have not studied elsewhere since completing your secondary school studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    545 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 545 CAD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    79 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 CAD per credit and a duration of .
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Other Canadian and French Citizens: $246.76

Living costs for Sherbrooke

  • 1080 - 1710 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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