English

English

Bachelor of Arts (BA), Double Major, Minor

Discover literary art in all its forms, become knowledgeable about the development of literature throughout history and master the ability to write critically.

Program Information

The English program offers a variety of courses in the literature of the English language. There are courses in historical periods from medieval to contemporary, in the literature of several nations (Canadian and post-colonial as well as English and American), in the various literary genres such as poetry, fiction, drama, non-fictional prose and criticism and in literary theory.

Degree Information

Campus: Keele
Faculty:  Liberal Arts and Professional Studies
Degree:   Bachelor of Arts (BA), Double Major, Minor
Duration

3, 4 yrs

Experiential Education

Research / Other Activities

Honours Option

Yes

Degree Overview

Career Options

Our English program offers you the opportunity to develop the critical thinking and communications skills that will be useful throughout your career. After spending your university years learning the skills of critical reading, language and discourse analysis, logical thought, the persuasive writing of argument, research, and documentation, you will be well suited to succeed using these skills in a range of fields.

Careers:

Biographer Columnist Copywriter
Editor Fiction Writer Journalist
Linguist Script Writer Speech Writer
Teacher Technical Writer Television Show Writer