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The Faculty of Arts > Bachelor of Arts > English

The Department of English Language and Literatures (www.english.ubc.ca) offers programs of study that lead to the degrees of Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Arts, and Bachelor of Arts. The Department offers honours and major programs in English with emphasis in literature, language or language and literature. The Department also collaborates with Canadian Studies, Children's Literature, Linguistics, Medieval Studies, Religion, Literature and the Arts, Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice, and Science and Technology Studies.

Students considering a career in teaching English at the secondary school level should visit the Faculty of Education (educ.ubc.ca/faculty-units/teacher-education/) for prerequisites. For information on advanced degrees, see graduate English.

Major in English


Students may declare a Literature emphasis, a Language emphasis, or a Language and Literature emphasis. Students should consult the English Department website (www.english.ubc.ca) or speak with an advisor for more information about these options.

Major in English: Literature Emphasis

Lower-Level Requirements

12 credits comprised of:

Upper-Level Requirements

Literature Course Groups:

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