Bishop's University

English - Literature

Program Information

School:Bishop's University
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:English Language and Literature, General
Description:Within the liberal arts environment of Bishop’s University, the Department of English offers a diverse range of courses and programs that help students to develop their critical appreciation of texts of all kinds (literature, film, television, etc.) and to broaden their understanding of culture and its relationship to the individual, from historical and theoretical perspectives. Students of English develop analytical, research, and communication skills that are crucial in today's information economy and that make them well-prepared for a wide variety of careers and for graduate study. Recent graduates work in fields as diverse as marketing, film-making, law, politics, television, publishing, education, journalism, and business communications.

The Honours in English Literature is designed for students who wish to specialize in the study of English Literature, especially with the goal of continuing to study the subject at the graduate level. It provides students with a thorough understanding of English literary history, of the diversity of English literary cultures, and of the range of theoretical frameworks from which literature can be studied. Honours students have the option of writing a six-credit thesis to complete the program requirements.
URL:English - Literature at Bishop's University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Students applying to Bishop’s are expected to have graduated from CEGEP, obtained their DEC and maintained a minimum CRC-score of 23.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 01, 2016