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Program Information

School:Vancouver Island University
Faculty:Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:English Language and Literature, General
Description:Want a degree that will help you develop skills that are prized in the job market? Graduates of English Major programs leave university with some of the most employable skills in their tool kits, including critical thinking, research and analysis, teamwork and written communication skills.

Students in VIU's Bachelor of Arts, English major or minor programs are exposed to a wide range of literary studies, traditions, approaches and theoretical issues with an emphasis on establishing a clear grasp of major concerns in culture and literature.
URL:English at Vancouver Island University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $19,227

Approximate cost for books and supplies for one year: $1,500.00
Careers:Managers in PublishingEditors

Admission Requirements


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

  •  Grade12 English 

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) [min. 60]

* 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 June 20, 2022