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 Associate of Arts Degree - Creative Writing
SchoolCapilano University
LocationNorth Vancouver, BC, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 12,700
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*
  •  Grade12 English 
Prerequisites NotesApplicants are required to have high school graduation (Grade 12). Applicants are also required to have a minimum grade point average of 2.0 (60%) calculated on English Studies 12, or English 12 or English 12 First Peoples and two academic Grade 12 courses.
International: $20,632

Cost shown is for Year 1 and includes fees.
DescriptionIf you'd love to immerse yourself in contemporary literature and creative writing and see where it takes you - start here. Hone your writing under the guidance of practicing writers. Our instructors specialize in poetry and poetics (including digital poetics), the novel, micro-fiction, creative non-fiction, writing for children, ficto-criticism, and radio and short film scripts.

In first year you'll study multiple genres, branching out in second year to explore poetry, fiction, non-fiction, playwriting and writing for children. You'll finish with an Associate Degree plus first- and second-year English and creative writing transfer credits, which can be laddered into one of the 15 bachelor’s degrees at CapU.
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