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University of Calgary Calendar 2022-2023 Faculty of Arts 4. Program Details 4.19 English 4.19.1 BA in English
4.19.1 BA in English

A. FACULTY OF ARTS REQUIREMENTS

Students must adhere to the applicable Faculty of Arts requirements in 3.3.1 Major Degree Programs.

B. MAJOR-FIELD REQUIREMENTS

Students must successfully complete a minimum of 48 units to a maximum of 60 units in Courses Constituting the Field of English while fulfilling the following requirements:

  1. Historical Survey of Literature in English: 6 units English 305, 307.

  2. Literary Theory: 6 units from English 302, 303, 426, 481 515*, 517.

  3. Canadian Literature: 3 units from English 372, 471, 473, 509.

  4. Global and Indigenous Perspectives: 3 units from English 376, 378, 491, 493, 515*.

    *English 515 may be used towards either Literary Theory or Global and Indigenous Perspectives, but not both.

  5. Historical Courses pre-1900: 6 units from English 401, 403, 405, 406, 410, 411, 412, 413, 429, 431, 438, 441, 445, 449, 461, 495, 499**, 519**.

    **With approval of the Associate Head, Undergraduate Student Affairs.

  6. English Options: An additional 24 units from Courses Constituting the Field of English including at least 15 units at the 300 level or above, and no more than 6 units in Drama or Linguistics.

  7. Upper-Year Courses: Inclusive of the courses used to satisfy requirements 2-6 above, 21 units must be from courses labelled English at the 400 level or above, of which at least 3 units must be at the 500 level.

C. DEGREE OPTIONS

The BA in English can be taken with Co-operative Education. See section 3.3.8 Co-operative Education Programs.