Program Information

School: Dalhousie University
Faculty: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: English Creative Writing
Description: No matter what other program you pursue, if you enjoy writing poetry, plays, fiction, or nonfiction, you can now take Creative Writing courses at Dal as part of a double major or combined honours degree. You’ll be taught by published writers in workshops that encourage and expand your imaginative and original writing through practice, experimentation, discussion, and critical reading.

URL: Creative Writing (BA) (Combined Honours) at Dalhousie University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $18,458

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.

Careers: Authors and Writers,Editors

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have English 12, and four other acceptable university-preparatory courses at the grade 12 level.

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Portfolio