Program Information

School: University of Victoria
Faculty: Fine Arts
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: English Creative Writing
Description: Led by established, nationally acclaimed faculty and sessional instructors breaking ground in their fields, small groups of students discuss and analyze their work in dynamic and intensive peer sessions to develop both their craft and critical ability.

Workshops in poetry, drama, fiction and nonfiction are supplemented by lectures on craft and courses in each genre, publishing, journalism, editing, photojournalism, audio and screenwriting, multimedia and electronic design for the Web and print. In addition to faculty and sessional instructors the department also hosts regular visits by celebrated and international writers.

URL: Writing at University of Victoria
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,783
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 

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Portfolio