|School:||University of Alberta|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts|
|Field of Study:||Comparative Literature
|Description:||Comparative Literature is the study of the interrelationships of literature with other cultural practices and disciplines, such as philosophy, psychology, and politics. Comparative Literature spans across languages, cultures, and disciplines, examining literary works in the broadest possible way. Topics include world literature, literary and critical theory, mythology, gender and women’s studies, Science Fiction, and Popular Culture.This major can also be taken as part of a BA Honors degree.
The Faculty of Arts boasts one of the most diverse Arts programs in Canada, offering top quality educational opportunities that prepare students for successful careers in every sector of society. With over 900 distinct courses in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts, you will find an academic pathway for you. Your studies will be enhanced by the rich insights that our nationally and internationally recognized faculty members bring to the classroom through unique insights drawn from their research and advancement of human knowledge. Academic excellence, innovative problem-solving, and experiential learning opportunities beyond the classroom, such as Community Service-Learning and Arts Work Experience programs, will give you the tools to thrive in a diverse and increasingly complex workplace.
|URL:||Comparative Literature at University of Alberta|
|Cost per year:*||
This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||72|
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