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Study Bachelor of Arts in English at King's

The english degree at King's analyzes stories, conventions, and writers to uncover the importance and beauty of language. Study english to gain practical communication skills for future careers.
Original text from Beowulf - old English epic poem written between 975 - 1025 AD.

Increase your appreciation of what makes language beautiful and important while learning how to communicate effectively by taking English!

The English program at King's provides a foundation for reading, analysis, and self-expression, and increases your awareness of the wondrous power of language to shape and illuminate ourselves and our world. The study of literature is largely the study of story, figures of speech, and forms of language. These conventions are brilliantly employed by poets, playwrights, and writers of fiction to convey stories and ideas. Students gain a greater insight into the human condition and why readers return to certain pieces of creative work.

English students learn how to communicate with precision and control, making an English degree an incredibly practical tool for future careers.


English programs offered at King's

Available as a major:

  • 4-Year Bachelor of Arts

Available as a concentration:

  • 3-Year Bachelor of Arts
  • 4-Year Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies

Available as a minor

  • B.A. B.Com., B.Mus., 4-Year B.Sc.(BIOL & CMPT majors)

Fall Program start date
Sep 5, 2017

Fall Application Deadline
Aug 15, 2017

Winter Program start date
Jan 4, 2018

Winter Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2017

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Admission Requirements
English Faculty