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The English Language/Literature postgraduate certificate is very useful for students choosing to pursue a career in teaching at either the elementary or the secondary level with English as a second teachable subject, or for students wishing to undertake graduate studies. More generally, the Postgraduate Certificate in English provides students with valuable tools to hone their reading and writing skills.

COURSE           COURSE NAME                                                        CREDIT

The following course is required: 0.5
ENGL 2B03    Introduction to Literary Criticism
Choose five: (including 3 third or fourth-year courses) 2.5
ENGL 2B01    Introduction to Creative Writing
ENGL 2B05    Introduction to Creative Non-Fiction 
ENGL 2B06    World Literature (formerly ENGL 4B02)
ENGL 3B01    The Artist in European and American Literature
ENGL 3B03    Children's Literature
ENGL 3B04    Science and Technology in Literature
ENGL 3B05    Creative Writing: Contemporary and 
                    Experimental Forms

ENGL 3B06    Studies in Canadian Literature (formerly ENGL 2B02)
ENGL 3B07    Introduction to Dramatic Literature (formerly ENGL 2B04)
ABVC 3B08    Ways of Telling: Aboriginal Literature and Narrative
(ENGL 3B08)  Tradition (new option added June 2010)
ENGL 3B20    Creative Writing II
ENGL 3B21    Writings by Artists (new option added June 2010)
ENGL 4B03    European Literary Classics and Criticism
ENGL 4B04    Diasporic Writings (new option added June 2010)
ENGL 4B17    Advanced Creative Writing
Special Topics Upon approval by Associate Deans in the
                     Faculty of Liberal Studies

Note: If planning on using the Postgraduate Certificate in English as a Second Teachable, consult with the program that you will be attending for specific course requirements which may vary from those listed above.  


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