Degree Requirements


English Degree Requirement Worksheet (September 2018 or later)


Students who started their degree prior to September 2018 will complete the requirements as outlined in the Calendar published in the year they first registered at Dalhousie.  They may choose to switch to the degree requirements that took effect in September 2018.


Honours in English

Major in English

Creative Writing Programs

For information on Double Majors and Combined Honours in Creative Writing, visit the Creative Writing website.

Selected Minors at Dalhousie

Check out the full list of Dalhousie's Minors


In order to obtain any of these degrees you must fulfill the English department's requirements (listed below) as well as General Degree Requirements found in the university's undergraduate calendar.

Use the regulations above to work out what you need to do and when you will do it, but do take advantage of our Academic Advising.