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English Literature

University of Ottawa

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16980 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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About

English Literature from University of Ottawa equip students to pursue advanced studies in British, Canadian, or American literature informed by a broad knowledge of literary history and by recent developments in literary criticism and cultural theory.

Overview

English Literature from University of Ottawa focuses research strengths and efforts in four Strategic Areas of Development in Research (SADRs):

  • Canada and the World
  • Health
  • e-Society
  • Molecular and Environmental Sciences

Careers

With cutting-edge research, our graduate students will become researchers and educators that strongly influence national and international priorities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Directed Readings
  • Old English
  • Research Methodology
  • Professional Development
  • Middle English Literature

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
114
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
8
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Credits

30 alternative credits

30-60

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B+

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
114
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
8
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The MA program is intended to refine the critical and scholarly skills of high-achieving graduates from undergraduate honours programs. An honours BA in English literature with a minimum high second class standing of B+ is normally required. 
  • Students who have completed a BA or equivalent degree with a minimum of six full courses in English with an average of 75 per cent (B+) may be admitted to a qualifying year which normally comprises 30 units selected to ensure coverage of the major fields of English literature. 
  • Resume (must include chronological academic history)
  • Letter of intent in which you describe the intended field of research and your interest in the Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Writing sample:  Clean copy of an essay written for an undergraduate English literature course
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16980 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8490 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2456 CAD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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