The literary journey begins
In your first year, you will take two academic terms. Courses include an emphasis on English as well as arts and science electives. Learn more about what courses are included in course categories such as Arts, ENGL, Humanies, Science, Social Sciences, etc.
Academic Terms 1 and 2
|Total credits||30 to 33|
|Two of||ENGL 151*||Academic Writing Strategies||3|
|ENGL 161*||Literary Genres||3|
|ENGL 163*||Intro to Literary Traditions||3|
|ENGL 164*||Indigenous Literature||3|
|Two of||Social Sciences||6|
|Two of||Humanities |
Second language recommended
|6 to 8|
|One of||Math/Computer Science/Statistics||3 to 4|
|One of||Lab Science||3|
* Completion of this program requires any two of ENGL 151, ENGL 161, ENGL 163, and ENGL 164. Students with less than "B" in English 12 must take ENGL 151. Students may use ENGL 150 in lieu of ENGL 151 and ENGL 160 in lieu of ENGL 161, ENGL 163, and ENGL 164 toward program completion.
Note: Each Associate Degree course must be transferable, in the year taken, to at least one BC Research University - University of Victoria (UVic), University of British Columbia (UBC), University of British Columbia Okanagan (UBCO), University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) or Simon Fraser University (SFU). Students should use the BC Transfer Guide to confirm transfer of each course taken.