英语专业通过阅读、写作和生动的对话提供高强度的学习. Explore the world through fiction, drama, film, poetry, non-fiction, and memoir. 提高你思考、理解和与我们日益复杂的社会互动的能力. Gain a richly diverse knowledge of how language and literature have been shaping, 并继续塑造, 人类经验与文化.

辅修英语是专为那些想要提高其他专业或希望在生活中为文学和语言学习腾出空间的人而设计的. We also welcome anyone who wants to sample a course here and there, staying in touch with familiar writers and discovering new ones.


As well as the place for all things literary, the 英语 Department is home to the 大学写作 and Theatre Studies 项目. You will also find creative writing workshops and linguistics courses here.


学生 read the UPEI Arts Review

The UPEI Arts Review was first published in 2012, and is the only student-led print publication on campus.

Need more information about 英语?



英语专业和荣誉课程鼓励学生从不同的角度探索英语文学的多样性. 课程内容和批判性的方法范围横跨学科,包括历史, 理论, interdisciplinary and genre studies. The program also offers courses in creative writing and linguistics. 学生可以期望在英语语言和文学的历史上获得良好的背景, and a familiarity with the most recent developments in literary practice and scholarship. The curriculum is designed to encourage a 进步 acquisition of literary skills. As students earn their degree through their four years, they will progress from introduction to, 通过在, 走向掌握, the following: (a) elements of the 英语 language; (b) the research essay; (c) critical reading and literary theory; (d) the terminology of the discipline; (e) knowledge of the periods of literary history; (f ) verbal presentations. 为了让学生了解课程的目标和技能的习得, the Department offers the following general descriptions for courses at four levels:

(i) 1000级课程:入门(ii) 2000级课程:基础(iii) 3000级课程:覆盖(iv) 4000级课程:重点

Course Levels and Prerequisites

(i) 1000级的课程是入门课程,为大学的批判性阅读和写作提供基本框架. 英语1920年和1950年是文学的一般介绍,从不同的角度教授. 英语 1210 and 1220 are required courses for a major, minor, or honours in 英语. 每年课程的详细说明将载于新闻部的《19体育官网》.

2000级的课程要么是一般兴趣课程,要么是发展进一步英语学习所需技能的基础课程. 2000级课程的先决条件是至少有一门1000级的英语课程或获得老师的许可.

3000级的课程提供语言和文学领域的详细研究. The prerequisites for these courses are (a) at least one 1000-level 英语 course, and (b) at least one 2000-level 英语 course, or permission of the instructor. Some courses require specific 2000-level courses.

4000级课程的目的是让学生有机会在英语语言或文学的特定领域内对选定的主题进行高级学习. 课程通常是研讨会,需要积极参与和独立学习. 学生必须完成英语2960:文学写作和至少两门3000级的课程,才能入学4000级的课程.


高级研究课程旨在让学生有机会在英语语言或文学的特定领域内深入研究选定的主题. 课程通常是研讨会,需要积极参与和独立学习. They may be devoted to a major author, 一群作者, thematic or stylistic developments, or critical or 理论 concerns. 每年高级研究课程的详细说明发表在系里的日历补编上.

注意: 根据学术条例1h, all undergraduate degree programs require successful completion of IKE-1040 (new for students beginning or returning after re-application in Fall 2022); one of UPEI-1010, upei - 1020, 或upei - 1030, 以及写作强化课程. 



Requirements for 荣誉 in 英语 


在学生注册荣誉英语之前,必须得到英语系的许可. 入学要求是所有英语课程的总体平均水平至少为75%. 入学 to the program will be competitive, 因为对该项目的需求可能会超过国防部现有的资源, 并不是所有符合正式入学要求的申请人都能被荣誉课程录取.

It is strongly recommended that students take 英语/UPEI 1010 in their first year.


An 荣誉 英语 student must complete 120 credits, including the following minimal requirements in 英语:

英语 1210, 1220, 2040, and 2960 12个学分
Four Pre-1900 英语 courses* 12个学分
英语 Language and Linguistics 3学分
文学理论 3学分
Two 4000 Level 英语 Courses 6学分
八门英语选修课 24学分
英语4960 3学分
英语4970 3学分

One of the courses must be a Shakespeare course

英语 荣誉 Chart and Worksheet




Requirements for 主要 in 英语

The completion of 英语/UPEI 1010 in the first year of study is strongly recommended. This course also meets the UPEI requirement of taking UPEI 1010, 1020 or 1030.

51 Credits are required for a 主要 in 英语


英语 1210, 1220, 2040, and 2960 12个学分
Four Pre-1900 英语 courses* 12个学分
英语 Language and Linguistics or 文学理论 3学分
Two 4000 Level 英语 Courses 6学分
六门英语选修课 18学分

* One of the courses must be a Shakespeare course.

英语 主要 Chart and Worksheet



Requirements for a 小 in 英语

学生 in the 英语 小s program complete 英语 1210 and 1220, and at least five other 英语 courses above the 100 level as electives, two of which must be at the 3000 or 4000 level. 鼓励学生在与系主任协商后选择这些选修课.

What can you do with an Arts degree? 任何你想要的!

UPEI provides a solid education in the liberal arts, committed to rigorous study and inquiry, belief in the value of knowledge, 一生的能力建设, and the development of the whole person.

What's Required for Arts 入学?


Canadian High School Equivalency Chart


  • 英语;
  • one Social Studies or Language;
  • 任意3门其他学术课程. 推荐12年级数学.
    注意: Grade 12 Math is a prerequisite for some 1st year Arts courses.

refer to the UPEI 校历 for complete admissions information.

Millions in scholarships and awards

Each year we award over 3,000 scholarships and awards to qualified students. 我们的综合项目价值超过800万美元,包括一些相当于全额学费的奖励和可再生的奖励!

文学院 项目 学费

UPEI's undergraduate tuition is the 排名倒数第二 in the Atlantic region, and we offer millions of dollars in scholarships and awards.


International students pay $7,704 per year in addition to full-time student tuition.

作为文学院学生的全日制或非全日制学习的完整分类, 访问我们的 学费和费用页面.


UPEI supports you and your educational goals. 我们每年为本科生和研究生提供数百万美元的奖学金和奖励. 根据你的学院或课程和学习年份,你可能有资格获得现有的奖励.

Search the complete list of scholarships for information and application forms.  

Celebrating Student Achievement

Including Guaranteed Entrance Scholarships and Academic Excellence Awards, 这些奖项认可所有在攻读第一个本科学位期间符合资格标准的学生的学术成就.

访问奖学金网站 完整的信息.

你的导师. 我们的教授.

UPEI has about 250 faculty—exceptional scholars, 老师, 和导师, with more being hired each year as we open new, 进步, 独特的程序. But the story isn’t just in the numbers. It’s in the quality of our people. Award-winning faculty from around the globe have made UPEI home. 在这里, 你将在小班直接从这些世界级的教授和研究人员那里学习,在那里你将很容易接触到他们.