ASSOCIATE OF ARTS (AA) CREATIVE WRITING

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					                                                                             ASSOCIATE OF ARTS (AA): CREATIVE WRITING
                                                                              CHECKLIST: PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS, 2006 – 2007
                                                                                                              ***Please Read Program Notes***
A minimum grade C is required in each course counting towards the degree. With an AA degree, students can enter 3rd year of a Bachelor of Arts
program provided they have chosen courses correctly in accordance with requirements for their program and institution of choice.


FIRST YEAR COURSES                                                             SECOND YEAR COURSES
Courses in faded italics in parentheses are no longer offered.                 Both of:
                                                                                CRWR 2300                                                           q
All of the following:
                                                                                CRWR 2310                                                           q
 CRWR 1100                                                           q
 CRWR 1110                                                           q         At least 1 of:
 ENGL 1100 (or 1110)     1
                                                      _____________ q
                                                                                ENGL 2301, 2309, 2315, 2316, 2317, 2319, 2320, 2330,
                                                                                        or 2340 (2310, 2313)
At least 1 of:                                                                                                                      _____________ q
 ENGL 1202, 1204 (1203, 1205, 1206)                   _____________ q
                                                                               (Students wishing to take third year coursework should consult with an
§ Please check online calendar for current and complete listing of courses     Educational Advisor)
  www.kwantlen.ca/calendar/courses.html or click on links below:
                                                                               4 elective courses from the following, totaling at least 12
2 courses in Social Sciences:                                                  credits (from at least 2 disciplines):
 ANTH 1100, 1112, 1229,1275                                                        ANTH   1200 (1211), 1212, 1215, 1216, 1220, 1230, 1240,
 CRIM    1100, 1101, 1107 or any 1200 level course                                        1260, 1290, 1291, 2333
 ECON 1100, 1101, 1150, 1250                                                       CRWR   any 2000 level course
 GEOG 1101, 1130, 1150, 1160, 1185, 1190 (11402, 1180)                             CRIM   any 2000 level course
 POLI    1123, 1125
                                                                                   ECON   2208, 2210, 2211, 2260, 2280, 2397, 2350, 2450
 PSYC    1100, 1200                                                                ENGL   any 2000 level course (2310, 2313)
 SOCI    1125                                                                      FINA   any 2000 level course
                              _____________ _____________ q
                                                                                   FREN   2310, 2410 (2301, 2302)
The following Humanities courses can be used as electives:                         GEOG   any 2000 level course (1211, 1212)
 FINA    any 1100 or 1200 level                                                    GERM   2200, 2201
  If you are planning to enter a Fine Arts program, contact a Fine Arts            HIST   any 2000 level course
  Faculty Advisor (604‐599‐2030) to discuss course transferability.                JAPN   2200, 2201
 FREN*     any 1100 or 1200 level course                                           LING   1200
 GERM*     1100, 1101                                                              MAND   2200, 2201
 HIST      any 1100 level course                                                   MUSI   1153, 1253, any 2000 level course (excluding private
 HUMN      1100, 1111                                                                     lessons)
 JAPN*     1100, 1101                                                              PHIL   1210, 1211, 1250, any 2000 level course
 LING      1100                                                                    POLI   1110, 1120, 1145, 1150, any 2000 level course (1155,
 MAND*     1100, 1101                                                                     1240)
 MUSI      1100 or higher (excluding private lessons)                              PSYC   any 2000 level course
 PHIL      1100, 1106, 1107, 1110, 1112, 1145, 1150, 1155                          PUNJ   2200, 2201
           (1120)                                                                  SOCI   any 2000 level course (any 1200 level course)
 PUNJ*     1100, 1101                                                              SPAN   2200, 2201
 SPAN*     1100, 1101
                                                                               _____________ _____________ _____________ _____________               q
* Assessment by Modern Languages Department is recommended for all
Language courses (604‐599‐2222).                                               ELECTIVE COURSES
SCIENCE REQUIREMENT
                                                                               At least 4 courses (12 credits) of electives in Arts, Science, or
A. 1 of CPSC      11003 or higher             _____________ q                  other areas. Note: must include at least 3 Arts credits.
        GEOG      23904
        MATH      1111 & 1113, 1112 or higher                                  _____________ _____________ _____________ _____________               q
        PSYC      23004
        SOCI      2365                                                         ***PROGRAM NOTES***
                        4          3, 4
B. 1 of ANTH      1125 or 1212                 _____________ q                 1
                                                                                   Can be used to fulfill the English requirement to apply for 3rd
        ASTR      1100                                                             year entry to the Kwantlen BA program.
        BIOL      1110, 1112, 11604, 1210, 12604 or higher
                                                                               2
        CHEM      1101, 1105, 1110, 1210 or higher                                 GEOG 2140 (formally GEOG 1140) transfers as 1st year credit to
        GEOG      1110, 1120, 2310, 2320, 2330                                     SFU, 2nd year credit for UBC, 3rd year credit for UVic.
        GEOL      1210                                                         3
                                                                                    Does not meet quantitative requirement for Kwantlen’s BA.
        PHYS      1100 or higher
                                                                               4
                                                                                    Will not fulfill Faculty of Arts Science Requirement at UBC.
C. 1 course from either A or B list:                  _____________ q

Important: Must complete a minimum of 20 courses (60 credits). Courses cannot be used to fulfill more than one requirement.
Interpretation of 2006/2007 Kwantlen University College calendar (see calendar for the official program description).              Educational Advising
Please make an appointment with an Advisor to ensure you have met all the necessary requirements.                              (LAVENDER) JA: Nov 6, 2006
                                                        ASSOCIATE OF ARTS (AA): CREATIVE WRITING
                                                                    CHECKLIST: PROGRAM NOTES, 2006 – 2007


                     Transfer to Bachelor of Arts @ Kwantlen University College

 Within the confines of the Associate, students can complete the requirements for admission into the
 Bachelor of Arts programs at Kwantlen. For more information, please refer to the Kwantlen calendar at
 http://www.kwantlen.ca/calendar.


 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
 o   60 total credits
 o   Minimum grade of C in all required courses
 o   Principles of Math 11 with a C, or equivalent (e.g., MATP 1011 or Math 1093)
 o   Completion of English requirement (ENGL 1100, and one of ENGL 1202 or 1204)
 o   2 of 3 Quantitative courses completed. For a list of Quantitative courses, please visit
     http://www.kwantlen.ca/advising/downloands/BA_Quantitative_2006.pdf
 o   Completion of Language Requirement
     Language 11 or 6 credits post‐secondary Language (Introductory Language 11 not accepted)



                                    Transfer to Bachelor of Arts @ SFU

 AA degree holders who transfer to SFU will be given a GPA admission advantage of 0.25 grade points. Ex. Students
 who transfer with a GPA of 2.75 will have their GPA raised to 3.00.

 For more information, please refer to the SFU calendar at http://students.sfu.ca/calendar.

 Within the confines of the Associate, students should ensure they are meeting the faculty and program requirements
 at SFU for effective transfer: http://www.kwantlen.ca/advising/courseplanning_transfer_arts_sfu.html



                                    Transfer to Bachelor of Arts @ UBC

 Students who wish to enter the Creative Writing Major at UBC need to submit to the Creative Writing program a
 written request accompanied by their creative writing manuscripts, including 30‐35 pages of original writing in two
 or more genres. Further information on admission requirement: http://www.creativewriting.ubc.ca.

 CRWR 202 should be taken at UBC. For more information, please refer to the UBC calendar at
 http://students.ubc.ca/calendar.

 Within the confines of the Associate, students should ensure they are meeting the faculty and program requirements
 at UBC for effective transfer: http://www.kwantlen.ca/advising/courseplanning_transfer_arts_ubc.html




Completion of AA does not guarantee entry to 3rd year at transfer institution. Please check that you have met
   the program requirements for the transfer institution. For further course planning information, go to
                                    http://www.kwantlen.ca/advising.

Transfer status may vary at each receiving institution. Please ensure courses are transferable by checking the
                        online BC Transfer Guide at http://www.bctransferguide.ca.