Creative Writing Program

Creative Writing courses are open to Dalhousie and King’s students in any program.  Students in the BA or BSc program who take 30 credit hours in Creative Writing above the first-year level may combine Creative Writing with another subject to earn a  Double Major or Combined Honours with Creative Writing as the secondary subject.


  • Six to nine credit hours from:
    • at least one of CRWR 2001.03: The Creative Process or CRWR 2002.03: Introduction to Creative Writing
    • any 2000-level English course
  • Equivalent of 12 credit hours from:
  • Six credit hours from:
  • An additional three to six credit hours from the list above

Students interested in Creative Writing but not completing the program may enter individual third year CRWR seminars with the instructor’s permission.