Professional Writing and Communication (PWC)

Transform complex ideas into engaging and exciting writing for a diversity of audiences across multiple platforms. Through intensive training in writing and editing processes, graduates harness the power of narrative to research, write, and publish original work.

Professional Writing and Communication offers a Major and a Minor Program 

Major Program ERMAJ1302

Professional Writing and Communication (Arts)

Limited Enrolment --Minimum Requirements
Completion of 4.0 credits.
A minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average of at least 2.5 OR a grade of at least 75% in WRI203H5.
The actual CGPA requirements or grade requirements in any particular year may exceed these values in order to maintain our commitment to small class sizes.

Applications are accepted only during Subject POSt periods.                                                                                                                               

First Year or 2nd WRI203H5 (a prerequisite for all other WRI courses)
Upper Years 6.5 credits from any 300/400 level WRI courses including at least 1.0 credit at the 400 level.
Minor Program ERMIN1302

Professional Writing and Communication (Arts)

This program must be taken as part of an Honours degree. The Professional Writing and Communication Minor must be combined with another major or specialist.
4.0 credits are required including at least 1.0 at the 300/400 level:

Limited Enrolment ----Enrolment in this program is limited to students who have:

1. Completed 4.0 credits;
2. A minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of at least 2.0 OR a grade of at least 70% in WRI203H5.                                                                                                                       
First Year or 2nd WRI203H5 (a prerequisite for all other WRI courses)
Upper Years 3.5 WRI credits @ 300/400 level