Our department specializes in the study of language, applied linguistics, literature, and film and visual culture. We have active graduate and undergraduate programs in German and Russian, and we also offer courses in Croatian and Dutch.
Where to begin? There are so many reasons - active and engaged students, friendly faculty, interesting guest lectures, awesome library. But we'd like to draw your attention to three key features of our grad programs:
If you'd like to know more, please head over to our page for prospective students. And if you've grown tired of watching cat videos on YouTube, why not watch our videos on research and the student experience instead?
Linlin Chen is a 4th year management engineering student at the University of Waterloo. She has completed the Certificate in German Language, a one-year student exchange in Munich, and two international work terms in Germany and Japan. After graduation, she will be working full-time near Düsseldorf as a global trainee at a German firm.
The Faculty of Arts is doing a major reorganization of its academic plans. The requirements for majors are being streamlined, the averages necessary for entering honours programs are being lowered, and other improvements are being made. Want to learn more? Go to the Arts Majors Reset page.