English Language is a new and innovative program which
aims to provide student with a theoretical knowledge
and understanding of the English language, how it
works in society and its role in the world today. It
will also help student to develop their own
communication skills. The study gives student a broad
introduction to language and meaning and the role of
language in society.
Introduction to English Language and Communication;
Introduction to English in Society; Introduction to
Linguistics; Introduction to Functional Grammar; Words
and Meaning; Language at Work; Introduction to
Terminology; Language and Identity in Nation Building;
Language and Gender; Corpus Linguistics; Business
Meetings and Presentations; Culture and Communication;
Culture and Commitment; Globalization.
Potential career for graduates include: publishing,
linguistic computing, journalism, law, the Civil
Service, the media (including advertising, marketing
and public relations) and information technology
(including library work), as well as teaching.