English Language
About the Department

Study of the English language is a comprehensive recognition of English Literature. Moreover, the English department provides opportunities for students to display their English prowess in journalism and on stage. This department is intended for those who want to concentrate on language and for those who want to concentrate on literary studies by offering a comprehensive recognition of English Literature and English as a universal language.

Description

The department is concerned with introducing the students to the various steps of development of English Language. In the advanced stages, the curricula goes in depth to provide the students with the knowledge subjects, helping them become experts in their specialty.

The study system starts mid-September every academic year according the University calendar, concluding by the end of June. During the length of this system students must take seasonal exams and final test in every class. The department provides opportunities for students in multi-disciplinary research and study based on major disciplines to broaden their understanding of production.

Objectives

With four years of study of English language and literature, the Dept. of English aims to prepare individuals with different career objectives. It prepares teachers of English for Intermediate and High Schools in the region; translators and interpreters to work in the various governmental and non-governmental institutions and organizations. It also aims at preparing researchers in the fields of linguistics and literature as a preliminary step to joining the postgraduate study program in the department for the degree of Master of Arts in English Language and Linguistics, or in the rest of the universities of the country and/or the world. Study of the English language is a comprehensive recognition of English language and Literature.

Moreover, the English department provides opportunities for students to display their English prowess in journalism and on stage. This department is intended for those who want to concentrate on language and for those who want to concentrate on literary studies by offering a comprehensive recognition of English Literature and English as the universal language.