Introduction To The Study Of English
course provides a rationale for the teaching and learning of English at
University level. The global spread and international status of the language as
well as the many uses to which it is currently put all conspire to create a
demand for the language in the world today.
is a general introduction of the English language within a global setting. The
course explores the various uses to which English is put and seeks to
rationalize its ascendancy to its premier position in the world today.
the student with crucial factors that have contributed to the status of English
in the world today.
make the student aware of the many Englishes there are as well as the many uses
of English in the world.
students more aware of career prospects centered around English language
COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
the end of this course unit, students should be able to:
the relative importance of English on a global platform.
and differentiate the various uses accorded to English.
awareness of variety in the types of English in existence.
how the demand for English may be fulfilled through a focus on English language