Courses Catalogue

Introduction To English Language

COURSE CODE: UCC 1101
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Business Administration (Finance & Banking)
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Economics and Management
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Content and Outline

COURSE CONTENT

Grammar in general

  • Parts of speech-verbs, nouns, adverbs, adjectives, conjunctions, pronouns, interjections, prepositions
  • Tenses/aspects-present continuous, present, pass simple, past continuous, past participle, future.
  • The difference between clause and phrase
  • Sentence structures-simple, compound, negative, in derogative, affirmative
  • Punctuation
  • Passive and active voices
  • Spelling and pronunciation
  • Direct and indirect speech

 

MODE OF DELIVERY

  • Lectures
  • Reading assignments
  • Practical assignments
  • Field trips
  • Documentaries

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS AND / OR EQUIPMENT

  • Whiteboard and Markers
  • Flip Charts
  • LCD Projectors
  • CDs, DVDs and Tapes