Ucc1101 English Language Skills
The entire program is
instructed in the English language; all assessments and examinations are
written in English. Thus this course is very important in ensuring that the
students are grounded in the English language. Communication skills are key
both in class and in field work. Tutorials are also conducted in English and
communication skills are a must.
This course involves theory
and oral practice of the language. The student is trained to read write and
comprehend English language. Students practice the use of the language as well
as communication on various topics.
This course is intended for year one
semester one students. It is an exposure to English usage. It seeks to work as
a remedy and to enhance the usage of language in one‘s daily life. It seeks to
enrich the students‘communication skills and, bolster the students‘confidence
when using the English language. It also seeks to work as a base for one‘s
professional dealings. It cuts across all faculties and schools.
COURSE LEARNING OURCOMES
By the end of the course unit, students
should be able to;
the basic skills of the English language,
the communication skills,
the communication competence,
positive attitude to the acquisition and use of appropriate spoken and written
forms, patterns and styles for specific situations.