The National Diploma (HND) in English course provides an opportunity for school leavers with GCE Advanced Level (A/L) qualifications to develop their proficiency in English Language, English Literature and Communication Skills etc. The learners will be directed to follow an area of specialization during the second year in order to strengthen their chances of finding suitable employment. The course also aims at developing their personality, interpersonal skills and general transferable skills which are regarded as important requirements to meet employers.
The HND in English program consists of two year course work and a six month In-Plant training/project.
The two year program is offered in a course unit system in four semesters. Each semester covers 15 weeks.
The total program consists of 88 credits.
There are three specialization areas namely, English Language Teaching Methodology, Journalism and Business English. The students who specialized in English Language Teaching Methodology must go for in-plant training and others can choose either in- plant training or project related to their specialized area.
HNDE is now considered as the basic qualification for the recruitment of English Teachers
Acquiring the required knowledge of English in the world of work.
Developing the language skills fully.
Language and Linguistics
English language Teaching Methodology
Computer Assisted Language Learning
Principles of Education