About the Department of English

Vision

To play a leading role both locally and regionally in English language teaching and learning. 

Mission: Arts

?  The English Department program strives to provide high quality teaching and training in ELT tailored to the needs of the local community job market and to promote the students' linguistic, literary, research, and critical thinking skills to enable them remain competitive in the job market with an ongoing emphasis on scientific research and community services.

Mission: Education

The English Department program strives to provide high quality teaching and training in ELT tailored to the needs of the local community job market and to promote the students' linguistic, literary, research, and critical thinking skills to enable them remain competitive in the job market with an ongoing emphasis on scientific research and community services. It also endeavours to graduate highly qualified teachers of English able to address the general education sector concerns.  

 Program Objectives

1- Developing student's linguistic and literary skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

2- Functioning student's acquired cognitive skills in interaction with surrounding environment.

3- Doing applied linguistic and literary research specialized in English language and conducting comparative studies between English and other languages.

4- Preparing a generation of specialists in English language in  different majors needed by labor market.