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Bar-Ilan University

Available as a double major with Communication. The BA program in English Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English a ... [+]

Double Major with Communication! About

The Department of English at Bar-Ilan University offers the broadest program in Israel, exceeding all other similar programs in a variety of areas.

The B.A. Program in Literature provides students with a solid foundation in the history and development of English and American literature, while also giving students the tools to develop high-level analytical skills, critical thinking, argumentation, and self-expression.

Read Between The Lines

English majors are given the resources to help them hone their ability to think critically and write at an academic level, some of the most important skills employers consider.

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Israel Ramat Gan
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Istanbul Sehir University

İstanbul Şehir University Department of English Language and Literature takes a student-oriented approach, aiming to provide students with critical skills to read, analyz ... [+]

Overview

İstanbul Şehir University Department of English Language and Literature takes a student-oriented approach, aiming to provide students with critical skills to read, analyze, interpret, discuss and critically evaluate products of a literary and non-literary culture in English. We offer courses on wide-ranging subjects from Gothic literature, modernism and drama to postcolonial literature, postmodernism, adaptation, and contemporary women’s poetry, aiming to provide students with working knowledge on traditional as well as the latest research in the field. We promote an interdisciplinary approach to literature: our students are able to study literature in relation to various subjects of humanities such as political science, psychology, film studies, and sociology. This way, we enable them to specialize in fields in relation to their specific interests. We encourage them to consider texts in relation to historical and hence cultural contexts. By offering various courses on literary theory, we provide our students with tools to critically engage with cultural products.... [-]

Turkey Istanbul
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Hong Kong Baptist University - Faculty of Social Sciences

The Programme aims to help students develop a holistic perspective of history. It provides a balanced curriculum with equal emphasis on China and the global world. After ... [+]

Programme Description

It is hoped that students, after completing the programme, will be able:

To investigate the development of human society from a historical perspective; To demonstrate the power of critical thinking and analytical ability in understanding historical events; To show in-depth knowledge of the heritage of China and other great civilizations; To pursue graduate studies in history or a related discipline; and To enter various fields outside history, such as the civil service, business, publishing, and teaching.

This programme is one of the Broad-based Admission Programmes in the Faculty of Social Sciences, HKBU. Upon the completion of the 1st year of study, students may apply for History, Geography, Government & International Studies or Sociology as their Major based on individual interest and academic performance. (For details of Broad-based Admission Programmes, please go to http://sosc.hkbu.edu.hk/bap/.)... [-]

Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three y ... [+]

Overview

The Department of Arts and Humanities at MAHE, Dubai offers a carefully curated BA (Humanities) program that inculcates varied critical and creative skills across three years (six semesters).

The first two years (four semesters) of the program offer a wide range of Foundation Courses for a strong grounding in fundamental concepts. Foundation Courses are offered from the following disciplines:

Literature Psychology Philosophy Sociology Film Studies Gender Studies.

Electives in the final year of the program give students the option of a Major in English, Philosophy, Sociology or History. The program culminates with a research project and the writing of a thesis on a topic of your choice, with faculty guidance.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
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Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
The Education University of Hong Kong

There are two majors, namely, Education Major and Discipline Studies Major, in this programme. Discipline Studies Major is about language studies. Education Major focuses ... [+]

Bachelor of Arts Programs in Humanities Studies in Asia 2019. Programme Aims

This co-terminal double degree programme aims to prepare students:

to become effective school teachers or other professionals who have a good command of the knowledge and skills in Language Studies; and with positive work attitude and good interpersonal skills.

Upon successful completion of the programme, students will receive two degrees with a single honours classification and one parchment and a qualified teacher status (QTS) in primary and secondary schools.

Programme Structure Domain Credit Points (cps) Discipline Studies Major 48 cps Education Major 30 cps Education Studies 27 cps Basic Research Methods 3 cps Final Year Project 3 cps Field Experience 20 cps General Education 16 cps Language Enhancement 9 cps Overseas Immersion Programme Non-credit bearing Total: 156 cps ... [-]
Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
5 years
Campus
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Department of English

Excel in English to Become a Highly Effective Professional Communicator ... [+]

What is English Studies for the Professions? Increases your career opportunities as you become a proficient and confident English user Develops your ability to communicate professionally across media and contexts Satisfies your curiosity about languages and cultures Builds your strengths in both subject knowledge and practical skill Programme aims

Our programme aims to nurture graduates who will have:

a firm grounding in language studies which can be critically and creatively applied in a variety of business and management contexts, especially in multilingual settings; the ability to exercise judgment and develop an intellectual curiosity to work both independently and as part of a team; the potential to become future leaders and entrepreneurs excelling in communication for professional purposes; a high level of professional communicative competence in English; an understanding of intercultural communication in multilingual settings that enhances their global outlook and cultural appreciation; and the ability to apply their strong communication skills to solve real-world problems effectively in local and global multilingual professional/business settings. Programme characteristics The programme promotes the all-round development of students’ potentials to the fullest extent for the English language profession. Along with a major in English Studies, students can also take a minor in another discipline offered by the University. A variety of teaching and learning methods are adopted, including language and computer laboratory work, online English language databases, role-plays, simulations, talks by guest speakers, and workplace visits and placements. Students explore the global and cultural dimensions of the subjects studied and further develop themselves professionally through... [-]
Hong Kong
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

The BA International Business with a Language programme aims to enhance your employability by equipping you with a broad and comprehensive knowledge of international busi ... [+]

Overview

With China’s growing presence in international markets and its rising influence on global economics, a sound knowledge of international business issues is becoming increasingly important for university graduates seeking roles in both international and Chinese organisations. The BA International Business with a Language programme aims to enhance your employability by equipping you with:

a broad and comprehensive knowledge of international business issues knowledge of functional areas of business and management in an international context communication skills in both English and an additional language (Chinese, Spanish or Japanese) Accreditation

International Business School Suzhou (IBSS) is one of an elite group of institutions worldwide to be accredited by the AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System)in 2016 and 2018 respectively.... [-]

China Suzhou
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
European University Cyprus

The English Language and Literature program enables students to develop the critical skills needed for textual reading and analysis, as well as the practical skills requi ... [+]

The English Language and Literature program enables students to develop the critical skills needed for textual reading and analysis, as well as the practical skills required to understand and teach the world’s primary international language. The program covers a broad range of English-language texts, examining significant historical, philosophical, and cultural developments through the study of literature and linguistics, as well as providing the cognitive skills required to teach English as a foreign language.

Objectives & Outcomes

General Objectives

To develop the student’s capacity to think, write and speak effectively and creatively in the English Language; To develop, through the study of literary texts and cultural theory, a deeper understanding of social, moral and ethical values, including the ability to negotiate between different value systems. Reflect on students’ relationship to others and their responsibilities to community and society through a literary frame. To develop the student’s analytical, decision making and English communication competencies. To develop those qualities of self-reliance, responsibility, integrity, and self-awareness which will promote personal achievement and contribution to organizations; To build breadth of perspective through the general education requirements and provide sufficient specialization to meet basic professional and career requirements; To provide the student with the basic requirements for academic and/or career advancement. To equip students with wide competencies in writing, across a broad spectrum of career paths. ... [-]
Cyprus Nicosia
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Online
Yasar University

As the Yaşar University Department of English Language and Literature, we are proud to play a role in the education and development of a new generation of young critical ... [+]

As the Yaşar University Department of English Language and Literature, we are proud to play a role in the education and development of a new generation of young critical thinkers.

We aim to equip our students with the analytic and linguistic skills that will not only open up a wide range of employment possibilities for our graduates but also enable them to play an active and critical role in society.

Our students receive extensive instruction in English grammar, speaking skills and academic writing. Moreover, since they spend four years immersed in oral and written discussion and debate in English, they gain advanced proficiency in the use of language in an applied setting. The increasingly globalized nature of modern society demands experts who are not only competent in other languages but also literate in other cultures. Alongside the literature of the British Isles, students in the department have the opportunity to study other Anglophone cultures and to think critically about questions of cultural domination and autonomy in the context of the history of empire and decolonization. The culture and literature of the United States, the question of gender and literature and the connections between literary and visual culture are among fields that our students will have an opportunity to explore.... [-]

Turkey Izmir
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Full-time
4 years
Campus
SOAS University of London

The BA History of Art and Archaeology is an unrivaled opportunity to study the visual arts, architecture and material culture of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. In the ... [+]

BA History of Art and Archaeology and...

Duration: 3 or 4 years

Entry Requirements

BTEC: DDM Access to HE: Minimum of 30 Level 3 Credits at Distinction Scottish Highers: AABBB Scottish Advanced Highers: ABB Irish LC: 320 points from 5 Higher level subjects at grade C1 or above Advanced Placement: 4 4 4 (Two semesters - UCAS Group A) plus US HSGD with GPA 3.0 Euro Bacc: 80% French Bacc: 14/20 German Abitur: 2.0 Italy DES: 80/100 Austria Mat: 2.0 Polish Mat: Overall 75% including 3 extended level subjects

Minimum Entry Requirements: Mature students may be considered on the basis of alternative qualifications and experience.

Interview Policy: We welcome applications from mature candidates with relevant work experience. No particular background is expected for the programme, although for those wishing to specialize in East Asia, some knowledge of the languages of the region is an advantage.... [-]

United Kingdom London Singapore
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Full-time
Part-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
University of Nicosia

The BA programme in English Language and Literature aims to furnish successful students with comprehensive knowledge and skills relevant to such a double major and to hel ... [+]

Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: English Language and Literature (BA,4 years) Level of Qualification: 1st Cycle (Bachelor’s Degree) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Distance Learning Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme

The BA programme in English Language and Literature aims to furnish successful students with comprehensive knowledge and skills relevant to such a double major and to help them achieve their specialisation in Linguistics and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) or in Literature. The programme, therefore, concentrates on three core areas: (a) Linguistics, by offering a comprehensive study of how language in general, and English in particular, actually works, (b) TEFL, by offering theoretical and practical courses in TEFL to allow students to pursue careers in teaching English, and (c) English Literature, by covering the great authors and issues from 1580 to the present day and by offering a detailed study of all genres: poetry, drama, and prose.... [-]

Cyprus Nicosia
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Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Online
Chulalongkorn University

The Bachelor of Arts in Language and Culture International Programme is authorized to admit up to ten (10) qualified applicants. ... [+]

1. Applicant Requirements

1.1 Applicants must have completed high school or passed an equivalent high school standard test or be currently in their final year of high school (Grade 12 in the US system or Year 13 in the British system).

1.2 Applicants must achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following English Proficiency tests:

TOEFL (Paper­based) not lower than 550 or TOEFL (Internet­based) not lower than 79 or IELTS not lower than 6.5 or CU-TEP not lower than 80

1.3 Applicants must also achieve the prescribed minimum score in any one of the following:

CU-AAT (Verbal) not lower than 400 or Old SAT (Critical Reading) not lower than 400 or New SAT not lower than 450 or (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing) ACT (English Section) not lower than 18 ... [-]
Thailand Bangkok
June 2019
Full-time
Campus
International Black Sea University

English Philology at International Black Sea University is the only BA programme in Georgia which is taught completely in English. It gives a unique chance to Georgian, a ... [+]

English Philology at International Black Sea University is the only BA programme in Georgia which is taught completely in English. It gives a unique chance to Georgian, as well as international students to get quality education and increase their chances for employability. The design of the programme (possibility to choose courses) gives students an opportunity to create their own, individual educational programme according to which they can reach their objectives and wishes. Students study wide range of courses related to their profession – language, culture, translation, pedagogy, psychology, methods of teaching, etc., which increase their competitiveness on labour market and provide successful development of their career.... [-]

Georgia Tbilisi
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Lebanese International University

Major theories and approaches in translation: this program introduces students to the theoretical and practical aspect of their major, giving them a taste of some groundb ... [+]

Bachelor in Interpreting

The program includes following courses:

Introduction to Translation Studies

Major theories and approaches in translation: this course introduces students to the theoretical aspect of their major, giving them a taste of some groundbreaking theoretical research in the domains of Applied Linguistics and Translation Studies or Translatology.

General Translation I

Basic techniques for translating non-specialized texts from English into Arabic: This course focuses on the different approaches used for understanding the source text and formulating the target text while paying special attention to mistakes commonly made by translators.

Computer-Assisted Translation ... [-]
Lebanon Beirut
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Ramkhamhaeng University Institute of International Studies

The English language serves as a key in the global transition towards the new millennium, which is changing in our knowledge-based society. Based on this situation, we ar ... [+]

BA in the English LanguageThis international program is offered in Bangkok.

Full-time program: Week days 9am - 4pm Evening/weekend program: 2 evenings 5pm - 8pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am - 4pm

The English language serves as a key in the global transition towards the new millennium, which is changing in our knowledge-based society. Based on this situation, we are able to obtain more knowledge through current documents or information from various sources. Majority of attainable and available information is written in the English language hence, it is the major communication language. English is essential for understanding the conceptualization of international information and documents. The goal of the program is to prepare quality students who will graduate with a fluent knowledge in the English language. Students in this program will be exposed to the use of new education innovations so that they will be able to respond to job markets not only in the government or private sectors but in international organizations as well.Within this program, students can choose their minor, which consists of ten 3-credit courses. It can be taken either in the field of English language, business administration, or mass communication technology.Future English teachers please note:At IIS-RU, you can also study the Graduate Diploma in Teaching Profession. With this, you fully meet the requirements for a teacher license in Thailand. Application requirement is a bachelor degree in any field from an accredited university accepted by the Royal Thai Ministry of Education.You can even transfer the credits earned from the... [-]

Thailand Bangkok Chiang Mai Hat Yai Nakhon Pathom  + 1 More
June 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus