Bachelor of Arts Major in English Language

General

Program Description

AB in English Language — cultivates insights into the general nature of language and the distinctive features of the English Language through the study of linguistic principles and theories, as well as the historical and structural developments in language with emphasis on modern English.

Students seeking admission in the AB in English Language degree programs should have an ELPT (English Language Proficiency Test) score of at least 70 percentile and maintain a grade average of at least 2.5 in Basic Communication and Literature 21 and 22 courses, and 3.0 for all major subjects. Interested students must also submit an essay written in English(Creative Writing applicants may write their essays in Bisaya, Filipino or English).

To qualify for graduation, all undergraduate majors must submit and present to the department faculty a thesis of not less than 50 pages in length. The English Language major must submit a thesis focusing on either studies of actual language situations or an analysis of curriculum support materials used for language teaching.

Cost & Fees

Foreign students are subject to additional fees

Last updated Sep 2017

About the School

Silliman University is a melting pot of cultures and religions. Of its overall population of more than 9,000, over 300 are international students from 23 different countries.

Silliman University is a melting pot of cultures and religions. Of its overall population of more than 9,000, over 300 are international students from 23 different countries. Read less