Undergraduate
Programme Code:
25BAEN
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time, Part Time, Distance
Accreditation:
NQF Level 8, Credits 377

Bachelor of English

Course Overview

The review of the Bachelor of English programme is in line with the transformation from the Polytechnic of Namibia to the Namibia University of Science and Technology. The revised Bachelor of English programme thus provide state of the art education in so far as English is concerned by incorporating digital literature and digital technologies into the traditional subject matter.

Admissions Requirements

General admission requirements of NUST including a minimum D symbol in English at NSSC Ordinary Level.

Career Opportunities

Various positions in teaching, acting, editing, publishing, curriculum development, production of in-house magazines and newsletters, translations etc.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisites

NQF

NQF

 

 

 

Level

Credits

ILG511S

Introduction to Linguistics

None

5

12

ILT511S

Introduction to Literature1A

None

5

12

LAT511S

Language and Technology

None

5

12


 

Semester 2

IPP521S

Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology

Introduction  to Linguistics; and  
Language and Technology

5

12

NLI521S

Namibian Literature

Introduction  to Literature 1A

5

12

IDL521S

Introduction to Digital Literature

Computer User Skills

5

12

Year 2
Semester 3

EMP511S

English Morphology

Introduction to Linguistics; and Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology

5

12

LTD611S

Literary Drama

None

6

12

ESY611S

English Syntax

None

6

12

ICC511S

Intercultural Communication

None

5

12

Semester 4

SOS721S

Study of Semantics

None

7

14

TPP621S

Theory and Practice of World Poetry 2B

Theory and Practice of World Poetry 2A

6

12

LRC621S

Literary Criticism

None

6

12

LTP621S

Literary Prose

None

6

12

RTC621S

Rhetorical Theory and Criticism

None

6

13

Year 3
Semester 5

EDP711S

English Digital Project

Introduction to Digital Humanities;
Language and Technology

7

14

WIE711S

Work Integrated Learning

All core courses up to semester 4

7

48

Semester 6

SAL721S

Southern African Literature

All courses up to Semester 4

7

14

SLA721S

Second Language Acquisition

None

7

14

AFL721S

African Literature

All courses up to Semester 4

7

14

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