Postgraduate
Programme Code:
08BENH
Duration:
1.00
Mode of Study:
Part Time, Distance
Accreditation:
NQF Level 8, Credits 120

Bachelor of English Honours

Course Overview

The Bachelor of English Honours has been revised to ensure its continued relevance, as well as full compliance with the Curriculum Framework and National Qualifications Framework (NQF) requirements. The revised programme addresses the ongoing need for qualified language experts in both the public and private sectors, as confirmed by members of the Programme Advisory Committe during consultations. As Namibia strives towards its Vision 2030 goals, these qualified individuals will contribute greatly to the objectives brought forward by both the Namibian government and international partners through a well balanced literature and linguistics range of courses and field work experience. Consequently, graduates will be able to contribute significantly to the attainment of national development objectives in the economy by taking up relevant jobs inthe public and private sectors of Namibia.

Admissions Requirements

A Bachelor of English or an equivalent qualification at NQF Level 7.

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

REM811S

Research Methods

None

TRL811S

Theoretical Linguistics

None

LIT811S

Literary Theory

None

AOL811S

African Oral Literature

None

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

 Prerequisites

 

MIT821S

Mini-thesis

 Research Methods

 

LPP821S

Language Policy and Planning

 None

 

 

Plus one of the following elective courses

 

CHL821S

Children’s Literature

None

CTL821S

Contrastive Linguistics

None

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