Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

As a response to the national development requirements and the integrative role of the higher education in labor market, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at Albaha University was established by the royal decree no. 9682/MB dated 05-08-1426H to meet labor market needs in the public and private sectors. The Faculty includes distinguished theoretical scientific departments of Islamic Studies, Arabic Language, Foreign Languages and History. The Faculty is committed to its educational, research and community service responsibilities in accordance with the University vision and the Kingdom educational policies.

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Bachelor of English Language

Bachelor of English Language

Overview

English language program offered by the Department of Foreign Languages is a distinguished one due to that it qualifies the learners to master the language skills and communication as required by the contemporary labor market needs. It focuses on providing quality education in the English language and serving the community by utilizing the available resources for obtaining best results.

Program Goals

  • Training students to develop the basic linguistic and communicative skills so as to be capable of using English for various purposes through utilizing the available teaching aids.
  • Introducing English literature in different eras including literary schools of thought.
  • Providing students with the basics of the English language and its branches.
  • Introducing the basics of translation from English to Arabic and vice versa.
  • Promoting students’ creative and critical thinking along with the basics of research

Program Outcomes

  • To describe the strategies of language skills required for communication.
  • To explain the Linguistic aspects, branches of applied linguistics and translation processes.
  • To define figures of speech, types of literary forms, ages of criticism, and autobiographies.
  • To communicate in English appropriately and effectively.
  • To solve problems in Linguistics (phonology, morphology and syntax) and applied linguistics (language learning and translation).
  • To appreciate and analyze literary texts.
  • To use English for reasoning, argumentation and simple research writing individually or in groups.
  • To use technology for language learning, communication and research.

Career Opportunities

  • Teaching English language at government and private schools.
  • Working in translation.
  • Broadcasting, media and TV.
  • Calling for Islam.
  • Diplomatic jobs outside the Kingdom.
  • Tourism.
  • Various government jobs.
  • Teaching at university.

Study Plan

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