The Department of English Language Teaching (ELT) offers a Master of Arts in TESOL. This program is for teachers and others who are interested in English language teaching. The department’s aim is to produce English teaching professionals who not only are experts in teaching but also can conduct research and classroom-based investigations.
The objectives of the Dept. of ELT are
To provide training in English listening, speaking, reading and writing so that graduates will be able to use English naturally in an international environment.
To provide training to conduct in-the-field investigation and research of English education in ESL/EFL context.
To advance one’s knowledge and skills of English language teaching through professional development initiatives.
To provide training in various theoretical aspects of English teaching and second language acquisition so that graduates will have the fundamental knowledge needed to be competent English teachers and English education professionals.
To heighten awareness of systematic and effective teaching methodologies relevant for modern English language teachers.
To cultivate research skills focusing on the current issues of English education in ESL/EFL context.