Undergraduate Studies

BA (Hons) English for Professionals

Introduction

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) English for Professionals is designed to help undergraduates acquire and develop theoretical principles and practical knowledge necessary for understanding the structure and use of the English language. As an undergraduate, you take courses that promote and support independent and intellectual enquiry and creativity. Attention is also given to interpersonal skills, critical thinking skills and problem-solving abilities to enable you to participate meaningfully in a fast changing international environment.

The range of courses integrate both theoretical content and practical language skills to develop an understanding of the relationship between reading, writing, listening, speaking, text and audience. You will also learn a broad range of professional registers in English that enable you to communicate effectively in a wide range of social and professional contexts.

The all-encompassing nature of Bachelor of Arts (Hons) English for Professionals programme enables you to gain relevant knowledge in language studies and develop language skills for the real world.

Career Opportunities

The B.A. (Hons) English for Professionals programme is designed to meet the needs of different careers, including:

  • Advertising and marketing
  • Banking
  • Broadcasting and journalism
  • Consultancy
  • Editing and publishing
  • English language teaching and learning
  • MultimediaTourism and hospitality management