Programme of study - 2012, 2013 and 2014 cohorts

The General Track

The general track comprises 5 core courses and 4 electives.

CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
Core
EN5450Literature, language and cultureP53PDF file
EN5461Language in its social contextP53PDF file
EN5491Discourse analysisP53PDF file
EN6471Research methods in English studiesP63PDF file
EN6941DissertationP66PDF file
Electives
EN5315Genre analysis of specialised discourseP53PDF file
EN5316Issues in ESPP53PDF file
EN5464English phonetics and phonologyP53PDF file
EN5465Second language acquisitionP53PDF file
EN5466Testing and evaluation in language studiesP53PDF file
EN5490Grammar and lexisP53PDF file
EN6483Teaching language, literature, and popular cultureP63PDF file
EN6494New literacies and language learningP63PDF file
EN6495Approaches to language teachingP63PDF file
EN6505Curriculum design in language studiesP63PDF file
EN6506Corpus approaches to language studiesP63PDF file
EN6507World EnglishesP63PDF file
EN6508Critical approaches to literatureP63PDF file
EN6509Postcolonial Literature and cultureP63PDF file
EN6510Asian and Asian diaspora literature in EnglishP63PDF file
EN6511Practical teaching for TESLP63PDF file
EN6512Special topics in English studiesP63PDF file
EN6513Human rights literature and cultureP63PDF file
EN6514The long nineteenth century: From romanticism to modernismP63PDF file
EN6515Medieval and fantasy literatureP63PDF file
EN6517Literature and the cityP63PDF file
EN6518Travel writingP63PDF file
EN6952Instructional Strategies in ESPP63PDF file
EN6958Persuasive communicationP63PDF file

The TESL stream

The TESL stream comprises 5 core courses, 2 compulsory TESL courses, and 2 electives.

CodeTitleLevelCreditsOBTL
Core
EN5450Literature, language and cultureP53PDF file
EN5461Language in its social contextP53PDF file
EN5491Discourse analysisP53PDF file
EN6471Research methods in English studiesP63PDF file
EN6941DissertationP66PDF file
Compulsory TESL courses
EN5465Second language acquisitionP53PDF file
EN6495Approaches to language teachingP63PDF file
Electives
EN5315Genre analysis of specialised discourseP53PDF file
EN5316Issues in ESPP53PDF file
EN5464English phonetics and phonologyP53PDF file
EN5466Testing and evaluation in language studiesP53PDF file
EN5490Grammar and lexisP53PDF file
EN6483Teaching language, literature, and popular cultureP63PDF file
EN6494New literacies and language learningP63PDF file
EN6505Curriculum design in language studiesP63PDF file
EN6506Corpus approaches to language studiesP63PDF file
EN6507World EnglishesP63PDF file
EN6508Critical approaches to literatureP63PDF file
EN6509Postcolonial Literature and cultureP63PDF file
EN6510Asian and Asian diaspora literature in EnglishP63PDF file
EN6511Practical teaching for TESLP63PDF file
EN6512Special topics in English studiesP63PDF file
EN6513Human rights literature and cultureP63PDF file
EN6514The long nineteenth century: From romanticism to modernismP63PDF file
EN6515Medieval and fantasy literatureP63PDF file
EN6517Literature and the cityP63PDF file
EN6518Travel writingP63PDF file
EN6952Instructional Strategies in ESPP63PDF file
EN6958Persuasive communicationP63PDF file

Students will also have the opportunity to complete a teaching practicum in the English Language Centre (ELC) of City University.