The Department of English Language Teaching of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura has designed this course in response to a growing demand from students and professionals.
One year Diploma in English is offered by the Department of English Language Teaching of the University to address the growing demand of professionals and school leavers. The students who successfully complete the Certificate Course in English offered by the Department of English Language will also benefit, as they have a path to further enhance their competency in the target language.
By the end of this course the students are expected to:
Lectures and practical sessions will be conducted on
Sundays from 8.30 am to 3.30 pm
Duration: One year (450 hours- SLQF Level 03, NVQ Level 05)
Course Fee:Rs.40,000/-(Full payment must be paid at the time of the registration)
Any individual who is interested in enhancing his/her English Language competency.(Oral & written)
The objectives of the proposed Diploma in English are
Upon successful completion of this Diploma in English,
To be accepted to the Diploma in English, candidates should have
An interview will be held to examine the eligibility/ qualifications of the candidates.
|Module No.||Title of the Modules||No. of lecture hours||Credits||Evaluation|
|Module 1||Advanced Grammar||90||6||60% for final examination + 40% for continuous assessment|
|Module 2||Language Competency||90||6||60% for final examination + 40% for continuous assessment|
|Module 3||Language through Literature||90||6||60% for final examination + 40% for continuous assessment|
|Module 4||Oral competency||45||3||60% for final examination + 40% for continuous assessment|
|Extended Essay||135||9||60% for the final product + 40% for proposal presentation and final viva|
* Students can complete modules 1, 2, 3 and 4 covering 225 hours of face to face instructionsand exit the course with a Certificate in English. Those who wish to obtain the Diploma in English should complete modules 5 and 6 as well covering 450 hours of instructions altogether and obtain the Diploma in English