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English Non Degree

ENGLISH SUPPORT UNIT

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The growth of Kenyatta University as a world class University has seen an increase in the number of foreign students. These are students who need to learn English as a Foreign Language. There are also other students who need to improve their competence in the English Language. In view of this, this course is designed to assist those who wish to learn basic English and those that need to improve their English Skills.

Rationale

Many of the foreign students at Kenyatta University come from a language background where English is not the medium of instruction, yet English is the Medium of instruction in all the University programs. The English Support Unit is meant to help such students acquire the basic English Skills.>>Read More<<


CERTIFICATE IN INTENSIVE ENGLISH

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English language is one of the principal media of international communication as it is the language that is used in business dealings, scholarship, information and technology among others. Many activities in the modern world seem to be organized through the medium of the English Language. This is the case even in countries that have been traditionally non-English speaking. It is with this view in mind that courses should be designed to meet the needs of those who wish to advance their learning of English whether such learners come from within or outside Kenya.

Rationale

Many people lack basic skills in the English language in spite of its important role as a medium of communication in the present day world. These include students to whom English is a foreign language as well as those who have a secondary school certificate but have not attained adequate proficiency in the language to enable them undertake regular programmes at the university and other tertiary institutions.>>Read More<<

 

 

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 March 2015 12:44