Do you want a deeper understanding of language as an important bridge for many cultures across the globe? ARU gives you the chance to study the evolution of English to understand its impact and consequence in the nowadays world. This course will develop your knowledge of English, its nature, mechanics, and evolution. You’ll also have the chance to explore specialist skills like creative writing and Teaching English as a Foreign Language, opening up many new career options.
You’ll be introduced to many issues in applied linguistics and language studies, such as semantics, phonetics and phonology, then learn to apply them to a range of contexts. You’ll trace how the English language has developed and spread across the globe, splitting into different offshoots and 'new Englishes'. You’ll examine how language is used to shape and manipulate people's ideas and opinions, and how English is picked up as a first or second language by both children and adults.
Emagister’s website gives you the opportunity to ask for more information. An assessor will get in touch with you and help you decide if this bachelor is suitable for you.