The Department of English at Shaheed Benazir Bhutto University (SBBU), Sanghar Campus was established in September, 2016. It offers Bachelor of Studies in English (BS English). BS English is four years honors degree program. The Department of English aims at enhancing students’ linguistic and literary concepts. It encompasses Literature, Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Language. Literature develops students’ critical thinking and helps them to understand elements of poetry such as basic rhythms, meters, and rhyme schemes; uses of metaphor; the conventions of poetic forms and in prose genres (fiction, drama, satire): plot, setting, character, theme, irony, and argument.
On the other hand, linguistics enables students to understand internal structure of language and analyse various written and spoken discourse in their linguistics context In linguistics, students study the languages scientifically. Moreover, the Department of English endeavors at boosting students’ professional training in the field of English Language Teaching.
The Department of English also allows teachers to develop their understanding of the various theoretical and practical issues which have impact on the field of language teaching. It places particular emphasis on the notion of informed and critical teaching and the need for the teachers to mediate between theory and practice in constructing pedagogies according to specific teaching-learning context.
The Department of English has also designed various courses (Technical report Writing, English Composition, and Communication Skills) for the students of Department of Information Technology and Department of Business Administration. The courses fulfill the needs of them so that they can be able to perform well in their professions. Dedicated, distinguished, and competent faculty of Department of English also motivate students to attend research oriented seminars, workshops, and conferences. These activities help students to strengthen in critical, creative and research based abilities. Last but not least, the field of English opens path towards prosperity and is a passport to success.
Incharge & Lecturer
MS(English Linguistics),M.A(English Literature) from University of Sindh Jamshoro & M.Ed from AIOU Islamabad
Ph.D (Islamic Studies) from University of Karachi
Lecturer (Pakistan Studies)
M.phil(Pakistan Studies) from Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur