Linguistics and African Languages
Aims and Objectives
The Undergraduate programme in the Linguistics and African Languages has two major
- To provide a broad, general training in tneoren and applied Linguistics;
- To help students achieve an awareness of language systems in general and languages in particular. The department a fundamental understanding of the changing linguistic environment in students live, so that they can apply knowledge to various problems of communication. To achieve these ,students are encouraged to take language-related courses in English, Sociology and History .
The Department offers programmes leading to the award of both the Single Honours Degree and the Honours Degree. Courses are available for the award B.A. (Combined Honours) .Degree in Linguistics/Edo Language and literature and B.A. (Combined Linguistics/lgbo language and literature as B.ED/ Linguistics/lgbo. It is hoped that programmes in Nigerian languages will be introduced as soon as available.