B.Ed (Hons) in English

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Required results - A/L Passes in three subjects (with English as a subject) at G.C.E (Advanced Level) examination (Sri Lanka/London) with minimum entry qualification specified by UGC, or Passes in three subjects at G.C.E (Advanced Level) Examination (in English medium) in any discipline with minimum entry qualification specified by UGC
Required results - O/L -

A pass in the aptitude test conducted by the Institute

June Intake

Time Duration Four years full-time program
Lecture dates and time

Weekdays / Weekends

Qualification from (University/ Taff) SLIIT - Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Fees informations -
Fees - Annually -
Fees - Per Semester Rs. 150,000 (+ Taxes)
Fees - Per Month -
Fees - Per Subject -
Locations Malabe

Year 1: Semester 1
Philosophical Foundation in Education
ICT for Education
General English
Study Skills
Introduction to English Language and Grammar
Basic Concepts in English Language Teaching
Introduction to English Literature

Year 1: Semester 2
Psychological Foundation of Education
Teaching Methods – General &Special
Sociological Foundation of Education
Background to Literary Periods
Academic Reading and Writing

Year 2: Semester 1
Comparative Education
Guidance and Counselling
Measurement and evaluation
Structure of English I (Phonetics, Phonology and Phonological Processes)
Romantic Poetry
Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL)
Structure of English II (Morphology and Syntax)

Year 2: Semester 2
Value Education
Management of Learning
Aesthetic Education
Educational Planning
Introduction to American Literature and Civilization
Teaching: Reading, Writing and Vocabulary
Sri Lankan Literature in English

Year 3: Semester 1
Soft Skills for Teachers
Child Rights
Physical Education
ELT Curriculum Design
Teaching: Listening and Speaking
Victorian Literature
Discourse Analysis
Tertiary Education

Year 3: Semester 2
Lifelong Education
Portfolio and Teaching Practice
Tertiary Education
Literary Theory in English
Second Language Acquisition and ESL in Sri Lanka
Shakespeare Studies
Lesson Planning and ELT Material Development Mechanics

Year 4: Semester 1
Research Methods
Curriculum Theory and Practice
World Literature in English
Study of Linguistics: Applied/Socio/Psycholinguistics
Augustun Literature
Women Writers

Year 4: Semester 2
Practicum (Teaching Practice)

Award B.Ed (Hons) in English
Double Major Options -
Career paths -
SLIIT- Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Academic centers SLIIT - Sri Lankan Institute of Information Technology
Pathway Options Upon completion of this programme, the graduate will not only be able to join the public sector but also will be highly sought after by the private sector since the medium of instruction of this degree programme is English. A graduate has the potential for employability in positions where the basic requirement is an undergraduate (Hons) degree. In the event of a graduate wanting to pursue a career as an academic, there is a possibility of enrolling either in a Masters' in Education (M.Ed.) or Masters' in Philosophy (M. Phil.) programme.