Greenwich University

Associate Of Science - (English)




Credit Hours60

Program Duration2 Years

Program Overview

The Associate program in English is one in which students are prepared in the fields of literature, poetry, and critical theory. Typical program includes general education courses as well as core courses covering literary forms, phonetics, novel, drama, and semantics.


12 Years of Education

Job Market

Career opportunities exist in business, communications, education, government and civic organizations for associate degree holders. Graduates with an associate degree may wish to further their education by enrolling in a bachelor's degree program. The Associate of Studies in English degree program provides a strong basis and foundation for those who want to pursue an English baccalaureate degree program.

Foundation Courses

Placement in this course is subject to the result of the University Placement Test) This course focuses on all four skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening in general, and writing in particular at elementary level. With an ordered and integrated approach, the course strengthens students’ communicative competence in the English language. The learners are expected to be users of the language in informal as well as formal contexts with a sense of accommodation for new ideas.
(Placement in this course is subject to the result of the University Placement Test) This course focuses on understanding of the English language to prepare the students at intermediate level of language skills including reading, writing, speaking and listening.

Module I

A course in reading, writing, reflection and discussion, emphasizing rhetorical analysis and strategies for focusing, developing, and organizing writing. Special attention is also given to strategies for writing, revising and editing. In all, the course implies a general introduction to the principles of writing with emphasis on writing process, thesis, context, purpose and audience.
Pakistan Studies or History
Religious Studies or Ethics
Communication Skills
Computing Essentials

Module II

Short Fictional Narrative
This course aims to provide descriptive, analytical and applied knowledge about the sound system of English and also identify the problems of English pronunciation.
Environmental Science
Literary Forms and Movements
Phonetics and Phonology

Module III

Prose Non-Fiction
Rise of Novel (18-19 Century)
Classical & Renaissance Drama
Shakespeare Studies I

Module IV

Modern Drama
Shakespeare Studies II
Academic Reading & Writing
Literary Theory & Criticism I
Pedagogical Grammar

Program Features

Courses 20
Duration 2 Years
Level Associate