English, SiSwati and French
The languages department offers courses in English Language, SiSwati and French to
prospective teachers who are undergraduate students in the College. his department
concerns itself with equipping prospective teachers with academic skills so that
they attain proficiency in the language in order to be able to use English in a variety
of contexts. This department does not only concern itself with teachers of English
but also addresses the academic needs of students in all the faculties. The programme
communication skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening.
The overall mission of the department of Languages is to promote competence in the three Languages among prospective teachers. Specifically, the prospective teachers receive instruction on subject matter content, teaching methodology, classroom management and planning and conducting of instruction at classroom level. The department therefore prides itself with producing highly competent teachers to enrich the teaching fraternity in Swaziland.
The department will, in the academic year 2017/18, offer French and English as a subject combination in the Secondary Teacher’s Diploma.
The first Primary Teacher’s Diploma holders majoring in French and English were conferred in 2015/16.