Department Head Message

It is a great pleasure to highlight the vision, objectives, and plans of this department. Ever since its inception in 2005/2006, it has sought to achieve excellence and distinction. As such, its teaching faculty members are among the best and highly-qualified in their respective fields.

The department offer two levels of degrees, an undergraduate level and a graduate level

– B.A. comprises (132) credit hours, covering all aspects of the English Language and Literature.

– M.A. is subdivided into two main tracks:-

– The thesis track, in which students write a thesis on a given topic in addition to covering (24) credit hours. The total is (33) hours.

– The comprehensive exam, track in which students must pass (33) credit hours in addition to passing a comprehensive examination in the three major fields in the program.

The Department encourages its staff members to participate in seminars and conferences in Jordan or abroad. The purpose behind this is to boost and upgrade the academic level of the staff members. Certainly this will be positively reflected in the quality of their academic and academic advising.

Head of the English Language and Literature Department
Dr. Norma Al-Zayed