English PhilologyJudging by the rankings published in “Perspektywy,” the leading Internet portal on education in Poland, this is the best English Philology programme you will find in Poland. The first-cycle (BA) full-time programme offers four specializations.
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The general academic programme allows students to polish their skills in using English and acquire comprehensive knowledge in English linguistics, literature and culture. English as a foreign language classes are held in small groups; students choose British or American English.
The teaching programme includes a version of the academic programme complemented by courses in psychology, pedagogy, and teaching English. Students, too, are required to complete internship in primary and secondary schools. In order to become a qualified teacher of English it is necessary to complete the MA programme in English studies.
The translation programme includes a version of the academic programme complemented by courses in translation and interpreting (liaison) as well as intercultural communication. The basic idea is to acquaint the students with the fundamental aspects of translating and the profession of a translator/interpreter. Classes are conducted mainly in English and also in Polish by experienced translators and interpreters.
The theatre and drama in English programme aims at providing students with a comprehensive knowledge of drama and theatre in English. It is unique in that it is the only theatre studies programme offered in English in Poland. It includes a version of the academic programme complemented by courses in the theory and history of theatre and performance as well as practically-oriented workshops. In this programme we closely follow research and teaching developed in the best academic theatre studies centres offering courses in English.
Full-time BA in English philology: Specializations
General academic specialization
The general academic programme is designed to provide students with the practical skills of English as well as expand and deepen their knowledge of linguistics, literature and culture.
During the first cycle of studies (BA) students who chose the teacher training programme are offered, apart from all the regular courses in English philology, classes in psychology, pedagogy, and methodology of teaching English as a foreign language.
This specialization has been designed to introduce students to translation as a process and as a profession
Theatre and Drama specialization
The Theatre and Drama specialization (Theatre and Drama in English) is designed to provide students with the practical skills of English and it will give them knowledge of the dramatic and theatrical practices in English.
The initial admission is for the programme—English Philology. Once admitted to the programme, students may apply for their specialization of choice.
For detailed information on the enrolment procedure for every B.A. or M.A. programme offered by the Faculty of English please see the Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań Online Admissions System. — link