Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science
The English Language Teaching Unit is part of the Veterinary Medical Education unit of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science. The ELTU has been in existence at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science since 1987, and runs the following programmes annually.
Pre-sessional orientation programme which includes an English Language learning component of 200 hours
VMEU 111 30 hrs
VMEU 121 30 hrs
VMEU 211 15 hrs
VMEU 221 15 hrs
VMEU 311 15 hrs
VMEU 321 15 hrs
The objectives of the above courses in general
Regular end- semester evaluation
A minimum ‘C’ grade pass at the 5th end semester examination is mandatory for the award of the BVSc.
The English Language Teaching Programme in the faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science consists of an Intensive English Language Programme and on-going English Programme.
The intensive English Language programme –10- 12 weeks or 200 hours.
During the 1st and second semesters the emphasis is on understanding lectures – Towards this end vocabulary items, reading material on relevant topics, writing on relevant tasks are included.