M.A. in English for Professional and International Communication
The philosophy of the MA in English for Professional and International Communication (EPIC) is to ensure that participants gain a profound theoretical and practical understanding of what is required to communicate in professional settings.
Graduates from this program will be equipped with an advanced level of English combined with a high level of ability to communicate in the workplace as well as equipped with the tools needed to be able to analyze and use English in various professional settings. Graduates will have a competitive edge in the job market.
In order to achieve this, this English-medium program focuses on professionalism involving:
1. theoretical and practical concepts in communication, intercultural awareness and high English skills;
2. interpersonal skills including developing leadership and goal-orientation, and understanding different working styles
3. critical, analytical and creative thinking as well as researching skills to develop problem solving skills essential for the workplace.
4. the use of technology to prepare participants for the English medium workplace typical of the computer-mediated, globalized economy