Welcome to SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES

Dr. (Mrs) Udensi Ukamaka J.

Dean,
SCHOOL OF LANGUAGES

Welcome to the School of Languages where we promote Language, the most powerful emblems of social behavior.


About

The School of Languages of Federal College of Education (Technical), Umunze presently is the last born of the institution. It was as if it came up in 2011/2012 academic session when least expected. The school is made up of two departments – English Department and Igbo Department.
The idea behind the establishment of the school is to train students who are sound to offer degree courses in the institution. The school started with about fifty students and eighteen academic staff. The first and second academic years of the school were headed by the following persons:

  • Dr. Mrs. Udensi, Ukamaka. J Dean
  • Mr. Onyeagba, Chukwuemeka, C HOD English
  • Mrs. Okpalike, Bridget. I HOD Igbo

2013/2014 and 2014/2015 academic years were headed by:

  • Mr Onyeagba, Chukwuemeka, C Dean
  • Mr Ezeme, Titus. S. HOD English
  • Miss Onunkwo, Benedette. N. HOD Igbo

2015/2016 academic year is headed by:

  • Dr. Mrs. Udensi, Ukamaka. J Dean
  • Mrs. Okafor, Amaka Mary HOD English
  • Mrs. Okpalike, Bridget. I HOD Igbo

Presently the School offers a three year programme that leads to award of NCE in:
  • English/Igbo Education
  • Igbo/English Education
  • English/Social Studies
The school has the population of six hundred and eighty students (680)
With an academic work – force of twenty five lecturers, the school extends its services to other departments in the institution. Such departments include:
  • General Studies Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Primary Education Development
  • Library Information Science
  • Education Management Policy
Man is a language and political animal. The secret of one’s intellectual and social success both in the university and outside university depend on ones positive communicative competence. In fact ones perception and expression of the reality around one depend on ones knowledge of words to express them. A command of language will improve the process of one’s mind. It will give one assurance, build ones confidence, lend colour to ones personality and increases ones popularity.
The School of Languages aims at assisting students acquire positive communicative competence that promotes intelligibility.

Vision

To make students become confident and competent in the use of spoken and written English and Igbo Languages.

Mission

To engage well qualified motivated staff to expose the trainees to the four language skills.