Bethlehem University Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Faculty of Education - Department of Curriculum and Pedagogy

Bachelor of Education in Upper Basic Level - Teaching English Language

Program Learning Outcomes


Students are expected to be able to:

  • demonstrate awareness of  different literary works written in English or are translated into it
  • Exhibit proficiency in the four language skills
  • Distinguish   the  various theories and approaches that are most common in the field  of teaching   English language and literature
  • Recognize the characteristics and elements of various literary genres
  • Demonstrate awareness of the  theories of language acquisition and their practical use in the language classroom

Skills (Intellectual and Practical)

Students are expected to be able to:

  • use effectively the English language skills with clarity, coherence and persuasiveness
  • transform the theoretical knowledge  into  practical classroom application that promote the development of the students in the four language skills
  • design activities, lesson plans and assessment tools   that are appropriate to the students level,  and relevant to the curriculum and the objectives   
  • assess literary selection and use them to improve  students language skills, accuracy and   fluency
  • integrate literary selection into the curriculum to further students literary proficiencies
  • think critically, independently and creatively to evaluate forms and genres of literature
  • apply the basic principles of English language acquisition 


Students are expected to be able to:

  • demonstrate openness and appreciation of the different cultures and ideologies, religion practices and traditions reflected in the target language
  • Demonstrate interest in the target language system
  • follow up the up to date development the field of English language teaching
  • demonstrate positive attitudes toward English teaching and learning 
Bethlehem University Foundation
Phone: +1-202-526-6097
Fax: +1-202-526-6096
Washington, DC USA
Bethlehem University in the Holy Land
Phone: +972-2-274-1241
Fax: +972-2-274-4440
Bethlehem, Palestine