The course on Contemporary Thoughts in English Language Education is interdisciplinary in nature. Locating English language education in post-colonial era, this course takes in the discourses of politics of post-colonial English, globalization and English and English in South Asia. English has been in Nepal for more than 200 years and it has influenced Nepalese society in many different ways. The course encourages the students to conduct research applying the theories of post-colonialism to understand the impacts of English in different aspects of our life. The course is divided into four modulesā” theories of post-colonialism, politics of English, English and globalization and English in South Asia.

Module 1:  Theories of post-colonialism

Module 2:  Politics of English

Module 3:  English and globalization

Module 4:  English in South Asia