Overview of The Department of Linguistics
The Department of Linguistics was established in University of Jordan in 1997. It offers one B.A. program in Applied English. This program started in the academic year 2004/2005. The primary goals of the program are to enhance the students' language skills (receptive and expressive) and to provide the Jordanian private and public sectors with professionals who can communicate in English in areas related to economy, finance, journalism, law, tourism, and medicine.