In today’s global world, the importance of English cannot be denied and ignored since English is the most common language spoken everywhere & also it is the official language in a large number of countries. With the help of developing technology, English has been playing a major role in many sectors including medicine, engineering and education. It is the dominant business language and it has become almost a necessity for people to speak English if one has to enter a global workforce.
After completing this course, the learner will be able to:
develop listening skills;
develop speaking skills;
develop reading skills;
develop writing skills.
This course will also focus on elements of language – Grammar and Vocabulary. The Special efforts will be made to enrich the vocabulary of students.
Saumya Rajan is currently working as Regional Director, National Institute of Open Schooling Regional Office, Pune, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. She is a D.Phil. in English Literature from the University of Allahabad and trained in Incorporating Gender Concerns in Public Policy from the Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi, India. She is certified in Global Diplomacy- Diplomacy in the Modern World from the University of London and SOAS, University of London. She has availed National and Central Research Scholarships for her academic excellence. A Gold Medalist right from her school to university, she has been widely published in international journals and magazines of repute. Her books - Common Shadows, Guerilla Ignition, USA and New World Order of Postmodernism in the Plays of Harold Pinter : Pause at Play, Penguin-Partridge, UK- are out for English literature enthusiasts. She can be reached at :- www.saumyarajan.com, www.saumyarajanspaces.blogspot.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. In order to obtain Senior Secondary (12th) passing certificate from NIOS, the learners are required to
enroll in minimum five subjects including one or maximum two languages on SWAYAM. For examination
and certification the learners must also enroll with NIOS
2. The admission in NIOS is done through online mode only. The learner can visit the official website of
NIOS i.e., www.nios.ac.in or www.sdmis.nios.ac.in . The learner can also visit the Regional Centre or
nearest AI (study Centre) or designated Common Service Centre (CSC), the list of which is available on
the website and take help for online admission in NIOS.