Department of English
Head of Department
Dr. Basma harbey
The Department of English was opened with the establishment of the College of Languages in 1987 after it split from the college of Arts, to form a college that is concerned with the study of foreign languages, This department is opened to meet the needs of the various government directorates of specialized staff in the fields of language, literature and translation, and the scientific curriculum have been prepared by methods of the latest study in the colleges of the developed world as the distribution of textbooks is of two types ,the first are unified global books taught in most universities of the world, and the second consisting of books by experienced and competent professors in the field of English language and literature. The department is also inexhaustible for constant contact with all the new world versions that deal with everything related to the curriculum of the department. A lot of students are graduated from This department holding the bachelor’s degree in English as well as many students of master’s degrees to supplement the scientific movement in the country, as well as hoping to open a study for a doctorate in language, literature and translation.
The department includes a number of specialized professors who have a long history in their fields and who do not hoard knowledge or effort to be in the best levels and to move forward to be always in the foreground.
One of the activities of professors in the department is doing the translation of multiple documents in collaboration with the Consulting Office for Languages and Translation at the college of languages.
What the department is doing from the scientific activities ,seminars and conferences is to raise the level of students and to serve our beloved Iraq to let those in the society be the interface in the process of life for the further future