- Language Laboratory
From the pages of history
The 30 console Multi-Media Language Laboratory of the department uses WordsWorth English Language lab software. It is highly helpful in developing the English language proficiency among the learners of English as a second language. It combines both the Instructor Led Training (ILT) and the Computer Based Training (CBT) to facilitate the language learning process. The programme consists of 3 progressive levels and has been structured to develop pronunciation, vocabulary and semantics of speech. Each study level helps in developing essential skills (LSRW - Listening, Speaking, and Reading & Writing) from elementary to the advance level. It assists the students in learning English and developing communication skills.
Initially it was established in the year 1979. It had the facility of hearing and listening to recorded speech. Lessons prepared by CIEFL were procured and practiced. Visual facility was added to the Laboratory in 2010 but only two computers were available, later it was upgraded to 10 booth Multi-media language laboratory software. It was equipped with Clarity version 7.0 English Communication Language lab, a network based teaching software enabling a teacher to remotely control, monitor, broadcast and assist students in learning and practicing basics of English grammar, comprehension, sentence formation and all sort of communication tools and techniques. The software equipped with a wide variety of interesting features as Student Demonstration, Net Movie, Virtual Recording, Paperless Examination, and Group Discussion, English Conversational Practices, English Grammar among others is installed in the library of the department at present. It helps the students in enhancing their communication skills and facilitates the teaching –learning process.
- Swaminathan Memorial Seminar Hall