The importance of English language cannot be mitigated. Having clarity and accuracy of the English language gives confidence to the learner and opens doors to avenues otherwise out of reach. It is thus vital, that provisions be made to enhance the skills of the learners of this global language. Seeing the need of the hour, English language lab from, Words Worth, has been set up in DAV Institute of Management to provide the faculty and the students with a strong platform for practical training in the language. They are exposed to functional language in use and are familiarized with the many pronunciation styles that are vital in everyday usage of the English language in today’s world.
The language laboratory is an audio or audio-visual installation used as an aid in modern language teaching. Structured through three levels, each level is packed with 70 to 80 hours of intense interactive training, through rich audio-visual content alternating between ILT and CBT sessions. English Language Lab envelopes myriad facets of English Language, such as, Basic vocabulary and structures required for participating in day to day communication, Crafting balance between how to speak and what to say by developing better communication skills and grammatical accuracy, Enhancing verbal communication skills through free speech, role plays, activities and interaction, thus helping the learners become perfect professionals, Soft Skills to prepare learners for Campus Interviews, Interview Skills, Resume Writing, Writing Skills, Communication Skills, Telephone Etiquette, Email Etiquette, Personal Appearance and Hygiene, Group Discussions, Gradual upgradation of English language skills through a structured programme and Extensive Listening and Speaking Practice.
Innovative products such as digital multimedia control, wireless headsets and microphones, the interactive response pad, etc. are very useful for learners in learning languages for communication. The students pursuing Under Graduate Courses and Post Graduate Courses underwent the English LanguageLab module for rigorous 3 months and felt that whatever shortcomings they had faced, if any, were removed to a considerable extent and thus they were more confident and enterprising in their future assignments. Ms. Deepali Grover and Ms. Tajleen Kaur are taking care of English Language Lab.