Firstly, this course focuses on developing the students' speaking skills to enable them to communicate effectively and confidently in group discussion and in a variety of social interactions. Secondly, it is designed to provide students with appropriate reading skills to comprehend a variety of texts and thirdly, the students are equipped with effective presentation skills as a preparation for academic and work purposes.

English 2 (Science) is designed specifically for pre-diploma science students intending to pursue a diploma programme in the polytechnic. Students are taught to employ neccessary language skills to listen and comprehend audio texts, describe places of interest and gadgets and also provide information in a written form. Student-centred activities are carried out to enable students to communicate effectively as well as, meeting the required standards of English courses at the diploma level.