Departments
Department of Liberal Studies

DEPARTMENT OF LIBERAL AND GENERAL STUDIES

Mrs. Cynthia Derx Techie (Lecturer) Head of Department

MPhil English

INTRODUCTION

The Department of Liberal and General Studies services all the Schools in the CCTU.  It offers courses in Communication Skills, African Studies, Entrepreneurship, Research Methodology and the Access Course into the HND Programmes.

VISION

The vision of the department is to assist the University to train competent and enthusiastic graduates to contribute to job and wealth creation of the nation and also fit into any sector of the economy.

OBJECTIVES

The objective of the Department is to help students acquire:

    • Proficiency in the use of English and French languages
    • Technical skills in writing and reporting in order to communicate ideas effectively
    • Entrepreneurial skills to enhance job creation and self-employment
    • Assist access students acquire the requisite qualification in English language, Mathematics and Science to gain admission into HND programmes
    • Pedagogical skills for teaching profession to enhance their job acquisition.

STAFFING

The table below contains the details:


NAME


QUALIFICATION


DESIGNATION


Alhaji Abdulai


 


MBA General Management


Senior Lecturer


Uriah Stonewell Tetteh


MPhil English


Snr. Lecturer


Rosemary Akosah-Sarpong (Mrs.)


MPhil VOTEC


Lecturer


Cynthia DerxTakyi (Mrs.)


M.Phil English


Lecturer (Act Head)


Moses AhomkaYeboah


MBA Entrepreneurship & Small Enterprise Development


Lecturer


Mr. Kwame Tenadu


MEd. Educational Administration; MA Com. & Media Studies


Lecturer


FULL-TIME SUPPORTING STAFF


Alexander Azameti


 


MPhil Physical Education


Lecturer


Esther Amprofi Boham (Mrs.)


MPhil Guidance and Counseling


Lecturer


Nicholas Adu-Antwi


MSc. Mathematics


Lecturer


Kobina Badu Micah Edu-Buandoh


MSc. Civil Engineering


Lecturer


George Boafo


BSc. Mechanical Engineering


Assistant Lecturer


ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF


Stephanie Kitineta Commeh-Mensah (Mrs.)


HND Secretaryship and Mgt. Studies


Snr. Admin. Assistant


RECENT RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

    • Abdulai, A. & Ahomka Y. M. (2015). Entrepreneurship Education:  Assessing the effectiveness of the Module from Students’ perspective.  Academic Research Inteational. 6 (4): 295-309.
    • Yeboah, S. T., Horsu, E. N. & Abdulai, A. (2014) Usage of Whatsapp and Voice Calls (Phone Call): Preference of Polytechnic Students in Ghana. Science Joual of Business and Management, 2(4): 102-108
    • Yeboah Ahomka, M. & Kwamikorkor, M. C. (2013).  Examining Micro and Small Enterprises Expectations of Services Rendered by the National Board for Small Scale Industries in the Cape Coast Metropolis.  Inteational Joual of Innovative Research and Studies.Vol 2, 6.

FUTURE PLANS

    • Establishment of an Entrepreneurship Development and Training Centre to enhance students’ practical skills