Syllabus

GENERAL CURRICULUM

BA English

Part

Semester 1

Semester 2

I

Language Paper – I

Language  Paper– II

II

English – I

English – II

III

British Literature I

Indian Writing in English

Allied I : Background to the study of

               English Literature I

British Literature II

Regional Indian Literature in Translation

Allied II : Background to the study of

                English Literature II

IV

Non-Major Elective*:

Skill Based Subject : Soft Skill – I

Non-Major Elective*: 

Skill Based Subject : Soft Skill – II









Part

Semester 3

Semester 4

I

Language Paper III

Language Paper IV

II

English III

English IV

III

British Literature III

Modern English Language and Usage

Allied III: Myth and Literature

American Literature I

Film and Literature

Allied IV : Introduction to the Study of Language and Linguistics

IV

Non-major Elective : Environmental

Studies (Exam in IV Sem)

Skilled based Subject : Soft Skill – III

Non-major Elective : Environmental

Studies

Skilled based Subject : Soft Skill – IV









Part

Semester 5

Semester 6

III

American Literature II

Post-Colonial Literature in English I Australian Literature

Women’s Writing

Introduction to Literary Theories

Elective I : Practical Approach to Technical Writing

Contemporary Literature

Post-Colonial Literature in English II 

Canadian Literature

Shakespeare

Elective II : World Literature in Translation

Elective III : Journalism                 

V

Value Education

Extension Activities









Project work with research orientation should be taken up byeach student in the final year.

* For non-Tamil students: Tamil (Standard VI)