Courses

Integrated Programme

Integrated B.A.-M.A. (English Language & Literature) (for Boys and Girls)

(Exit option with B.A. Degree after 6th Semester)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Duration:
FIVE Years - TEN Semesters

Eligibility:
10+2 any stream with 50% marks

COURSE STRUCTURE
Subject to Approval by the Academic council.
Semester 1
Communicative English
Language Paper 1
History of English Literature: The Pre-Chaucerian to The Jacobean
English Poetry: The Chaucerian to The Jacobean
English Prose: The Elizabethan to The Augustan
Introduction to Computing
Cultural Education I
Semester 2
Professional Communication
Language Paper II
History of English Literature: TheAugustan to The Victorian
English Poetry: The Augustan to The Victorian
English Prose: The Romantic to The Modern
Indian Writing In English - I
Cultural Education II
Semester 3
Communicative English (Advanced)
History of English Literature: The Late-Victorian to The Modern
American Literature
Life Writing-I
English Fiction: Victorian
Life Skills-I
Amrita Values Programme I
Semester 4
History of English Language
Shakespeare
Canadian Literature
Environmental Science and Sustainability
Elective A
Open Elective A*
Life Skills-II
Amrita Values Programme II
Semester 5
Elements of Literary Criticism
English Poetry: Modern
English Drama: Elizabethan to Victorian
Spiritual Literature
Phonetics and Grammar
Elective B
Live-in-Labs#/ Open Elective B*
Life Skills III
Semester 6
Methodology of Literary Studies and Humanities
Indian Writing In English-II
English Fiction: Modern
English Drama: Modern
Indian Aesthetics
Life Writing II
Project (for Exit- option students)
Semester 7
Linguistics
English Literature: Chaucer to 19th Century
New Literatures In English
Shakespeare Studies
Semester 8
Literary Theory-I
English Poetry: 19th Century
Indian Literatures In Translation
Elective I
Research Methodology for Language and Literature
Semester 9
Literary Theory-II
English Poetry: 20th Century
Modern English Drama
Elective II
Elective III
Semester 10
Film Studies European Fiction Writing From the Margins Elective IV
Dissertation
Practical course titled ‘Current Affairs and Debate’
Electives
Electives A and B
Creative Writing in English
Journalism and Mass Media
Teaching of English for Indian Students
Technical and Professional Writing

Electives I,II,III and IV
Postcolonial Poetry
Comparative Literature
Indian Literatures in English Translation
Latin American Writing
Indian Women Novelists in English
Methods of Teaching English Language
Translation Studies
Twentieth Century American Literature
* Two Open Elective courses are to be taken by each student, one each in the 4th and the 5th semesters, from the list of Open Electives offered by the School.
OPEN ELECTIVES LIST

# Students undertaking and registering for a Live-in-Lab project, can be exempted from registering for an Open Elective course in the fifth semester.

Electives listed above are only indicative. Actual Offering will depend on the number of students registering for the courses and availability of faculty.

School Administration reserves the right to modif y the subjects / curriculum / detailed syllabus as per the topical needs or changes in trends of the academic stream or industry requirements.

* One of the electives can be a Live-in-labs project done over a period of two semesters.