Course Structure

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

Course Structure

Semester 2

Professional Communication

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

Course Structure

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

Course Structure

Semester 4

History of English Language


Canadian Literature

Environmental Science and Sustainability

Elective A

Open Elective A*

Life Skills-II

Amrita Values Programme II

Course Structure

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

Course Structure

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)

Course Structure

Semester 7


English Literature: Chaucer to 19th Century

New Literatures In English

Shakespeare Studies

Course Structure

Semester 8

Literary Theory-I

English Poetry: 19th Century

Indian Literatures In Translation

Elective I

Research Methodology for Language and Literature

Course Structure

Semester 9

Literary Theory-II

English Poetry: 20th Century

Modern English Drama

Elective II

Elective III

Course Structure

Semester 10

Film Studies European Fiction Writing From the Margins Elective IV


Practical course titled ‘Current Affairs and Debate’


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.

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


(Common to all UG, Integrated Programme)


Basic Statistics

Creative Writing for Beginners

Desktop Support and Services

Development Journalism

Digital Photography

Emotional Intelligence

Essence of Spiritual Literature

Film Theory

Fundamentals of Network Administration

Gender Studies

Glimpses of Indian Economy and Polity

Graphics and Web-designing Tools

Green Marketing

Healthcare and Technology

History of English Literature

Indian Writing in English

Industrial Relations and Labour Welfare

Introduction to Ancient Indian Yogic and Vedic Wisdom

Introduction to Computer Hardware

Introduction to Event Management

Introduction to Media

Introduction to Right to Information Act

Introduction to Translation

Linguistic Abilities

Literary Criticism and Theory

Macro Economics

Managing Failure

Media Management

Micro Economics

Micro Finance, Small Group Management and Cooperatives

New Literatures

Non-Profit Organisation

Personal Effectiveness

Perspectives in Astrophysics and Cosmology

Principles of Marketing

Principles of Public Relations

Science, Society and Culture

Statistical Analysis

Teamwork and Collaboration

The Message of Bhagwad Gita

Understanding Travel and Tourism


Vistas of English Literature

Web-Designing Techniques

Organic Farming

Basic Legal Awareness on Protection of Women & Rights


(Common to all UG, Integrated Programme)

Message from Amma’s Life for the Modern World

Lessons from the Ramayana

Lessons from the Mahabharata

Lessons from the Upanishads

Message of the Bhagavad Gita

Life and Message of Swami Vivekananda

Life and Teachings of Spiritual Masters India

Insights into Indian Arts and Literature

Yoga and Meditation

Kerala Mural Art and Painting

Course on Organic Farming and Sustainability

Benefits of Indian Medicinal Systems

Temple Mural Arts in Kerala

Organic Farming in Practice

Ayurveda for Lifestyle Modification

Life Style and Therapy using Yoga


(Common to all UG, Integrated Programme)






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-inlabs project done over a period of two semesters.