COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Indian Classics for the Twenty-First Century
Course Code: 
19HUM235
Year Taught: 
2019
Type: 
Elective
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Chennai
Coimbatore

Indian Classics for the Twenty-First Century is an elective course offered in the B. Tech. programs at the School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Unit 1

Introductory study of the Bhagavad Gita and the Upanishads.

Unit 2

The relevance of these classics in a modern age.

Unit 3 

Goals of human life - existential problems and their solutions in the light of these classics etc.

Reference(s)

  • The Bhagavad Gita, Commentary by Swami Chinmayananda

Evaluation Pattern

Assessment Internal External
Periodical 1 (P1) 15 -
Periodical 2 (P2) 15 -
*Continuous Assessment (CA) 20 -
End Semester - 50
*CA – Can be Quizzes, Assignment, Projects, and Reports.