A brief outline of Indian history from prehistoric times to the present times.
Contributions of India to world culture and civilization: Indian Philosophy and Religion;Art and Literature; Physical and Social Sciences.
Modern India: Challenges and Possibilities.
Scientific and technological progress in post-independence era; Socio-cultural and political movements after independence; Challenges before the nation today - unemployment – corruption – degradation of cultural and moral values - creation of a new system of education; Creation of a modern and vibrant society rooted in traditional values.
Modern Indian Writing in English: Trends in Contemporary Indian Literature in English