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The School of Arts and Sciences, Amritapuri offers 5 Year Integrated M. A. English Program.

Highlights

  • Opportunities to learn foreign languages
  • A network-based teaching software
  • Facilitates teaching process, adds efficiency to learning
  • Each student has his/her own console with a headset
  • Listening, reading, writing & speaking
  • Helps students  listen, repeat, record and compare
  • Organization of Linguistic Content:  Six Workshops
    • Lesson Workshop
    • Cultural Workshop
    • Vocabulary Workshop
    • Grammar Workshop
    • Oral Workshop
    • Written Workshop

Activities comprise Dialogue, Sentence Pronunciation, Word Association, Crossword Puzzles, Role Play, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Sentence Practice, Error detection in pronunciation etc.

Curriculum

Course Schedule (Semesters 1 – 10)

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ENG101 Communicative English 2 0 2 3  
  Language Paper I 1 0 2 2  
18ELL101 History of English Literature: The PreChaucerian to The Jacobean 4 0 0 4  
18ELL102 English Poetry: The Chaucerian to The Jacobean 4 0 0 4  
18ELL103 English Prose: The Elizabethan to The Augustan 4 0 0 4  
18CSA104 Introduction to Computing 1 0 2 2 D
18CUL101 Cultural Education I 2 0 0 2 F
  Total   21  

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ENG121 Professional Communication 1 0 2 2  
  Language Paper II 1 0 2 2  
18ELL111 History of English Literature: The Augustan to The Victorian 4 0 0 4  
18ELL112 English Poetry: The Augustan to The Victorian 4 0 0 4  
18ELL113 English Prose: The Romantic to The Modern 4 0 0 4  
18ELL114 Indian Writing In English - I 3 0 0 3  
18CUL111 Cultural Education II 2 0 0 2  

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr
18ENG201 Communicative English (Advanced) 2 0 4 4  
18ELL201 History of English Literature: The Late- Victorian to The Modern 4 0 0 4  
18ELL202 American Literature 4 0 0 4  
18ELL203 Life Writing-I 4 0 0 4  
18ELL204 English Fiction: Victorian 4 0 0 4  
18SSK201 Life Skills-I 1 0 2 2  
18AVP201 Amrita Values Programme I 1 0 0 1 D
18AVP201 Amrita Values Programme I 1 0 0 1 F
  Total   23  

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL211 History of English Language 4 0 0 4  
18ELL212 Shakespeare 4 0 0 4  
18ELL213 Canadian Literature 4 0 0 4  
18ENV300 Environmental Science and Sustainability 3 0 0 3 H
  Elective A 3 0 0 3  
  Open Elective A 3 0 0 3 J
18SSK211 Life Skills-II 1 0 2 2 G
18AVP211 Amrita Values Programme II 1 0 0 1 F
  Total   24

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL301 Elements of Literary Criticism 4 0 0 4  
18ELL32 English Poetry: Modern 4 0 0 4  
18ELL303 English Drama: Elizabethan to Victorian 4 0 0 4  
18ELL304 Spiritual Literature 4 0 0 4
18ELL305 Phonetics and Grammar 4 0 0 4  
  Elective B 3 0 0 3  
18ELL390 Live - in - Lab/ Open Elective B 3 0 0 3 J
18SSK301 Life Skills III 1 0 2 2 G
  Total   28

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL311 Methodology of Literary Studies and Humanities 4 0 0 4  
18ELL312 Indian Writing In English-II 4 0 0 4  
18ELL313 English Fiction: Modern 4 0 0 4  
18ELL314 English Drama: Modern 4 0 0 4  
18ELL315 Indian Aesthetics 3 0 0 3  
18ELL316 Life Writing II 4 0 0 4  
    Total 23  
18ELL399 Project (for Exit-option students)   6  
    Total 29  

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL501 Linguistics 4 0 0 4  
18ELL502 English Literature: Chaucer to 19th Century 4 0 0 3  
18ELL503 New Literatures In English 4 0 0 4  
18ELL504 Shakespeare Studies 4 0 0 4  
    Total 16  

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL511 Literary Theory-I 4 0 0 4  
18ELL512 English Poetry: 19th 4 0 0 4  
18ELL513 Indian Literatures In English Translation 4 0 0 4  
  Elective I 3 0 0 3  
18ELL514 Research Methodology for Language and Literature 3 0 0 3  
    Total 18  

Semester 9

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL601 Literary Theory-II 4 0 0 4  
18ELL602 English Poetry: 20th Century 4 0 0 4  
18ELL603 Modern English Drama 4 0 0 4  
  Elective III 3 0 0 3  
  Elective II 3 0 0 3  
    Total 18  

Semester 10

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL611 Film Studies 3 0 0 3  
18ELL612 European Fiction 3 0 0 3  
18ELL613 Writing From the Margins 4 0 0 3  
18ELL611 Elective IV 3 0 0 3  
18ELL696 Dissertation   8  
18ELL697 Practical course titled ‘Current Affairs and Debate’ 0 0 2 1  
    Total 22  
  Total (for Exit- option students) 146    
  Total credits for the programme 214    

Electives

Electives A & B (any two)

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL231 Creative Writing in English 3 0 0 3
18ELL232 Journalism and Mass Media 3 0 0 3
18ELL233 Teaching of English for Indian Students 3 0 0 3
18ELL234 Technical and Professional Writing 3 0 0 3

Electives A & B (any two)

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18ELL531 Postcolonial Poetry 3 0 0 3  
18ELL532 Comparative Literature 3 0 0 3  
18ELL533 Cultural Studies 3 0 0 3  
18ELL534 Latin American Writing 3 0 0 3  
18ELL535 Indian Women Novelists in English 3 0 0 3  
18ELL536 Methods of Teaching English Language 3 0 0 3  
18ELL537 Translation Studies 3 0 0 3  
18ELL538 Twentieth Century American Literature 3 0 0 3  

Languages

Paper I

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18HIN101 Hindi I 1 0 2 2  
18KAN101 Kannada I 1 0 2 2  
18MAL101 Malayalam I 1 0 2 2  
18SAN101 Sanskrit I 1 0 2 2  

Paper II

Course Code Course Title L T P Cr ES
18HIN111 Hindi II 1 0 2 2  
18KAN111 Kannada II 1 0 2 2  
18MAL111 Malayalam II 1 0 2 2  
18SAN111 Sanskrit II 1 0 2 2  

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Degree: 
Integrated Degree
School: 
School of Arts and Sciences
Campuses: 
Amritapuri