The course involves analyzing the literary texts ranging from Anglo-Saxon to Post-Modern period, both in historical and cultural perspectives. It requires the students to study literary theory & criticism for further in-depth learning.
The course will focus on training students to analyze English Literature beyond its traditional concepts which include the application of inter-disciplinary theories. The course will typically allow students to analyze literary texts ranging from history of different periods, and relate it to its cultural, social, historical and political contexts. Seminars and group discussions will provide a platform for interaction and exchange of ideas. Literature is a body of written works and its study help the students to develop an art of empathy for better understanding of the complex dynamic human relations; appreciation of works of art and literature and also awareness in critical thinking.
B.A. (Hons.) English
3 + 1 years’ programme. Course Structure for the programme of Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in English.
Per Semester any 2 out of the 6 Elective Offered, to be selected
Note: If course is not offered due to lack of adequate number of students, students of the same course will be transferred to other course on the basis of available seats as per the guidelines of the Academic Council.