BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ENGLISH (HONOURS)

COURSE DURATION: 3 YEARS
TOTAL SEMESTER: 6
SEMESTER PER YEAR: 2 SEMESTERS

COURSE OVERVIEW

The B. A. English (honours) course at KIIT (Deemed to be University) is designed to provide its students training in relevant apprehensions in English Literature and Language studies. The objective of the course is to inculcate among the students the ability to analyze, appreciate, understand and critically engage with literary texts written in English Language and other associated relevancies, approaching them from literary, theoretical perspectives, and practical points of human concerns; and with a clear understanding of locations. The purpose of the B. A. (Honours) course in English, under the semester system (CBCS), is to offer an undergraduate student of English Literature both basic and specialized training at an advanced level. The choice of the course by the students assumes that the student has already made a commitment to higher learning, and is training either for an academic career or for one that will utilize expertise in area studies.

The programme at KIIT University lists the array of B. A. Hons. programmes that the university offers and describes the course requirements for earning each of these degrees. It details the course curricula and the procedures and policies that govern undergraduate students. Students registered for the B. A. programme are advised to familiarize themselves with the requirements and the policies governing the award of the degree.

Syllabus

Semester

Course

Course Type

Credit

Subject

Title of the Paper

Course Code

Maximum Marks

Semester I

CC I

Core Course (Honours Subject)

6

English Paper I British Poetry and Drama 14th Century to 17th Century

ENBC001

100

CC II

Core Course (Honours Subject)

6

English Paper II Indian Classical Literature

ENBC0015

100

AECC I

Ability Enhancement Compulsory

4

Allied Subjects of Honours Discipline (Communicative English/ Media and Information Literacy) Communicative English

ENBA001A

100

AECC II

Ability Enhancement Compulsory

4

ENVS Environmental Studies

ENC002

100

SEC I

Skill Based

4

Foreign Languages
(French/ German/ Spanish, Chinese, Japanese Etc.)
French

ENS003A

100

 

Total Credits

24

Total Number of Papers= 5

Total Marks

 

500

ABBREVIATIONS USED

  • Subject Category
  • Core Course: CC
  • Elective Course
  • Generic Elective: GE
  • Discipline Specific Elective: DSE (Discipline Centric Elective: DCE)
  • Ability Enhancement Elective Courses: AEEC
  • Skill Enhancement Courses: SEC
  • Ability Enhancement Compulsory Courses: AECC
  • Dissertation/ Project/ Grand Viva
  • Subjects
  • MIL: Media and Information Literacy
  • ENVS: Environmental Studies
  • Course Code Recognition

Subject Course Type Numerical Identification: English Bachelors Core Course Numerical Identification
Ex.: ENMC001