Master of Arts

Duration : 2  years

Total Seats: 30

Eligibility : Graduate with 50% in English Literature

Curriculum:

Semester - I

Course1      Chaucer to Renaissance

Course2      Jacobean to Restoration Age

Course3      Neo-Classicism and the Rise of the Novel

Course4      Any one of the following options :

i. English Phonetics and Phonology

ii. Shakespeare

iii. European Drama

Semester - II

Course1      The Romantic Age

Course2      Victorian Poetry and Prose

Course3      19th Century British and European Fiction

Course4      Any one of the following options:

                      i. Indian writing in English

                      ii. Modern Indian Literature in Translation

                      iii. Modern English Grammar and usage

Semester - III

Course IX      Literary Criticism

Course X       20th Century Literature

Course XI      European Literature

Course XII     Any one of the following options :

                        a) American Literature

                        b) Modern British Literature

                        c) Modern Canadian Fiction

Semester - IV

Course XIII    Literary Theory

Course XIV   World Literature in English

Course XV    Contemporary Drama

Course XVI   Any of the following options :

(i)   Post-colonial Writing

(ii)  Literature, Gender and Feminism

(iii) Language and Linguistics