M.A. (English)

Post Graduate Programmes

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Program Code 11103

Course Overview

  • Campus
  • Lucknow
  • Institute
  • Amity School of Languages, Lucknow
  • University
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh
  • Program Code
  • 11103
  • Eligibility
  • B.A. in English

  • Duration
  • 2 years
  • 1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.42
  • 1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • Fee Structure
  • Program Educational Objectives
  • Program Learning Outcomes
1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.42
  • Students shall demonstrate knowledge of literature in relation to trends, issues and concepts of British, American and Post Colonial Literatures
  • Students shall investigate texts and identify issues and themes in literary texts
  • Students shall be able to access primary and secondary resources through digital sources with added emphasis on digital learning.
  • Students shall thematically explore literary texts by applying different approaches e.g. romanticism, feminism, colonialism and structuralism etc.
  • Students shall be able to speak and write critically in response to literary texts.
  • Students shall be able to exhibit analytical thinking, reasoning skills and also demonstrate attitudes of integrity, tolerance and leadership skills.
  • Students shall be able to read literary texts from different critical standpoints.
  • Students shall be equipped with professional knowledge and behavioural skills to face personal, professional and social issues throughout their life. This will be reinforced through Professional Skills Development Activities.
  • Students shall acquire professional skills for publishing, teaching, advertising and human resources.
  • Students shall be able to demonstrate understanding of Literatures in English originating in different parts of the world.
  • Develop the ability to interpret textual details and ambiguities, employing a vocabulary of literary terms, theories and/or critical methods.
  • Inculcate the ability to advance a proposition or thesis, support claims with explicit reasoning and textual evidence; find, evaluate and cite secondary sources employing appropriate formatting parameters.
  • Instill the ability to use digital learning tools and platforms to enrich traditional learning.
  • Develop the skill to identify literary devices in an excerpt and elaborate them in a comprehensive manner foregrounding nuances of literature.
  • Analyse a text from various social, political, philosophical and theoretical perspectives and explicate hidden codes of a text.
  • Facilitate reading and experiencing various cultures and traditions all across the world and developing a broad World view.
  • Proficiency in oral and written communication in English and familiarity with other Foreign languages.
  • Develop Aptitude and Professional skills like research, teaching, publishing, content writing, soft skill training and advertising.
  • Ability to become a thorough professional and a sensitive individual possessing qualities like integrity, honesty, commitment, and perseverance .
  • Develop the skill to work efficiently and amicably in a team and also to take initiatives and lead a team in a productive manner.

Course Structure

  • 1st Year

Semester 1

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Greek and Latin Literature in Translation (PG) Core Courses 4 1 0 0 5.00 View
English Literature From Medieval Period to 17th Century (PG) Core Courses 4 1 0 0 5.00 View
Elizabethan and Jacobean Drama (PG) Core Courses 4 1 0 0 5.00 View
Restoration and Augustan Prose and Poetry (PG) Core Courses 4 1 0 0 5.00 View