SYLLABUS AND COURSES OF READING FOR

  1. A IN LINGUISTICS AND ENGLISH LITERATURE

The following is a proposed semester wise list of courses

Semester Code Course Title Credit Hrs
 

 

1st

ENG-5101 Academic Discourse 3
ENG-5102 Phonetics and Phonology 3
ENG-5103 Introduction to Language & Linguistics 3
ENG-5104 History of English Literature 3
ENG-5105 Poetry-I 3
 

 

2nd

ENG-5201 Sociolinguistics 3
ENG-5202 TESOL 3
ENG-5203 Literary Criticism 3
ENG-5204 Classical Drama 3
ENG-5205 Victorian English Novels 3
 

 

3rd

ENG-6301 Stylistics 3
ENG-6302 Poetry-II 3
ENG-6303 Shorter Fiction 3
ENG-6304 Prose 3
ENG-6305 Research Methodology 3
ENG-6306 Semantics 3
 

 

4th

ENG-6401 Pragmatics 3
ENG-6402 Modern Drama 3
ENG-6403 Modern English Novels 3
ENG-6404 Introduction to Morphology & Syntax 3
ENG-6405 Comprehensive Oral Examination S/U
ENG-6406 Internship S/U
ENG-6407 Thesis (optional) 6

N.B: Students may opt two elective courses in lieu of thesis from the following list.

ENG-6408 Psycholinguistics 3
ENG-6409 Discourse Analysis 3
ENG-6410 Creative Writing 3
ENG-6411 Post-Colonial Literature 3
ENG-6412 American Literature 3
ENG-6413 Pakistani English Literature 3

BS English programme

Semester-Wise Breakup

YEAR ONE – SEMESTER ONE

Codes Course Title Credits
ENG-3101 English Language in Use (C) 3+0
ISD-3102 Islamic Studies (C) 2+0
EDU-3103 Education (G) 3+0
KAS-3104 Kashmir Studies (G) 3+0
ENG3105 Introduction to English Poetry & Drama (F) 3+0
ENG-3106 Introduction to Linguistics (F) 3+0
Total 17

 

YEAR ONE – SEMESTER TWO

Code Course Title Credits
ENG-3201 English for Academic Reading & Writing (C) 3+0
PKS-3202 Pakistan Studies (C) 2+0
AUQ-3203 Arabic for Understanding Quran (G) 3+0
LAW-3204 Introduction to Law (G) 3+0
ENG-3205 Phonetics & Phonology (F) 3+0
ENG-3206 History of English Literature-I (Medieval to Romantics) (F) 3+0
                                                                                          Total 17

 

YEAR TWO – SEMESTER THREE

Code Course Title Credits
ENG-4101 English Communication Skills (C) 3+0
COM-4102 Introduction to Computing & IT (C) 3+0
EDS-4103 Everyday Science (G) 3+0
PSY-4104 Psychology (G) 3+0
ENG-4105 Introduction to English Novel, Short Story & Prose (F) 3+0
ENG-4106 Introduction to Morphology (F) 3+0
Total        18

 

YEAR TWO – SEMESTER FOUR

Code Course Title Credits
ENG-4201 Advance Academic Reading and Writing (C) 3+0
HRC-4202 Human Rights and Citizenship (C) 3+0
IRS-4203 International Relations (G) 3+0
PAS-4204 Public Administration (G) 3+0
ENG-4205 History of English Literature II (19th Century Realism up to Contemporary Times (F) 3+0
ENG-4206 Syntax (F) 3+0
Total 18

 YEAR THREE – SEMESTER FIVE

Code Course Title Credits
ENG-5101 Visionary Discourse (C) 3+0
ENG -5102 Literary Criticism-I (M) 3+0
Major Courses: (A minimum of 4 courses are to be selected from the list)
ENG -5103 Classical Poetry (M) 3+0
ENG -5104 Novel-I (M) 3+0
ENG -5105 Research Methodology (M) 3+0
ENG -5106 Testing & Evaluation (M) 3+0
ENG -5107 Sociolinguistics (M) 3+0
ENG -5108 Introduction to Semantics (M) 3+0
  Total 18

YEAR THREE – SEMESTER SIX

Code Course Title Credits
ENG-5201 Literary Theory & Criticism (M) 3+0
ENG-5202 Classics in Drama (M) 3+0
ENG-5203 Romantic & Victorian Poetry (M) 3+0
ENG-5204 Stylistics (M) 3+0
ENG-5205 Pragmatics (M) 3+0
ENG-5206 Psycholinguistics (M) 3+0
Total 18

 YEAR FOUR – SEMESTER SEVEN

Literature:

Code Course Title Credits
Core Courses
ENG-6101-a Modern Poetry (M) 3+0
ENG-6102-a American Literature (M) 3+0
ENG-6103-a South Asian Literature (M) 3+0
ENG-6104-a Translation theory & Literary Studies (M) 3+0
Elective Courses ( A minimum of 1 course is to be selected from the list)
ENG-6105-a American Drama (M) 3+0
ENG-6106-a Afro-American Literature (M) 3+0
ENG-6107-a Continental Literature (M) 3+0
ENG-6108-a Pakistani Literature in English 3+0
Total 15

 Linguistics:

Code Course Title Credits
Core Courses
ENG-6101-b Language Teaching Methodologies (M) 3+0
ENG-6102-b Discourse Analysis (M) 3+0
ENG-6103-b Second Language Acquisition (M) 3+0
ENG-6104-b Research Methods in Linguistics (M) 3+0
Elective Courses ( A minimum of 1 course is to be selected from the list)
ENG-6105-b Translation Studies (M) 3+0
ENG-6106-b Media Discourse Analysis (M) 3+0
ENG-6107-b World Englishes (M) 3+0
Total 15

 YEAR FOUR – SEMESTER EIGHT

Literature:

Code Course Title Credits
Core Courses
ENG-6201-a 20th Century Fiction & Nonfiction 3+0
ENG-6202-a Literary Criticism II (M) 3+0
ENG-6203-a Postcolonial Literature (M) 3+0
Elective Courses ( A minimum of 2 courses are to be selected from the list)
ENG-6204-a Literary Movements (M) 3+0
ENG-6205-a Literary Stylistics (M) 3+0
ENG-6206-a Emerging Forms of Literature (M) 3+0
ENG-6207-a Thesis (M) 6+0
Total 15

 Linguistics:

Code Course Title Credits
Core Courses
ENG-6201-b Creative Writing 3+0
ENG-6202-b Applied Linguistics (M) 3+0
ENG-6203-b Language Culture & Identity (M) 3+0
Elective Courses ( A minimum of 2 courses are to be selected from the list)
ENG-6204-b Genre Analysis (M) 3+0
ENG-6205-b English for Specific Purposes (M) 3+0
ENG-6206-b Anthropological Linguistics 3+0
ENG-6207-b Thesis (M) 6+0
Total 15

 

Note: Thesis course in the last semester is equal to two courses. The students who have 3CGPA at the end of the 7th semester will be eligible to take Thesis course.