30 computers in LAN with a Server with SNet and Clarity software which is used to improve Spoken English.
Broadband connection to all the systems which makes internet research available free for the UG (Assignments and Seminars), PG and Research students.
Enables blended teaching/ ICT aided teaching
Aids in imparting Spoken English Skills to the Non-Major Elective students
Augments the learning of linguistics in BA & MA students
Extensively used to impart Personality Traits in all the students through Power Point Presentations as part of Soft Skills classes
Around 200 books and a few journals
Separate learning material section for advanced learners
An exhaustive Question bank for department subjects
Our department students securing University ranks in the past
First Rank in BA (2013).
First Rank in M.A. (2015).
Second Rank BA (2016).
XI Rank in Foundation English (2016).
Some of our M. Phil dissertations are highly commended, Links below.
Our students have the opportunity to pursue post-graduate studies or carve themselves a career through campus recruitment.
Aspirants pursuing their Masters after BA, are also eligible to branch out to other programmes like Journalism, Publishing, Management, Social Work, Computer Applications & Business Management.
As many women students are interested in teaching as a profession, B.Ed. is a prospective course for the BA & MA students.
Studying English as a major prepares one for a diverse range of career opportunities apart from School and College teaching. With the IT sector & Start-Up ventures becoming increasingly interested in English major graduates/post graduates, we have alumni working in a wide range of industries viz,
Corporate Sector |Service Sector | Journalism/Media | Technical Writing | Copy Editing | Proof Reading | Publishing | Secretarial Service | Non-Profit Foundations and Research Organizations.
This Section details the different courses undertaken, over a period of four Semesters to complete the Master of Arts – English : Postgraduate Program.
The courses are of the following varieties, Core papers that are mandatory, Electives that can be chosen from list of available electives and Laboratory practicals if applicable. The courses when successfully completed, collectively contribute towards the minimum requirement of awarding a Master’s degree.
On successful completion of Master of Arts programme, students will become socially responsible citizens with analytical skills, advanced speaking and writing skills, personal and professional abilities, and potential for independent research across social and cultural boundaries.
Program Specific Outcomes
By the end of M.A. English programme, students will be able to employ their knowledge of literary and critical traditions to contextualise, analyse, and critique literary texts, as well as express their creativity through literary compositions and translations.
As part of the Madras University’s OBE – Outcome Based Education program, the desired outcome is presented along with each course.
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