SCHEME OF STUDIES  FOR BS (English) 4-Years

Eligibility for Admission: As per Advertisement

The syllabus for BS English four years programme is as under. All the courses are of 3 Credit Hours.
The summary of the scheme of studies is as under:

Type of Courses Credit Hours
Core Courses 78
General Courses(GC) 54
Total 132

Abstract of the Scheme of Studies Semester-wise
1st YEAR

SEMESTER 1
GC 101                    Study Skills
GC 102                    Reading and Writing Skills
GC 103                    Geography
GC 104                    Arabic-I
GC  I05                   Islamic Studies
ELL 101 Introduction to Literature

SEMESTER 2
GC106                     Islamic History & Culture
GC 107                    Communication and Presentation Skills
GC108                     Introduction to  I.T. Skills
GC 109                    Arabic-II
GC 110                    Pakistan Studies
ELL 102                  Short Fiction

2nd YEAR
SEMESTER 3
GC 201                   Introduction to Philosophy
GC 202                   Creative Writing
GC 203                   Social Sciences
ELL  201                Classical Poetry ( From Spenser to Pope)
ELL 202                 Popular Fiction
SEMESTER 4
GC 204                    Introduction to Psychology
ELL 203                  Fiction (1700-1900)
ELL 204                  Romantic Poetry
ELL 205 Classical Drama
ELL 206 English Literary Prose

3rd YEAR
SEMESTER 5
GC 301                    History of Urdu Language & Literature
ELL 301                  Pakistani Literature in English
ELL 302                  Introduction to General Linguistics
ELL 303                  Modern Fiction
ELL 304                  Introduction to Literary Criticism: From Plato to Eliot

SEMESTER 6
GC  302                   Islam and Modern Western Thought
ELL 305                  South Asian Literature in English
ELL 306                  Introduction to Applied Linguistics
ELL 307                  Literary Theory and Practice
ELL 308                  Stylistics
ELL 309                  Modern American Literature
4th YEAR
SEMESTER 7*
ELL 401                  Modern Poetry
ELL 402                  Modern Drama
ELL 403                  Postmodern Fiction
ELL 404                  Modern Prose
ELL 405                  Postmodern American Literature
ELL 406                      Phonetics and Phonology
ELL 407                  Morphology and Syntax
ELL 408                  TEFL
ELL 409                  Semantics
ELL 410                  Sociolinguistics
ELL 411                  Psycholinguistics
SEMESTER 8*
GC 401                   Research Methodology and Term Paper
GC 402                   Media and Cultural Studies
GC 403                   Translation Studies
ELL 412                  World Literature in English Translation
ELL 413                  Postcolonial Literatures
ELL 414 Post-war Literature
ELL 415                  Islam and Western Literatures
ELL 416 Contemporary British Literature
ELL 417 Comparative Literatures
ELL 418                  Minimalism (Syntax)
ELL 419                  Computational Linguistics
ELL 420                  Discourse Analysis
ELL 421                 Syntactic Theory
ELL 422                  Varieties of English
ELL 423                  English for Specific Purposes

* Only six courses will be offered during semester 7 and five courses in semester 8.
Total Subjects Taught:                      44
Total Number of Credit Hours:         132