BS in English Language & Communication

The degree is a 04-year program and has been specifically designed to cover core areas in linguistics, literature and English language. It encourages the learners to read and analyze critically a wide range of texts. This will orient them to various traditions of writing/speaking in English. Special emphasis is given to enhancing proficiency in oral and written English which subsequently ensures employability in various fields. Being highly interdisciplinary in nature, the program enables students to connect their knowledge of English language, literature and linguistics with several areas of social sciences such as philosophy, psychology, globalization, sociology, etc. This paves way for the students to trace and recognize current trends for conducting a small-scale research in an area of interest.

Degree Requirements

F.A./ F.Sc./ I.Com / ICS/ A-Level certificate or equivalent with minimum second division

Why this Degree

On completion of BS Language and Literature, some of the visible career options include key positions in teaching, civil services, judiciary, print and electronic media, NGOs, INGOs, multinational organizations and civil society organizations. Studies in humanities impart a strong knowledge base to establish institutions for service to humanity or even business for self-employment.

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 Eng1001 Gen .English-I
3    
2 SS1202
Pak Studies 3    
3 SS1203
 Psychology 3    
4 SS1204
Philosophy 3    
5 EL1305
History of Literature 3    
6 ET1406 Intro to Linguistic-I 3    
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 ENG1007
Gen .English-II
3


2 SS1208
Islamic Studies
3

3 SS1209
gender studies
3

4 SS1210
Pol. Sciences
3

5 EL1311
Intro to Literature-II : Poetry & one act play
3


6

ET1412

Intro to Linguistic-II (Methods & Approaches) 3    






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 ET1412
Communication Skills 3


2 SS2214
Intro to Computers 3


3 SS2215
Entrepreneurship 3

4 SS2216
 Environmental Sciences
3

5 EL2317
 English Fiction
3

6 ET2418  Phonetics & English Phonology 3    
           






SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 ENG2019 Academic Reading and Writimg (ADVANCED) 3

2 SS2220
Citizenship Education( Human Rights)
3

3 EL2321
Intro to Literature-IV : Prose
3

4 ET2422
Morphology and syntax
3

5 SS2252
Anthropology
3







Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 SS3224
Intro to Research Methodology 3


2 EL3325
Literary Criticism-I 3


3 EL3326
Classical Poetry 3

4 ET3427
Psycho – Linguistics
3

5 ET3428
Socio – Linguistic
3

           






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 EL3329
Literature Movements 3


2

EL3330

Classical Drama 3


3 EL3331
Literature Criticism-II 3

4

EL3332

Pakistan Literature in English
3

5 EL3333
Semantics
3

6 EL3334 Discourse Analysis      
           






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 EL3335
Romantic Poetry/ 3


2 EL3336
American Novel & Poetry 3


3 EL3337
 English Learning Skills/ 3

4 EL3338
Pedagogical Grammar/
3

5 EL3339
Lexical Studies
3

6 EL3340 Afro-American Literature/ 3    
7 EL3341 Continental Drama 3    
8 EL3342 CALL 3    
9 EL3343 Applied Translation Studies 3    






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1

SS4244

Research Proposal & Thesis 6


2 EL4345
American Drama/ 3


3 EL4346
Modern Drama 3

4 EL4347
 Syllabus & Material Designing/
3

5 EL4348
Language Assessment
3

6 EL4349 Modern Poetry/ 3    
7 EL4350 Modern Novel 3    
8 EL4451 Practicum Internship ( Teaching)/ 3    
9 EL4351 Practicum Internship (Literature Pedagogy) 3    






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Four-Year Full Time,132 Credit Hours

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