MA English Syllabus in Pakistan

Here at this page the students will find a complete detail about the syllabus that how they will complete there MA English study in two years and which contents of study they will discuss and learn in these two years.Part I and part II syllabus schemes are separately described below:

M.A. (English) Part I Course Outlines with Marks

Paper Subjects Marks
Paper I Classical Poetry 100
Paper II Drama 100
Paper III Novel 100
Paper IV Prose 100
Paper V American Literature 100
    Total Marks = 500

M.A. (English) Part II Course Outlines with Marks

Paper Subjects Marks
Paper I Poetry II 100
Paper II DramaII 100
Paper III NovelII 100
Paper IV Literary Criticism 100
Paper V

Optional Papers:
Short Stories, Literature in English Around the World, Linguistic, Essay

100
    Total Marks = 500

                                              Part-I & Part-II Total Marks = 1000

 M.A. English Part-I Syllabus                                 

 Paper-I (Classical Poetry)

Chaucer

The Prologue

Milton 

Paradise Lost Book I & IX

Donne

Love/ Divine Poems

Pope 

The Rape of the Lock

Wyatt 

The Long Love That in My Thought Doth Harbour,Whose list to Hunt

Surrey

My Friends The Things that Do Attain Lovre

Paper-II (Drama)

Sophocles   

Oedipus Rex

Marlowe 

Dr. Faustus

Shakespeare 

Othello The Winter's Tale

Wilde 

The Importance of Being Earnest

Paper-III (Novel)

Trollope

Barchesters Towers

Jane Austen

Pride & Prejudice

G. Eliot

Adam Bede

Hardy

The Return of the Native

Paper-IV (Prose)

Essays

Of Truth, Of Death, Of Revenge, Of Adversities, Of Simulation & Dissimulation, Of Parents & Children’s, Of Great Place, Of  studies

Jonathan Swift            

Gulliver's Travels       

Bertrand Russel       

Unpopular Essays

Edward Said           

only the introduction to the book entitled "Culture and Imperialism"

Seamus Heaney     

Only the Essay "The Redress of Poetry"

Paper-V (American Literature)

Poetry

 

Adrienne Rich   

Diving into the Wreck, Aunt Jennifer Title, Final Notation, Gabriel

Sylpia Plath       

Ariel, Morning Song, Poppies in October, Bee Meeting, The Arrival of the Bee Box

Richard Wilbur 

Still Citizen Sparrow, After the Last Bulletin , Marginalia

John Ashbury   

Melodic Train, Painter

Drama

 

O'Neal 

Mourning Becomes Electra

Miller

The Crucible

Novel

 

Ernest Hemingway       

For whom the Bell Tools

Tony Morrison

Jazz 

M.A. English Part-II Syllabus   

 

Paper I: (Poetry II)

Blake

A selection from songs of  Innocence & Experience

 

Auguries of innocence, The sick rose, London, A Poison Tree, Holy Thursday-I, The Tyger, Holy Thursday-II

Coleridge 

The Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan, Dejection: An ode     

Keats 

Hyperion Book I

 

Ode to Autumn, Ode to a Nightingale, Ode on a Grecian Urn

 

Section B 

 

Philip Larkin              

Mr. Bleaney, Church Going, Ambulances

Seamus Heaney       

Personal Helicon, Tolland Man, A Constable Calls, Toome Road, Casting and Gathering

Ted Hughes             

Thought Fox, Chances, That Morning, Full Moon and Frieda

Paper II (Drama II)

Isben

Hedda Gabler

Chekov

the Cherry Orchard

Brecht 

Galileo Galili

Beckett

Waiting For Godot

Edward Bond 

The Sea

Paper III (Novel)

Conrad 

Heart of Darkness

Joyce

Portrait of an artist as a young man

Woolf 

To the lighthouse

Achebe

Things Fall apart

Paper IV (Library Criticism)

Practical Criticism

 

Aristotle

Poetics

Raymond William's 

Modern Tragedy

Catherine Belsey

Critical Practice

T.S. Eliot

Tradition and the Individual Talent

Philip Sidney     

Apology For Poetry

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 


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    Tia 30 / Apr / 2019

    M.A English Jo candidates private kar rahay Hain unko kitni dfa appear honaa hota hai papers k lye. Please reply

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      A Hayat 01 / Jul / 2021

      Plz show practical critical appreciation

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    Ali Raza 29 / Dec / 2018

    M.A English part 1 ki books ke writers ke name bta dein plz

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