B.A Honors in English Literature

B.A Honors in English Literature

This dynamic program spread over four years, provides students with a vast exposure to the various genres of literature starting from the middle ages till the present time. It includes works of writers from all over the globe, of all nationalities, with emphasis on post colonial, sub continental and African American writers. The course is innovative and demanding, with in depth analytical readings and written work on selected texts.

Admission Requirement

  • FA/F.Sc Part-I with minimum 60% marks OR A-level in three main subjects (no subsidiary) with minimum Grade B (60%) with Equivalence Certificate OR Grade 12 with minimum Grade B (60%) with Equivalence Certificate.
  • Candidates must have 70% marks in Intermediate/ A Level English Compulsory.

Degree Requirements for B.A Honors in English Literature 4 years program

To receive B.A Honors in English Literature degree, a student must complete a total of 130 credit hours with a minimum CGPA of 2.50.

Road Map

Sr. No. Course Type Course Title Cr. Hrs.  
Semester I  
1 Major Introduction to English Literature 3  
2 Major Greek & Medieval Literature 3  
3 Core English – I 3  
4 Core Islamic Studies / Core Ethics 2  
5 General General – I 3  
6 General General – II 3  
Total 17  
Semester II  
1 Major Classical & Romantics Literature 3  
2 Major Shakespearean Classics 3  
3 Core English – II 3  
4 Core Pakistan Studies 2  
5 Core Introduction to Computers 3  
6 General General – III 3  
Total 17  
Semester III  
1 Major Victorian Novel 3  
2 Major Modern Literature I 3  
3 Major Literary Criticism 3  
4 Core English – III 3  
5 General General – IV 3  
6 General General – V 3  
Total 18  
Semester IV  
1 Major Modern Literature II 3  
2 Major Science Fiction & Fantasy 3  
3 Major Literature of Marginality 3  
4 Major Research Methodology 3  
5 Core Mathematics 3  
6 General General – VI 3  
Total 18  
Semester V  
1 Major Eastern Fiction 3  
2 Major Literature in Translation 3  
3 Major Pakistani Literature in English 3  
4 Major Literature & Environment 3  
5 General General – VII 3  
6 General General – VIII 3  
Total 18  
Semester VI  
1 Major American Literature 3  
2 Major Literature of the Americas 3  
3 Major Contemporary Fiction 3  
4 Major Literary Movement & Theory 3  
5 General General – IX 3  
6 General General – X 3  
Total 18  
Semester VII  
1 Major Data Analysis & Report Writing 3  
2 Major Sufi Literature 3  
3 Major Introduction to African Literature 3  
4 Major Literary Discourse Analysis & Stylistics 3  
Total 12  
Semester VIII  
1 Major Elective Course – I 3  
2 Major Elective Course – II 3  
3 Major Research Report 6  
Total 12  
         
  Core 19    
  Major 81    
  General 30    
  Total Hrs 130    
         
  List of Elective courses
  Sr. No. Course Title Cr. Hrs.
  1 Emerging Forms of Literature 3
  Continental Literature 3
  2 South Asian Literature 3
  Gothic Literature 3

Active Citizenship Program

Active Citizenship program offered by Kinnaird College in collaboration with British Council and HEC is a social leadership training program that promotes intercultural dialogue and community-led social development. It is a mandatory requirement for the completion of undergraduate degree and based on two semesters. All students will study the theoretical portion through different activities starting in their 3rd semester. They will plan their social action projects in 4th semester and implement it in the field.

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