Department of English Course List


1st Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
BNG- 1101 Bengali Language & Literature 3 3
ENG –1101 English Foundation 3 3
ENG -1102 Four Skills 3 3
ENG -1103 Studying Poetry 3 3
CSE - 1105 Computer Fundamentals 3 3
Total 15

2nd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
BNG- 1202 History of Emergence of Bangladesh 3 3
ENG- 1201 Studying Drama 3 3
ENG- 1202 Studying Novel & Essay 3 3
ENG- 1203 Literary History of England 3 3
ENG- 1204 Early 20th Century Poetry 3 3
Total 15

3rd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG -2301 Phonetics& Phonology 3 3
ENG- 2302 Academic Writing 3 3
ENG- 2303 18th & 19th Century English Drama 3 3
ENG- 2304 Victorian Poetry 3 3
ENG -2305 19th Century English Novel 3 3
Total 15

4th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG- 2401 English for Professional Purposes 3 3
ENG- 2402 18th Century English Novel 3 3
ENG- 2403 Romantic Poetry 3 3
ENG– 2404 History of Western Ideas 3 3
ENG -2405 English History 3 3
Total 15

5th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG 3501 17th Century English drama: Excluding Shakespeare 3 3
ENG 3502 History of the Theatre 3 3
ENG 3503 18th Century Poetry & Prose 3 3
HTM 3504 History of American Literature from 17th to 19th Century 3 3
SOC 3505 Introduction to Sociology 3 3
Total 15

6th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG 3601 Ancient Greek & Roman Classics in English Translation 3 3
ENG 3602 Shakespeare: Drama & Poetry 3 3
ENG 3603 17th Century English Poetry & Prose 3 3
ENG 3604 South Asian Literatures in English 3 3
MAT 3605 Basic Mathematics 3 3
Total 15

7th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG 4701 Mediaeval Literature 3 3
ENG 4702 Early 20th Century Novel & Drama 3 3
ENG 4703 World English Literature 3 3
ENG 4704 20th Century American Literature 3 3
ENG 4706 20th Century American Literature 3 3
ENG 4705 Research Paper 3 3
Total 18

8th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
ENG 4801 Anglo-Saxon Literature in English 3 3
ENG 4802 History of English Literary Criticism 3 3
ENG 4803 Critical theory 3 3
ENG 4804 Introduction to Linguistics 3 3
ENG 4805 Introduction to English Language Teaching 3 3
ENG 4806 History of Eastern Ideas 3 3
Total 18

MA in English

1st Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
MAE 901 Foundation of English Language 3 3
MAE 902 English Writing Skills 3 3
MAE 903 Rhetoric Prosody and Practical Criticism 3 3
MAE 904 Introduction to the Study of Literature 3 3
MAE 905 Social, Political and Literary History of England (1066 to 1900) 3 3
Total 15

2nd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
MAE 1001 English poetry (from Elizabethan to the Victorian period) 3 3
MAE 1002 English Fiction (18th and 19th Century) 3 3
MAE 1003 English Drama (Elizabethan to 18th Century) 3 3
MAE 1004 English non-Fictional Prose (from Elizabethan Age to 20th Century) 3 3
MAE 1005 Fundamentals of Linguistics 3 3
Total 15

3rd Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
MAE 1101 English Language Teaching 3 3
MAE 1102 20th Century Literature English Poetry 3 3
MAE 1103 19th and 20th Century American Literature 3 3
MAE 1104 South Asian Literature in English 3 3
MAE 1105 Literature in English Translation 3 3
Total 15

4th Semester

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
MAE 1201 Research Writing 3 3
MAE 1202 20th Century Drama and Fiction 3 3
MAE 1203 20th Century Critical Approaches to Literature 3 3
MAE 1204 Teaching Language through Literature 3 3
MAE 1205 Translation of Literary Texts 3 3
Total 15

Additional courses

Course Code Course Title Credit Class Load/Week
MAE 1106 English Phonetics and Phonology 3 3
MAE 1107 Discourse Analysis 3 3
MAE 1108 Language Testing and Evaluation 3 3
MAE 1109 Syllabus and Materials Design 3 3
MAE 1206 Approaches and Methods in ESL/EFL Teaching 3 3
MAE 1207 Elements of Sociolinguistics and Psycholinguistics 3 3
MAE 1208 Teaching ESL/EFL Skills 3 3
MAE 1209 Dissertation 3 3