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Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about
The Department was established under the auspices of Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science for women in 1991. For the past two and half decades it has been contributing renowned service to the institution.“English for all” is the motto of the department, making every student understand,speak, read and write in English. The department holds the unique responsibility of enhancing the professional skills of the students, further it facilitates the students to hone their soft skills and exhibit their linguistic abilities to meet the expectations of the industries.
The department is armed with qualified and dedicated team of faculty ,sharing their expertise in various fields of English Literature, English language teaching and curriculum development. At present there are Ten faculty members, qualified with Doctorate and M.Phil Degrees in English.The department offers Communicative English programme for all 12 departments.
Our B.A English Literature degree course is one of the best in the industry. The prime aim of it is to enhance the importance of literature and creativity in the field of arts.The best practices of the department namely Each One take One and Happy Hours – reading is acclaimed as best practices. The department conducts activities to improve ‘Extensive Reading Habits’ for better results in honing grammar skills and general language competency.
The department has a well-established library with 2200 books. The department trains students in all the three levels of BEC (BUSINESS ENGLISH CERTIFICATE). An MoU with Cambridge University, UK ensures an all rounded student Development. It also conducts a 40 hour Certificate Programme on Content Writing & Editing – a very promising field for Literature grads.We have knowledge partnerships with STEP (The Hindu), IGNITE Akademi, Indic Club etc.,
Creating a good communicative and literary environment ingrained with professional expertise and life skills leading to a refined student community.
To Introduce students to different literatures written in English at different historical periods in Britain, in America and around the world.
To provide students with an education of the greatest quality in the English language, in literature written in English and in critical and creative writing.
To enhance the study of literature by providing practice in careful, critical reading and developing in students a sense of the various contexts
To contribute and practice in the disciplines of literary,critical studies ,creative and critical writing; in comparative literature; in gender and linguistics.
To motivate the students towards higher education & professional careers.