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About the Department

Objective

The Department inculcates the culture and traditional value to student community through various languages such as TAMIL, ARABIC, HINDI,FRENCH, and MALAYALAM and also enriches the moral values of life .The department as a part of the institution aims to enlighten the students on the nuances of these languages.

SCOPE:

1. To develop a wholesome personality through literature, culture and tradition.

2. To create a platform to exhibit and express one’s hidden talents through elocution, essay writing, poetry writing and debate.

 3. To enhance the skills of public speaking and the art of journalism and creates opportunity in the field of Media.

4. To mould the young minds to come out of the nutshell and to have a better world view.

Syllabus

FRENCH SYLLABUS

APPENDIX-3(S)

Four semester foundation course language papers offered in the UG and Five year Intergrated PG Programmes.

SEMESTER I

FOUNDATION COURSE:PAPER-I FRENCH I

With effect from 2018-2019

TITLE OF THE PAPER : PRESCRIBED TEXT AND GRAMMAR-I

Prescribed textbook: 

*Re’gine me’rieux & Yves Loiseau,Latitudies 1,Paris , Didier,2017 (UNITS 1-6 only)

SEMESTER II

FOUNDATION COURSE:PAPER-II FRENCH II

With effect from 2018-2019

TITLE OF THE PAPER : PRESCRIBED TEXT AND GRAMMAR-II

Prescribed textbook: 

*Re’gine me’rieux & Yves Loiseau,Latitudies 1,Paris , Didier,2017 (UNITS 7-12 only)

SEMESTER III -PART I-FRENCH

PAPER-III: LANGUAGE AND CULTURE –I

All exercise and question to be based on selected extracts from the prescribed books.

PRESCRIBED BOOKS:

SEMESTER IV-PART II-FRENCH

PAPER-IV: LANGUAGE AND CULTURE-II

All exercise and question to be based on selected extracts from the prescribed books. PRESCRIBED BOOKS:

UNIVERSITY OF MADRAS

PART-I HINDI

(CBCS)

(Common for all U.G.&P.G. Five Year Intergrated Courses effective from the Academic year 2008-2009)

I YEAR –I SEMESTER

PART-I   PAPER-I- PROSE,FUNCTIONAL HINDI & LETTER WRITING

PRESCRIBED BOOKS: HINDI GADHYA MALA

I YEAR –II SEMESTER

PART-II  PAPER-II- ONE ACT PLAY, SHORT STORIES & TRANSLATION

PRESCRIBED BOOKS: EKANKI RATNAKAR,KATHA MATHURI,PRAYOJAN MOOLAK HINDI

II YEAR –III SEMESTER

PART-III   PAPER-III- OLD POETRY ,HISTORY OF HINDI LITERATURE

(upto REETHI KAAL)

(OLD POETRY)PRESCRIBED BOOKS: POETRY SELECTION(2007) UNIVERSITY PUBLICATIONS

(HISTORY OF HINDI LITERATURE)PRESCRIBED BOOKS :

1.HINDI SAHITHYA YUG AUR PRAVITHIYA

2.HINDI SAHITHYA KA VIVECHANATMAK ITHIHAS

II YEAR –IV SEMESTER

PART-IV   PAPER-IV- MODERN POETRY , HISTORY OF HINDI LITERATURE

(AADHUNIK KAAL)

(MODERN POETRY)PRESCIBED BOOKS: POETRY SELECTION(2007) UNIVERSITY PUBLICATIONS

(HISTORY OF HINDI LITERATURE)PRESCRIBED BOOKS :

1.HINDI SAHITHYA YUG AUR PRAVITHIYA

2.HINDI SAHITHYA KA VIVECHANATMAK ITHIHAS

UNIVERSITY  OF  MADRAS

PART –I MALAYALAM

(common for all UG &PG, Five year intergrated course effective from the academic year -2008-2009)

I YEAR – I SEMESTER

Part –I Paper-I,Prose,Composition and Translation

Prescribed Texts:

1 .Randidangazhi (novel)

2 .Puzhakadannu Marangalude Idayilekku

 

I YEAR – II SEMESTER

PAPER – II Prose,Nonfiction

Prescribed Texts:

1.Kappirikalute Nattil

2. Seetha Muthal Sathyavathivare

 

II YEAR – III SEMESTER

Paper –III – POETRY 

Prescribed Texts :

1.Kavya malika (collection of poems university of madras)

2.Dhyanamanikal(collection of poems )

 

II YEAR – IV SEMESTER

Paper –IV – DRAMA

Prescribed Texts :

1.Puthiya Aakasam Puthiya Bhoomi

2.Sneehadoothan

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