BS English






8 Semesters (4 years)


Eligibility Criteria

Intermediate with minimum 45% marks or equivalent


ADP English Language & Literature

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OPEN 2024


Develop students’ translation-oriented written and oral proficiency in English and one of the offered foreign languages.

Familiarize students with the theoretical aspects of translation and interpreting.

Develop students’ skills in translating and interpreting texts of different types from English into one of the offered foreign languages and vice versa.

• Produce translators with market-oriented skills and ethics.


Upon successful completion of this degree program, students will be able to:

  • Clarify the theoretical concepts of Literature and Linguistics
  • Demonstrate reading and writing skills in English language
  • Conduct Literature based research projects using appropriate research theories
  • Conduct language-oriented textual analysis using diverse research methods
  • Deduce various ideologies in written and spoken discourse
  • Compose academic and creative drafts as a content writer

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
GEN-104 Ideology & Constitution of Pakistan 2(2-0) General -
ISL-103 Teaching of Holy Quran -I NC Compulsory -
ELL-118 Study Skills 3(3-0) Compulsory/General -
CS-102 Applications of Information & Communication Technologies 3(2-1) Foundation -
ENG-107 Functional English 3(3-0) Foundation -
ELL-112 Introduction to Literature 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation -
ELL-113 Introduction to Linguistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation -
- Credit Hours 17 - -

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ISL-104 Teaching of Holy Quran -II NC Compulsory ISL-103
ISL-101 Islamic Studies 2(2-0) Compulsory -
ETH-100 Ethics 2(2-0) Compulsory -
GEN-105 Creative Arts 2(2-0) General -
ELL-114 Advance English Grammar 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation -
ENG-108 Expository Writing 3(3-0) Foundation ENG-107
ELL-116 Phonetics and Phonology 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation ELL-113
ELL-117 History of English Literature (Literary Forms and Movements) 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation ELL-112/td>
- Credit Hours 16 - -

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ISL-201 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation III NC Compulsory ISL-104
GEN-202 Environmental Studies 3(2-1) General -
GEN-203 Community Service Learning 2(2-0) General -
STAT-103 Statistics 3(3-0) Foundation -
ELL-212 Classical and Renaissance Drama 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation ELL-117
ELL-213 Classical Poetry 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation -
ELL-215 Psycholinguistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific Foundation ELL-113
- Credit Hours 17 - -

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ISL-202 Teaching of Holy Quran and Translation-IV NC Compulsory ISL-201
PSY-201 Psychology 2(2-0) General -
GEN-206 Entrepreneurship 2(2-0) General -
ELL-214 Semantics and Pragmatics 3(3-0) Subject specific (Linguistics) ELL-211
ELL-218 Rise of the Novel 18th century to 19th century 3(3-0) Subject specific (Linguistics) ELL-117
ELL-319 Modern Drama 3(3-0) Subject specific (Linguistics) ELL-212
GEN-310 Research Methodology 3(3-0) Compulsory ELL-212
- Credit Hours 16 - -


Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ELL-217 English Language Teaching 3(3-0) Subject specific (Linguistics) ELL-113
ELL-418 Corpus Linguistics 3(3-0) Subject specific (Linguistics) ELL-113
MGT-213 Human Resource Management 3(3-0) Compulsory General -
MASC-301 Mass Communication 3(3-0) General -
ELL-313 Romantic and Victorian Poetry 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Literature) ELL-213
ELL-318 Modern Novel 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Literature) ELL-218
- Credit Hours 18 - -

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ELL-301 Logical and Critical Thinking 3(3-0) General -
CS-327 Human Computer Interaction 3(3-0) Foundation CS-102
ELL-315 Forensic Linguistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-214
ELL-415 Language Testing and Assessment 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-217
ELL-411 Literary Theory and Practice 4(4-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-112
ELL-317 Modern Poetry 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-313
  Credit Hours 16 - -

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
ELL-417 World Literature 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-218
ELL-412 Prose 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-411
ELL-413 Stylistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-113
ELL-316 Critical Discourse Analysis 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-214
ELL-311 Sociolinguistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-113
- Credit Hours 15 - -


Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Nature Pre-Requisite
GEN-402 Research Project 3(0-3) General -
ELL-414 Postcolonial Studies 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-411
ELL-416 Literary Criticism 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-411
ELL-312 World Englishes 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-311
ELL-419 Literary Stylistics 3(3-0) Subject Specific (Linguistics) ELL-413
- Credit Hours 15
- Total Credit Hours: 130 - -