UPDATED (MERGED) CBSE UGC NET SYLLABUS OF ENGLISH
SUBJECT CODE – 30
The CBSE has revised the pattern and scheme of the exam from July 2018. The pattern of the exam has been changed from 3 papers (Paper I, II & III) to 2 papers (Paper I & II). There are no changes in the pattern of paper 1, but paper 2 & paper 3 has been merged into One paper.
ACCORDING TO the NOTIFICATION of CBSE UGC NET, ALL THE QUESTIONS OF PAPER – II WILL BE COMPULSORY, COVERING ENTIRE SYLLABI OF EARLIER PAPER II & PAPER – III (INCLUDING ALL ELECTIVES, WITHOUT OPTIONS).
Hence, there will be only one question paper in CBSE UGC NET Examination in English, called Paper 2. Paper 2 will have 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) with each question carrying two (2) marks i.e. 200 marks in total. All questions are compulsory in the papers. The objective type questions will include multiple choices, matching type, true/false and assertion-reasoning type etc.
For CBSE UGC NET aspirants, we have merged the entire Syllabi of Paper II and Paper III of the subject of English.
THE SYLLABUS OF PAPER II WILL BE AS MENTIONED BELOW:
- Chaucer to Shakespeare
- Jacobean to Restoration Periods
- Augustan Age : 18th Century Literature
- Romantic Period
- Victorian Period
- Modern Period
- Contemporary Period
- American and other non – British Literature’s
- Literary Theory and Criticism
- Rhetoric and Prosody
- British Literature from Chaucer to the present day
- Criticism and Literary Theory.
- Literary Comprehension (with internal choice of poetry stanza and prose passage; four comprehension questions will be asked carrying 4 marks each ).
- Up to the Renaissance.
- Jacobean to Restoration Periods.
- Augustan Age 18th Century Literature.
- Romantic Period.
- Victorian and Pre – Raphaelites.
- Modem British Literature.
- Contemporary British Literature.
- Literary Theory and Criticism up to T. S. Eliot.
- Contemporary Theory.
- History of English Language, English Language Teaching.
- European Literature from Classical Age to the 20th Century.
- Indian writing in English and Indian Literature in English translation.
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