Scheme of Studies

(2018 Onwards)

First Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-101Study SkillsCompulsory General3
02BSELL-102Introduction to GeographyGeneral3
03BSELL-103
Pakistan StudiesCompulsory3
04BSELL-104English I: Reading and Writing SkillsFoundational 3
05BSELL-105Introduction to Literary StudiesSubject-Specific Foundational3
06BSELL-106Introduction to Language StudiesSubject-Specific Foundational3
Total18

Second Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-201Islamic StudiesCompulsory3
02BSELL-202Elementary Mathematics and StatisticsGeneral3
03BSELL-203
Introduction to Political ScienceGeneral3
04BSELL-204English II: Composition WritingFoundational 3
05BSELL-205Introduction to Phonetics and PhonologySubject-Specific Foundational3
06BSELL-206Literary Forms and MovementsSubject-Specific Foundational3
Total18

Third Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-301Introduction to Information & Computer TechnologyFoundational3
02BSELL-302Islamic History and CultureGeneral3
03BSELL-303
Introduction to PsychologyGeneral3
04BSELL-304English III: Communication and Presentation SkillsFoundational 3
05BSELL-305Short Fictional NarrativesSubject-Specific3
06BSELL-306Introduction to MorphologySubject-Specific3
Total18

Fourth Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-401Human Rights and CitizenshipCompulsory General3
02BSELL-402English IV: Advanced Academic Reading and WritingFoundational3
03BSELL-403
Classical and Renaissance DramaSubject-Specific3
04BSELL-404Classical PoetrySubject-Specific3
05BSELL-405SemanticsSubject-Specific3
06BSELL-406Rise of the Novel (18th to 19th Century)Subject-Specific3
Total18

Fifth Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-501Introduction to International RelationsGeneral3
02BSELL-502Introduction to Environmental StudiesCompulsory General3
03BSELL-503
Global PoetrySubject-Specific3
04BSELL-504Foundations of Literary Theory and CriticismSubject-Specific3
05BSELL-505SociolinguisticsSubject-Specific3
06BSELL-506Popular FictionSubject-Specific3
Total18

Sixth Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-601Romantic and Victorian PoetrySubject-Specific3
02BSELL-602Modern DramaSubject-Specific3
03BSELL-603
Modern NovelSubject-Specific3
04BSELL-604Grammar and SyntaxSubject-Specific3
05BSELL-605Discourse StudiesSubject-Specific3
06BSELL-606Creative Non-fictionSubject-Specific3
Total18

Seventh Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-701Research Methods and Term Paper WritingSubject-Specific3
02BSELL-702Introduction to Applied LinguisticsSubject-Specific3
03BSELL-703
Introduction to StylisticsSubject-Specific3
04BSELL-704Literary Theory and PracticeSubject-Specific3
05BSELL-705Pakistani Literature in EnglishSubject-Specific3
Total15

Eighth Semester

Sr. No.Course CodeCourse TitleCourse TypeCredit Hours
01BSELL-701Postcolonial LiteratureSubject-Specific3
02BSELL-702American LiteratureSubject-Specific3
03BSELL-703
Introduction to Translation StudiesSubject-Specific3
04BSELL-704Introduction to Women’s WritingSubject-Specific3
05BSELL-705World EnglishesSubject-Specific3
Total15