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Introduction to English literature: Home

English literature is writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays.

Rational of the course

RATIONALE: The students joining this department do not, in most cases, have any background of English literature. This course will provide them initial understanding of literature and its various forms.

Course objectives

To provide a brief introduction to the study of literature, its various genres and their characteristics

To acquaint the students with the role of literature in society

To make the students understand how literature reflects the spirit of time

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Nauman Waheed
Riphah Intl. University, Al-Mizan Campus, ISD, Peshawar road RWP.
051-5125162 Ext 238

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