UGC NET English Paper III

Paper – lll (A) Core Group

1. British Literature from Chaucer to the present day

2. Criticism and Literary Theory

Unit I : Literary Comprehension (with internal choice of poetry stanza and prose passage, five comprehension questions will be asked - 5 marks each)

Unit II : Up to the Renaissance

Unit III : Jacobean to Restoration periods

Unit IV : Augustan Age: 18th Century Literature

Unit V : Romantic Period

Unit VI : Victorian and Pre-Raphaelites

Unit VII : Modern British Literature

Unit VIII : Contemporary British Literature

Unit IX : Literary Theory and Criticism up to T. S. Eliot

Unit X : Contemporary Theory

Paper III (B) – Elective /Optional

Elective I : History of English Language, English Language Teaching

Elective II : European Literature from Classical Age to the 20th Century

Elective III : Indian writing in English and Indian Literature in English translation

Elective IV : American and other non-British English Literatures

Elective V : Literary Theory and Criticism