Distance MA English Syllabus and Subjects


2 Years

Average Fees

INR 10,000 to 20,000 PA

Kripal Thapa

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Kripal Thapa

Kripal Thapa

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Kripal Thapa

MA English Distance Education subjects are related to arts and literature and are divided into four semesters. MA Distance Education syllabus has both core and elective subjects as part of the curriculum. This course will cover the study of English Literature and aspects of the language around the world.

Semester Wise Distance MA Syllabus

The syllabus for MA Distance Education covers everything from the philosophical foundation of the subject to Literature learning. MA English Distance Education course aims to ensure that the students get an in-depth understanding of the subject. The Distance MA English course aims to make sure that the students get important knowledge about the study of origin and development of the subject as well. Year-wise MA English subjects Distance Education list is given in the table below: 

Distance MA First Year Syllabus

Semester I

Semester II

Introduction to Linguistics

Poetry 1


Linguistics and English Language Teaching


Fiction 1


Drama 2


Distance MA Second Year Syllabus

Semester III

Semester IV

Literary Criticism





Literary Criticism 2

Distance MA Subjects

MA English from Distance Education topics that are below given is of every specialization the institutes have to offer to the students. The MA English from Distance Education syllabus of every specialization can also additionally have unique tenets of the direction information. MA English Distance Education subject might change. However, the typical format of the syllabus of MA English Distance Education for any specialization stays the same. Students can choose the topics to provide a duration of four semesters to make the MA English Distance Education syllabus very flexible. Here is the subjects list of MA English Distance Learning:

  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • History of English
  • Literature
  • British Drama
  • Fiction
  • British Poetry
  • Literary Criticism and Theories
  • Prose
  • Indian Writings in Literature
  • Linguistics

Distance MA Course Structure

MA English Distance Education course structure includes both theory and practical papers and is curated for two years divided into four semesters. The course structure is made in such a way that both classroom training and practicals are included in the course curriculum. The course structure is given below:

  • Examination 1
  • Theory and Internal Assessment
  • Examination 2
  • Project and research

Distance MA Teaching Methodology and Techniques

The course, MA English Distance education curriculum takes into consideration different teaching techniques. Classroom learning includes practical sessions for students who are passionate about Mathematics. Here are the teaching methodology and strategies :

  • Conceptualized Learning
  • Traditional Classroom-Based Teaching
  • Viva and Research
  • Practicals
  • Group Discussions
  • Presentations

Distance MA Projects

Projects and thesis are given to students to understand the concepts and help students in getting hands-on experience. Projects are to be completed by the end of the fourth semester. Some popular MA English Distance Education project topics are:

  • Application in of the Doctrine of “last seen” in homicide trials in Nigeria criminal justice system.
  • Dream, Fantasy & Realism In Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children
  • Thesis & Anti-thesis In George Bernard Shaw
  • Biographies of Gandhi In English
  • H.Lawrence As A Poet of Birds, Beasts & Flowers: A Critical Study

Distance MA Reference Books

MA English Distance Education books are available both online and offline by many authors and publications. These books are made to gain an in-depth understanding of concepts. Books on this course differ according to specializations. Some of the reference books for the course in MA English Distance Education are:

Distance MA Books

Name Of The Book



Jean Anouilh

Beginning Theory: An Introduction To Literary and Cultural Theory

Peter Barry

Paradise Lost

John Milton

Theory of Criticism

Raman Selden

The Art of Rhetoric


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