English
 

The Department of English was started in the year 1967-68. This department takes care of teaching Part-II English to various under-graduate programmes offered in this College.

 SPECIAL FEATURES

The Department of English conducted a “Remedial Course in English” for the weaker section of students for a period of six weeks in February-March 1999, sponsored by UGC. In association with the department of Tamil, a “Workshop on Creative Writing, Poetry, and Translation Skills” was held on 10th and 11th of October 2001.

The department conducted a seminar on “Teaching English to Socially Disadvantaged Students” in March 2002.

 CAREER ORIENTED COURSE – BUSINESS ENGLISH AND CAREER SKILLS
 a) PROGRAM OUTCOME

After completion of this course the students will develop English skills with a focus on business contexts and environment and also they will acquire English conversation skill that is used currently in business and the world outside.

 b) PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOME
  • Students can acquire in-depth knowledge on principles of business communication.
  • Language skills like listening, speaking, reading and writing in a business related context are fine tuned to the students.
  • Students will be able to use technology to communicate effectively in various contexts.
 FACULTY
  • Dr. K. S. Saradhambal, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.                                                                              (Head)
  • Dr. N. Mythili, M.A., M.Phil., B.Ed., P.G.D.C.E., Ph.D.,
  • Ms. K. Shivshakti, M.A., M.Phil.,
  • Dr. K. A. Agalya, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
  • Ms. S. Poongodi, D.T.Ed., M.A., M.phil., B.Ed.,
 SEMINARS / CONFERENCES ORGANIZED
S.No. Date Details
1 Jan. 1, 2017 National conference on ‘Translation Studies’

 

 PUBLICATIONS
  • Dr. K. S. Saradhambal
    • Mapping of landscape and place in V.S. Naipaul’s An Area of Darkness, International journal of trend in research and Development (IJTRD) Impact Factor- 4.004,2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • Evolution of Feminine Space in V.S.Naipaul’s selected Novels, International journal of trend in research &Development (IJTRD) Impact Factor- 3. 025, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • Avenues and Opportunities Translation Studies, IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences. Special Issue on Translation Studies, 2016-2017, ISSN(pint) 2279-0845 ISSN(online) 2279-0845
    • Space and formation of Identity: A Study of V.S.Naipaul’s Trilogy on India, The criterion: An International Journal in English vol.8 Issue-1, 2016-2017, ISSN(online) 0976-8165
    • Transnational spatial study of S.Naipaul’s Narratives, Scholars Journal of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. vol.5  Issue-3, 2016-2017, ISSN(online)2347-5374
    • Conflict of Tradition and Modernity in Manju Kapur’s Difficult Daughters, Rock pebbles: peer –reviewed International Literary Journal vol. XIX no.III, 2015-2016, 0975-0509
    • Ecstacy, Research scholar: An international refereed e-Journal of Literary Explorations. vol.3 Issue-IV, 2015-2016, 2320-6101
    • Construction of an origin a study of V.S.Naipaul’s trilogy on India, Huss: International journal of Research in Humanities and Social Sciences Vol. 2 (2), 2015-2016, IISN(print) 2349-4778 ISSN(online) 2349-8900
  • Dr. N. Mythili
    • Socio-political concern in Vijay Tendulkar’s play “Silence! the court is in session.”, Shanlax International Journal Of English (A peer reviewed refereed & Quarterly journal) Impact Factor 3.125 Volume:6 Special issue: 2 UGC approval number 44248,2017-18, ISSN 2320-2645 Page no: 1 to 3.
    • Marginalization of women, a comparative study of NayantaraSaghal’s and Anita Desai Women Characters, ROOTS International journal of multidisciplinary researches (A peer reviewed refereed & Quarterly journal) volume 3, special issue: 6, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • Quest for identity: With Reference To Jennifer Finney Boylan’s “She Is Not There:A Life In Two Gender.”,ROOTS International Journal Of Multidisciplinary Research.Volume 3, special issue:8,2016-2017,ISSN: 2349-8684 page no: 38-40
    • “Emancipation of womanhood through the translated work of Rajam Krishnan’s The Lamps In The Whirlpool”,IOSR(International Organization of Scientific Research) journal of Humanities and social science, 2016-2017, ISSN: 2279-0845 (print) 2279-0837(online) Page no: 16 to18
    • Social and gender discrimination in the translated work’s of Ambai’s“Clear Sky” –,IOSR journal of Humanities and social science, 2016-2017, ISSN: 2279-0845 (print) 2279-0837(online) Page no: 16 to18
    • “A struggle for social rights – A study with reference to Nayantara Saghal’s female Protoganists”., International Journal Of Advance Research and Innovative Ideas in Education Vol:2 Issue:6, 2016-2017, ISSN: 2395-4396 Page no: 18 to 21
    • Implementation of Content and language integrated Learning in Indian Classrooms, International Journal of Advanced Research in Arts and science (IJARRAS) volume 4, issue1, 2016-2017, ISSN: 2349-3380(print) 2349-3399(online) Page No: 130-136.
    • Feminism in the select novels of Nayantara Saghal, TULASI-an Inter disciplinary research Bi-annual journal.,2014-2015,ISSN 2347-2650 Page no: 48 to 50
  • Ms. K. Shivshakti
    • A Critical study of Girish Karnad’s – Tughlaq , UGC Approval No. 44248, 2017-18, ISSN:2320-2645
    • Cultural Assortment in Chetan Bhagat’s “Two States”, IOSR journal of Humanities of Social Science, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • Depiction of Familial Sufferings in William Faulkners” The Sound and the Fury”, IOSR journal of Humanities of Social Science, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • The Pedagogical problems in Translation in Teaching English language for Rural School Students, IOSR journal of Humanities of Social Science, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2279-0837
    • Portrayal of Myth of guilty soul in S.T.Colrediges “The Rime of Ancient Mariner”, Bodhi International Journal UGC Approval No. 44274, 2017-18, ISSN:2456-5571
  • Dr. K. A. Agalya
    • Echo of Women in Today’s India’, International journal of trend in research &Development (IJTRD) Impact Factor- 3. 025, 2017-18, ISSN(online) 2394-9333
    • Marginalization of Women in JumphaLahiri’sThe Namesake, International Conference on Globalization, Empowerment Education, 2017-18, e-ISSN: 3.025
    • Innovations in Teaching Language to Disadvantaged Learners,International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Gujarat,2016-2017,2349-5979
    • Translating the Ideas of Women’s Torment in Sashi Deshpande’s Binding Vine,IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) ,2016-2017,e-ISSN: 2279-0837,
    • Translated Works Telecasted In Telivision Channels, IOSR Journal Of Humanities And Social Science (IOSR-JHSS) ,2016-2017,e-ISSN: 2279-0837
    • Feministic Outlook in Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe, Transtellar Journal Publications Singapore,2015-2016,2249-6912
    • Voice of the Voiceless Women, Transtellar Journal Publications Singapore,2015-2016,2249-6912
    • Resuscitation of Relationship in Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe, IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS),2013-2014,e-ISSN : 2279-0837
    • Gender Bias in Salman Rushdie and Mahasweta Devi’s Novels,IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS),2013-2014,e-ISSN : 2279-0837
    • Sensitivity Women in Sashi Deshpande’s Novels,IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science (IOSR-JHSS),2013-2014,e-ISSN : 2279-0837
 RESEARCH PROJECTS UNDERTAKEN
S.No. Investigator Title,Year of Award & Duration Funding Agency Amount
1 Ms. K. S. Saradhambal Sensitizing Contemporary Women towards Empowerment: Role of Indian Women Writers in English, (2013-2014) & 2 Years UGC Rs.2,80,000