Syllabus For The Subject SHAKESPEARE

UNIT - 01

CHARACTERS AND THEIR ROLES IN THE PLAYS: NAME OF THE CHARACTERS AND THEIR

ROLES - THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER CHARACTERS IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 02

NARRATION OF EVENTS: THE EVENTS WHICH EXPOSE THE NATURE OF CHARACTERS -

THE EVENTS WHICH LEAD TO THE FALL OF A HERO - HEROINE - OTHER CHARACTERS IN

THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 03

EPISODES: CONTRIBUTION OF EPISODES TO THE THEME OF THE PLAY - EPISODES

WHICH EXPOSE THE REAL NATURE OF CHARACTERS - EPISODES WHICH ARE FOILS TO

OTHER CHARACTERS IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 04

CHARACTER SKETCHES: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF IMPORTANT CHARACTER IN THE

PLAYS - MINOR CHARACTERS - CLOWNS - SERVANTS - SERVANT MAIDS IN THE

PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 05

DESCRIPTION OF SCENES: THE RELEVANCE OF CERTAIN SCENES IN THE PLAYS -

CERTAIN SCENES AS TURNING POINTS IN THE PLAYS IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 06

NARRATION OF THE STORIES OF THE PLAYS: CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE STORIES OF

THE PLAYS - DIFFERENT STORIES IN A PLAY IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 07

TITLES OF THE PLAYS: CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE TITLES OF THE PLAYS IN THE

PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 08

SHAKESPEAREAN AUDIENCE: THE NATURE OF SHAKESPEAREAN AUDIENCE - THEIR

TASTES - THEIR ENTERTAINMENTS IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 09

THEMES OF THE PLAYS: CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF VARIOUS THEMES OF THE PLAYS IN

THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 10

SHAKESPEAREAN STAGE: FOUR PARTS OF A SHAKESPEAREAN STAGE - THE

USEFULNESS OF EACH PART OF THE STAGE IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

UNIT - 11

CRITICAL COMMENTS OF THE PLAYS: VARIOUS OPINIONS OF THE CRITICS ABOUT THE

PLAYS - SUPERNATURAL ELEMENTS IN THE PLAYS - GENERAL ESSAYS IN THE

PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

Vinayaka Missions University,Directorate of Distance Education

Salem India

MASTER OF ARTS IN ENGLISH

2 Yr.

SHAKESPEARE(2010108)

UNIT - 12

THE SONNETS: 18, 30, 55, 60, 65, 86, 116, 129, 130, 146 IN THE PRESCRIBED PLAYS.

PLAYS OF SHAKESPEARE:

1.TWELFTH NIGHT.

2.OTHELLO.

3.HAMLET.

4.HENRY IV PART I.

5.ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA.

 

 

DMCA.com Protection Status