DEPARTMENT OF TELUGU STUDIES
The objective of the course is to enable students to understand and appreciate the basis of evolution and growth of Telugu Language and Literature, to inculcate the literary taste and to create awareness of literary forms and trends. The students trained in the course will have job opportunities as Telugu teachers in schools and colleges, translators in government and non government offices, sub-editors, reporters in news papers and also as freelance translators and journalists.
M..A. Telugu Language, Literature and Translation
Eligibility : Any graduate with 40 Marks in General Telugu.
Preference will be given to special Telugu, BAOL/ sastri
Courses Content :
101.Classical Telugu Poetry
102.Telugu Grammar – Prosody
103. Linguistics – Phonology, Morphology
104.History of Telugu Literature -1
105.Theories and Methods of Translation
201.Modern Telugu Poetry
202.Telugu Grammar- Poetics
203.Linguistics (Syntax, Semantics, Dialectology)
204.History of Telugu Literature – II
205.Development of Telugu Language-Modernisation
301. History of Telugu Language
302.Folk Lore, 303.Literary Criticism (Eastern School)
304. Sanskrit Grammar – Prescribed Texts-Poetry
305. Internal Electives:
305. External Electives:
401.Structure of Modern Telugu
402. Modern Literary Genres
403. Literary Criticism (Western School)
404.Sanskrit Grammar-History of Sanskrit Literature
405. Research Project (Parisodhanamsa Krishi).
External Electives :
1) Folk Arts
2) Andhra History & Culture
| The Department is actively involved in the Research Programmes on various thrust areas. The following Research Programmes are being offered by the Department on Full-time and Part-time basis by following the UGC guidelines.|
Areas of Research
M.Phil and Ph.D.
Key Areas of Research