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Old August 30th, 2013, 01:49 PM
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As you want to get the syllabus of the M.Phil English of Pune University, so here I am providing the syllabus of M.Phil Program:

Pune University M.Phil English Syllabus

Paper I: Research Methodology (Theory)
1. To equip the students with the tools and materials of research
2. To acquaint them with the research process
3. To train them in presenting their research

1. Meaning and objectives of research
2. Research in language and literature
3. Materials and tools of research (books, anthologies, thesauruses, encyclopedias, conference proceedings, unpublished theses, newspaper articles, journals, govt publications, e-journals, web references, research sites, printed and web indexes, etc.; e-mail discussion groups, special libraries, advanced study centers, virtual libraries, web search engines, etc.)
4. The process of research (selecting a project; the survey of relevant literature; defining aims and objectives; designing hypothesis; scope and limitations; preparing a research proposal; planning, etc)
5. Presentation of Research (title, aims and objectives; research format; avoiding plagiarism; quoting and creating in-text citations; research findings; using standard style sheets)

Paper II: Preparing for Research
1. To acquaint the students with the latest approaches to language and literature
2. To enable them to apply these approaches to literary pieces and/or language
(natural, literary, media)
3. To inculcate the habit of making background reading with the help of various conventional and technological sources

1. Approaches to literature: Feminism, Post-colonialism, Culture Studies
2. Approaches to language: Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis, ELT
3. Application of approaches: Each student will be required to apply at least one approach to a literary piece like short story, poem, one-act play, novel and play or to the English language used in literature, journalism and other media, the Internet, day-to-day conversations, etc. The concerned teacher will demonstrate how to apply these approaches.
4. Potential research areas in English language and literature: The teacher/s will discuss probable areas and various possibilities of research in language and literature. Emphasis will be given on interdisciplinarity.
5. Survey of relevant literature: Each student will be required to make a survey of literature related to an area of his/her interest under the guidance of the concerned ¬teacher/s. This will include the use of various sources like libraries, websites and search engines.

Paper III: Topic Related Practical/Contact Sessions
1. To help the student to crystallize topic of research
2. To provide the student relevant and timely guidance for conducting research
3. To ensure the quality of dissertation

This paper will be conducted in the form of contact sessions. The students will be grouped according to their area of interest. Each group will consist of 4-6 students. Relevant and recognized research guides will conduct minimum 10 contact sessions of one hour each for each group. The contact sessions will aim at helping each student to identify the topic, formulate aims and objectives, design hypothesis, prepare a plan of research and make the relevant reading. The students will be required to give seminars, make PowerPoint presentations and to actually begin their serious research
along with these sessions. The contact sessions will be spaced out over the second and the third terms and will be treated as teaching hours.

Contact Details
University of Pune
Pune University Rd,
MH 411007 ‎
Tel: 020 2560 1099 ‎

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Old September 22nd, 2015, 11:24 AM
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Can you provide me the syllabus of the M. Phil. (Commerce) Programme offered by Pune University as I want to check if it has been revised this year before taking admission in it?
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Old September 22nd, 2015, 11:27 AM
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The syllabus of the M. Phil. (Commerce) Programme offered by Pune University as you want to check if it has been revised this year before taking admission in it is as follows:

Paper – I

Course 1 Research Methodology for Commerce

Objectives of the Paper:-

1. To explain the current issues related with research in Business & Commerce.
2. To help the learnt to have right understanding of concept of research & its application in business.
3. To apply various techniques of research in Conducted research inquiry.

1. Introduction :- Meaning of the Research – Qualities of a research worker – scientific Method – Definition – stages of scientific study – Different steps in scientific study – Logical Methods – Inductive & Deductive Methods – Nature of the Phenomena & the use of the scientific methods.

2. Approach to a Research Project :- Purpose of Research – Functions in Research – Research Programme – Problem solving through research / financial aspects of research – Research Design ( Selective topic, Coverage, Hypothesis) – Sources of Information – Nature of study – Definition of terms – Techniques of study – Collection, Analysis & presentation of the data – Testing hypothesis – Stating results.

3. Use of the Library :- Finding the correct sources of information – Uses of books, periodicals & encyclopedia – Taking down notes – Collection & organization of Material.

4. Research Method :- Sampling Method – Observation Method – Case study Method – Interview Method – Survey Method – Experimental Method – Questionnaire Method - Library Method – Documentary Method – Suitable combination & Selection of Method – advantages, disadvantages & limitations of methods.

Syllabus of the M. Phil. (Commerce) Programme

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Pune University,
Pune, Maharashtra

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