BA in Language and Literature

  1. Bachelors in Language and Literature (BLL)

 

Programme Duration Mode of Study
BA Programme 3 years Full time course work (360 credits)
BA Honors 1 Year Course work and a research project (120 credits)

 About the course

The BLL programme aspires to produce modern Bhutanese with traditional knowledge through a dynamic and forward-looking curriculum. The curriculum is structured with a balanced proportion of Dzongkha and English language components; Choekey, the classical textual language of the Himalayas, is also studied as it forms a critical part of the national heritage of Bhutan. Hence, the curriculum is inclusive, dynamic and academically invigorating.

  • Modules include
  • Translation & Interpretation
  • Literary Genre
  • Bhutanese Etiquette
  • Buddhist Poetry
  • Sanskrit, Linguistics and Languages of Bhutan

 

Entry Requirement

For students of Language and Culture Studies:

Class XII pass with a minimum of 50% in English and 55% aggregate in Choenjug, Sumtag, Nyengag and Dzongkha/Dazhung.

For BHSCE Rigzhung students:

Class XII pass with a minimum of 50% in English, 60% in Dzongkha and pass in Rigzhung

For BHSCE General students:

Class XII pass with a minimum of 50% in English and 60% in Dzongkha.

  • Progression

The honors programme in Language and Literature is open for candidates who have excelled in their 3 years bachelors degree with a minimum of 70% aggregate in the 3rd year of the BA in Language and Literature programme.

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