COURSE STRUCTURE

Three-Year Degree Course in Arts
The Three Year Degree Course leading to the award of Bachelor’s Degree in Arts shall be spread over a period of three academic years. There shall be two Semester Examinations in the interval of six months in each year and total six semesters in three years. Further there shall be Internal Assessment Examination to be held in each Theory Paper for 20% of the total marks as prescribed in the tables, in each semester. A Hons. student of Arts stream shall offer one Hons. subject carrying 800 marks and two elective subjects of 400 marks and compulsory subjects of 600 marks. A candidate shall choose two elective subjects (A & B), each carrying 200 marks (without practical component) from among the following subjects:
Indian Polity, Landmarks in Indian History, Mathematics, Statistics, Education, Sanskrit, Philosophy, Sociology and Oriya provided that a student offering Political Science, History, Mathematics, Education, Sanskrit, Philosophy, Sociology and Oriya as one of the Honours subject shall not be allowed to take Indian Polity, Landmarks in Indian History, Mathematics, Education, Sanskrit, Philosophy, Sociology and Oriya,  respectively as his/her elective papers. The students of Arts stream shall have to offer any one of the following subjects as their Honours subject:
History, Economics, English, Political Science, Oriya, Sanskrit, Hindi, Urdu, Philosophy, Mathematics, Home Science, Sociology, Education, Psychology. No student shall be allowed to offer Statistics if he/she has not passed either in Statistics or in Mathmatics in the H.S. Exam. or any other equivalent examination. No student shall be allowed to take any subject in which there is a practical examination, if he/she had not passed in that subject in the H.S. Exam. or any other equivalent exam., except Education and Psychology. Home Science (Hons.) subject is only for girl students.
          A student is allowed to offer any one of the following subjects as M.I.L.: Oriya, Hindi, Alternate English and Urdu.
          The course structure and marks distribution in different years for the 3 years Degree Course in B.A. (Hons.) shall be as in the following Tables:

3 YEAR DEGREE ARTS HONOURS COURSE WITHOUT PRACTICAL COMPONENT
FIRST SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

I
I

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

I

100

20

80

Elective

A

I

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

SECOND SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

II
II

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

II

100

20

80

Elective

A

II

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

THIRD SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

III
III

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

III

100

20

80

Elective

B

I

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

FOURTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

IV
IV

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

IV

100

20

80

Elective

B

II

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

FIFTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

I.S.C.

-

100

20

80

Honours

 

V
VI

100
100

20
20

80
80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

SIXTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

Env. Studies

-

100

20

80

Honours

 

VII
VIII

100
100

20
20

80
80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

3 YEAR DEGREE ARTS HONOURS COURSE WITH PRACTICAL COMPONENT


FIRST SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

I
I

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

I
II (Practical)

80
20

20
-

60
20

Elective

A

I

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

SECOND SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

II
II

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

III
IV (Practical)

80
20

20
-

60
20

Elective

A

II

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

THIRD SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

III
III

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

V
VI (Practical)

80
20

20
-

60
20

Elective

B

I

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

FOURTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

English
M.I.L.

IV
IV

50
50

10
10

40
40

Honours

 

VII
VIII (Practical)

80
20

20
-

60
20

Elective

B

II

100

20

80

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

FIFTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

I.S.C.

-

100

20

80

Honours

 

IX
X
XI (Practical)

80
80
40

20
20
-

60
60
40

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240

SIXTH SEMESTER


Category

Subject

Paper

Full Marks

Internal Assessment

Semester Exam.

Compulsory

Env. Studies

-

100

20

80

Honours

 

XII
XIII
XIV (Practical)

80
80
40

20
20
-

60
60
40

 

Total Marks

 

300

60

240