M. A. in Assamese

** The Master of Arts (M.A.) Programme (previously called ‘Course’) in Assamese of Gauhati University will be covered in 4 (four) Semesters:

  • The 1st and the 3rd Semeters will be from January to June.
  • The 2nd and the 4st Semesters will be from July to December.

Semester – I

Course  Content              

 History of Early and Medieval Assamese Literature

Assamese Poetry

Cultural History of Assam

History of Literary Criticism (East and West)

General Linguistics and History of Linguistics

Semester – II Course  Content                

History of  Modern Assamese Literature

Assamese Drama

Assamese Prose

Twentieth Century Literary Theory/ Movements

and Assamese Literature

History of Sanskrit Literature

Semester – III Course  Content              

Assamese Novel

Script and Textual Criticism

Sultural History of North-East

Introduction to Western Literature in English Translation

Introduction to Phonology and Assamese Phonology

Comparative Indian Literature

Pali-Prakrit-Apabhramsa Text and Comparative

Grammar of Indo-Aryan Languages.

Semester – IV Course  Content              

Assamese Short Story

Bhakti Literature

Linguistics and Related Fields

Special Autho

Introduction to Morphology and Assamese Morphology

Classical Sanskrit Literature

Tibeto-Burman Languages and Linguistics

Introduction to Translation Studies

Sialectology and Dialects of Assamese Language

M.Sc. in Herbal Science.

Duration: Two years

Proposed by

Department of Botany

In Collaboration with Department of Chemistry

Course Structure

M. Sc. Herbal Science and Technology

 

 

Semester

 

Paper code No.

 

TITLE OF TOPICS

 

University Examination

Total Marks

Total Credits

Credit Hr/Week

 

 

 

 

I

 

 

THEORY

HST-101 INTRODUCTION TO HERBAL SCIENCE

100

6

6

HST-102 CULTIVATION AND POST HARVEST MANAGEMENT OF MEDICINAL PLANTS

100

6

6

HST-103 MICROBIOLOGY and   IMMUNOLOGY

100

6

6

PRACTICAL HSTP 104 PRACTICALS:&POST HARVEST MANAGEMENT OF MEDICINAL PLANTS

100

6

12

HSTP 105  MICROBIOLOGY and IMMUNOLOGY

100

6

12

II

THEORY

HST-201

PHARMACOGNOSY AND PHYTO PHARMACEUTICALCHEMISTRY

100

6

6

HST-202

PHARMOCOLOGY

100

6

6

HST-203

TOXICOLOGY AND HARMACOKINETICS

100

6

6

PRACTICAL

HSTP 204

PHARMACOGNOSY AND PHYTOPHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY

100

6

12

HST P 205

PHARMOCOLOGY , TOXICOLOGY AND PHARMACOKINETICS

100

6

12

 

 

 

 

III

 

THEORY

HST 301

COMMERCIAL ASPECTS IN HERBAL SCIENCE

100

6

6

HST 302

Phytoconstituents

100

6

6

HST 303

aDVANCED ANALYTICAL Techniques & Biostatistics

100

6

6

PRACTICAL

HSTP 304

COMMERCIAL ASPECTS IN HERBAL SCIENCE

100

6

12

HSTP 305

Phytoconstituents and Biostatistics

100

6

12

IV

 

 

 

THEORY

HST 401

Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics

100

6

6

HST 402

agrotechnnology and plant  tISSUE CULTURE  techniques

100

6

6

HST 403

ethnomedicines,bio prospecting of indigenious medicinal plants and  conservation

100

6

6

PROJECT

HSTP404

 project work

200

12

30

Total

2000

120

174