About BA Linguistics


Linguistics forms the mastery of eloquent communication through a plethora of languages, making it one of the most significant fields in this era of globalisation. The Faculty of Arts, offers a three-year bachelors degree program in Linguistics, which shapes within the student an understanding of multiple languages and an effective command of both the spoken and the written aspects. The program allows students to master the principle elements surrounding each language along with its historical nature and origin. The Faculty of Arts is equipped with an elite league of faculties and experts in languages, who shape and guide students in the understanding of the concepts and elements of english. As a way of making the learning process more relatable and understandable for the students, the Faculty of Arts is equipped with a state of art language laboratory, which makes use of advanced digital systems, allowing students to fully engage and learn the various aspects of the languages. Students who develop a mastery of various languages have a wide pool of career opportunities which allows them to participate in both academic and corporate circles. Beyond focusing on the academic elements, the program goes on to focus on the personal developmental aspects and communication abilities. The teaching methodology is practical oriented, which allows students to engage more in participatory learning through various co-curricular activities such as debate, group discussion, public speaking, and essay writing, which shape the perspective of the students and provide an in-depth understanding of various languages.

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BA LinguisticsProgram Outcomes


Why Study BA Linguistics

In this era of globalization, there is a high demand for experts and resources who are able to actively participate on a multinational scale, and multi-linguist have this professional ability. Therefore students who get to pursue this program gain the ability to actively participate in various industries across dynamic nations worldwide. The program goes on to develop the communicative abilities of the students, allowing them to be both eloquent and persuasive in their manner of speech.
Translator

Translator

An ability to understand various language dynamics and study the various roots and backgrounds behind the nature of the languages

Foreign Language Teacher

An ability to work and adapt to various social dynamics and geographic landscapes while dealing with languages from various national backgrounds.

Foreign Language Teacher
Forensic Linguist

Forensic Linguist

An ability to develop effective interview skills, logical and analytical precepts in the context of various subjects and topics.

Language Researcher

An ability to acquire mannerism and ethics which are essential for the field and the effective conduct of the regulations.

Language Researcher

Duration: 3 years (Semester System)


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Affiliation

Constituent College of Parul University

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Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed HSC examination in Science or Arts or Commerce stream conducted by Gujarat Board or any other recognized Examination Board

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Mode of Admission

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BA Linguistics feesFees

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BA Linguistics

₹ 40,000/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

BA Linguistics CurriculumCurriculum

Structure of Languages

Language & Communication

Introduction to Mass Media

Orientation to Media Studies

Understanding Personality

Introduction to Public Administration

Introduction to Literary Forms-I

INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY -

Sociology: An Introduction

Indian Social System - I

 

Introduction to Literary Forms-II

 

Study of Sounds

Etymology of Languages

Writing & Analyzing News Items

Content Writing for Print Media

Applied Psychology

Labor Legislations

Research methods statistics

Basic Psychological Tests

English Theatre

Sociological Theories-I

Communication & Education Technology

French-IV

  German-IV
 

English for Negotiating

 

Language and Mind

Language and Power

Creative Writing for Print Media

Creative Writing for Electronic Media

Peace and Conflict Study

Language & Communication (Applied psychology)

Educational Psychology

Corporate Social Responsibility

Sociological Theories-II

French-VI

French-V

German-VI

German-V

English for Human Resources

English for Customer Care

 

 

BA Linguistics Curriculum Practical Resources


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Language Laboratory

The faculty of arts focuses in the overall development and one of the major skills required in this field is the ability of students to adapt to various social dynamics of the students

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Computer Lab

The computer lab provides students hands-on experience in various software with high-speed internet access. Students get aware of the basics of computer which plays

BA Linguistics CurriculumActivities


Visit to Radio City Station

The students of Mass Communication department, Faculty of Arts, Parul University visited Radio City station, Old Padra Road, Vadodara on 27th February 2018 to get an exposure to the basics of radio broadcast and operations of a private FM with Assistant Professor Akansha Kumar and Dr. Pallavi Dubey from the Mass Communication and Sociology department respectively. We are thankful to Atik Khan, the programming director of Radio City for hosting the students and explaining them the important aspects of a radio station and RJ Jahnvi, popular Radio Jockey of Radio City who gave some important tips to students.

Workshop on “Visual Communication”

A workshop on Visual Communication for students of Mass Communication department, Faculty of Arts was conducted by Rajeet Shah and Karan Bhatt of Dreamvoxmedia on 21 st February 2018. The workshop was divided into two parts: (a) Technical: It offered students with basics of a digital single lens reflex camera and the different kinds of angle and frame size to use for a scene or picture enhancement; (b) Creative: It dealt with writing of a concept, script, climax and screenplay.

National Youth Day Celebration

On the occasion of 156th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, Faculty of Commerce jointly with Faculty of Arts organised 'National Youth Day Celebration' on 12th January, 2019. Mr. Animesh Bhatt, a renowned TEDx Speaker graced the event as the Chief Guest.The inaugural event was attended by around 350 people comprising of participants, students, faculty members, judges etc.As a part of the celebration, competitions like Elocution, Quiz (on the theme of Swami Vivekananda) and Debate were organised for the students.The theme of the event 'Arise, Awake and don't stop until the goal is reached' was indeed justified by the young participants and made it a successful event.

Expert Session by Mr. Parvez Shaikh, CEO, Purple Crayon Advertising

An expert Session was organized under the Entrepreneurship Development Cell and Department of Mass Communication & Journalism, the session focused on how to be an entrepreneur and having your own advertising agency. It was a very interactive, fun and informative session by Mr. Parvez Shaikh, the CEO of Purple Crayon Advertising. The students were absorbed in his presentation about his passion of being an entrepreneur. The session focused on what it takes to be an entrepreneur, difference between entrepreneurship and start-ups, necessities and challenges faced, what success would mean and making a mark in the advertising industry.

Expert Lecture on Importance of foreign language- French and Enriching Student’s Vocabulary

On the 27th March 2017, an expert talk was held for French Language for Arts, B.Com, and M.Com students. The expert talk was very well organized by Faculty of Arts. Ms. Parul Talegaonkar gave a wonderful and very motivating session for an hour. Ms. Parul began with introduction that took a few minutes. She mentioned what we will be learning throughout the lecture and undoubtly was able to keep her word.

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