• Degree: Master
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Human Sciences
  • Department: English Language and Literature

Program Description

The program aims to provide students with a liberal education that stresses critical thinking, sharpens students' research skills and fosters self-development. It also aims to prepare students to deal with a rapidly changing, technologically advanced, and culturally diverse academic arena, that is closely related to the job-market and the real world.


Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ENGL601 MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY CRITICISM 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) MD
ENGL603 CONTEMPORARY FICTION 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) MD
ENGL605 APPLIED LINGUISTICS 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) MD
Second Semester
ENGL602 DISCOURSE ANALYSIS 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) MD
ENGL604 MODERN DRAMA 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) MD

Elective Department (ED)

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
ENGL606 SEMINAR IN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE (ARABIC/ENGLISH) 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL607 LITERATURE IN ENGLISH 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL608 CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN LITERATURE 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL609 STYLISTICS 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL610 MODERN ENGLISH GRAMMAR 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL611 SOCIOLINGUISTICS 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL612 SHAKESPEAREAN STUDIES 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL613 GRADUATE SEMINAR IN ENGLISH LITERATURE 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL614 SEMINAR IN WORLD LITERATURE 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL615 STUDIES IN WOMEN'S LITERATURE 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL616 PSYCHOLINGUISTICS 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL617 LANGUAGE AND POWER 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL618 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED
ENGL619 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 3 (3Cr.:3Lec) ED

University Requirement Courses

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Type
ENGL001 ENGLISH LANGUAGE 2 (2Cr.:2Lec) Mandatory