MEG-1,2,3 & 4
MASTER'S DEGREE IN ENGLISH (MEG)
(Compulsory Courses of M. A. Engtish -
British Poetry-0l British Drama'0z British Novel-O3
Aspects of language-O4
School of Humanities
Indira Gandhi National Open University MaidanGarhi, New Delhi- 1 1 0068
Masteros Degree in English Assignments for l't year Compulsory Courses Course Code:MEG
This booklet contains all the assignments of the Compulsory Courses of MA (English) namely: MEG-OI MEG-02 MEG-03 MEG-04
British Poetry British Drama British Novel Aspects of Language
comprise one assignment
100 marks. This assignment
be tutor marked.
The TMAs are conaerned mainly with assessing your application and understanding of the course material. You are not required to reproduce chunks of information from the course material but to use the skills of critical appreciation that you may have acquired during the course of study. These assignments aim to teach as well as to assess your performance. Please ensure that you read the texts and the accompanying study guides that we have prepared for you. Let me repeat: you
must read all the texts prescribed. Do make points as you go along. If there is anything you do not understand, please ask your Counsellor at the Study Centre for clarification. Once you are able to do the assignments satisfactorily, you will be ready to take the exam with confidence.
Instructions: Before attempting the assignment please read the following instructions carefully. l. Read the detailed instructions about the assignments given in the Programme Guide for
2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.
Elective Courses. Write your Roll No., Name, Address and Date on the top right corner of the first page of your response sheet(s).
Write the Course Title, Assignment Number and the Name of the Study Centre you attached to in the centre ofthe first page ofyour response sheet(s). Use only foolscap size paper for your response and tag all the pages carefully. Write the relevant question number with each answer. You should write in your own handwriting.
Submission: The completed assignment should be sent to the Coordinator of the Study Centre allotted to you by 31st March, 2013 (for July, 2012 session) and 30th Sept, 2013 (for January, 2013 session). Please read the instructions given in the Programme Guide.
this: The top of the first page of your response sheet should look like
Enrollment No. : .....'.... Name: Address:
questions' Now read the following guidelines carefully before answering the GUIDELINES FOR TMA
You will find it useful to keep the following points in mind:
each Planning: Read the assignment carefully. Make some points regarding your own words' Do not in rearrange these in a logical order. And please write the answers reproduce passages from the units.
question and then
rough outline of Organisation: Be a little more selective and anall'tic before drawing up a and your answer. In an essay-type question, give adequate attention to your introduction and how you question conclusion. The introduction must offer your brief interpretation of the response to the question' In the propose to develop it. The conilusion must summarise your or critics as this will add course of your unr*"r, you may like to make references to other texts some depth to your analYsis.
Make sure that Your answer: (i) is logical and coherent;
(ii) has clear connections between sentences and paragraphs; (iii)is written correctly giving adequate consideration to your expression, style and presentation;
(iv)does not exceed the number of words indicated in your question.
version Presentation: Once you are satisfied with your answers, you can write down the...