Architecture and engineering have a history where research and practice go hand in hand, where many great practices have grown as a result of fundamental research and where many research projects arise from ground-breaking design. This is especially true during periods of economic inactivity when recent modes of working are called into question and new modes (sometimes based on rediscovered historical precedent) are established.
The programme encourages students to develop advanced and speculative approaches to the design of cities, landscape and territories. It promotes high design values and the integration of new and innovative technologies to address the challenges facing contemporary cities, such as urban growth, climate change, globalisation and social inequality. The programme is designed for students of architecture, landscape architecture, engineering and related disciplines, who wish to enhance their academic, intellectual and professional skills.
To achieve academic excellence and high quality research status by stimulating and developing the imagination and critical thinking of the students through teaching and research.
Introducing the theories of literature to the students, and helping them to acquire hands-on experience in creative writing and content writing to prompt the students as mass communication and media professionals.
The Department of English at SMS College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore welcomes the undergraduate students to develop your soft skills, entrepreneurial qualities, Creativity through enjoyable and fruitful Seminars, Guest Lectures and Workshops by experts from reputed institutions. The Department has a motto tol impart you a holistic development and will also be a part of your success.
Dr. G.M.A. Christy, the Head of the Department of English, SMS College of Arts and Science has opted to ensure that the Department achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities in assisting the students to reach the pinnacle of success.
She has 8 years of research experience and has received her Doctoral Degree from the Bharathiar University in the year 2018. She has received her Master of Philosophy in the year 2002, Master of Arts in the year 2001 and Bachelor of Arts in the year 1999 from the Univeristy of Madras.
Her area of specialization consists of Nineteenth Century British Literature and Theory and Cultural Studies. She has twelve years of teaching experience in several Self Financing colleges. She has published her Doctoral Thesis into a Book and has published five Research articles in the International Refereed UGC Sponsored Journals of English Language, Literature and Criticism.
She is a recognised PhD research Supervisor of the Bharathiar University and eligible to supervise 4 candidates with the Qualification approval issued by the University.
She has presented research papers in National and State Level Seminars and Conferences and has participated in literary workshops. She has arranged expert meets for students on a periodic basis to create an interest about English Language and Literature.
She was the member of Board of Studies of the Department of English at Dr. SNS Rajalakshmi College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore - 49. She has rendered her service as the NSS Programme Officer and also as the Fine Arts Coordinator at Bishop Ambrose College, Coimbatore.
In SMS College of Arts and Science, she is the convener of the College Handbook Committee (CHC), Report Writing Committee (RWC). She is also a member in several other committees of the College.
The BA English Language and Literature is an undergraduate degree program. The students of BA English Language and Literature will focus primarily on English proficiency by learning in detail how the language is structured and will become familiar with almost all the literary works and Genres. It provides career opportunities ranging from editor to academic and legal advisor to manager. The media industry comprises smaller industries and its domain extends into film industry, television, newspaper, news blogs, advertising, and even reviews on games, which pave the way to an English literature aspirant to become a professional in such fields or to produce, write, edit, create and review things all by himself.
An English literature aspirant has numerous career openings in corporate as well as media field. The various opportunities are such as listed below: