“As a father pities his children, so the Lord pities those who fear Him”

– Psalm 103:13



English

Eng. Head

1. VISION

Impart holistic education giving preference to rural, first generation, economically backward women.

Equip women to contribute at the national and global levels.

Sensitize students to human values and human rights through literature.

2. OBJECTIVES

Hone communication skills for better placements and global mobility.

Use technology based teaching/learning strategies.

Reconstruct curriculum to face the challenges of the society.

3. COURSES OFFERED

S. No. Courses Year of Affiliation / Commencement

1.

B.A. English

1957 – 1958

2.

B.A. English (S.F)

2011 – 2012

3.

M.A. English (S.F)

2004 – 2005

4.

M.Phil. English (S.F)

2011 – 2012

5.

Ph.D. English

2011 – 2012

6.

UGC Sponsored Certificate Course in English for Presentation Skills

2013 – Onwards

7.

UGC Sponsored Diploma Course in English for Presentation Skills

2014 – Onwards

8.

UGC Sponsored Advanced Diploma Course in English for Presentation Skills

2015 – Onwards

4. MOU / LOI

i.      MoU: DHAN Foundation to produce Documentaries

    

Produced 8 Documentaries of which one on “Mayandi Bharati” won a National Award.

    

Uniqueness – Documentaries produced in the absence of a Digital lab.

ii.      LoI: A letter of Intent was signed with St.Joseph School for the Blind, Paravai
          with the following objectives:

    

To instill a sense of community service among of the students of the department.

    

To improve the communication and soft skills of the students of the school.

5. ASSOCIATION/CLUB

Name of the Association : ORACLE

Vision :

    

To bring out the latent dramatic and creative talents

    

To instill leadership and team work

    

To prepare students for intra & intercollegiate events

    

To overcome their stage fear, shyness etc… that are the stumbling blocks in realizing their potentials.

Motto :

    

Radiance of Talents

Activities :

    

Guest Lectures on general topics.

    

Honing the students’ innate talents through participation in intra departmental and inter collegiate literary activities.

    

Monthly activities with a focus on cultural events pertaining to literature.

    

Screening of classical movies in English.

    

Book reviews.

    

Classical film reviews.

    

Students reading comprehension is tested through literary quiz.

    

Students are encouraged to unleash their creativity through writing for the department blog.

    

Annual inter collegiate literary cultural bonanza.


6. FACULTY

7. RETIRED FACULTY

8. BLOG:  http://fcenglishmatters.blogspot.in/

9. SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES/SYMPOSIUMS ORGANIZED

10. DOCUMENTARY FILMS

TOWARDS A NEW DAWN

TOWARDS A NEW HORIZON

MAYANDI BHARATHI – A PROFILE (WON THE NATIONAL AWARD)

THE TRAIL OF TRASH – THE STORY OF GARBAGE

VANISHING WISDOM – WATER RESOURCES AND MADURAI

THE THIRD EYE

THE CAVES OF WISDOM – JAIN HERITAGE IN MADURAI

BACK TO TRADITION – REVIVING LEGACY OF SMALL MILLETS

WANING WEALTH

RIVER ONCE     

CURTAIN RAISER    

DOTING ON DOT ART    

11. SHORT FILMS

பச்சதுண்டு (PACHATHUNDU)

FRAME TO FAME

ரைட்டா ரைட்டு (RIGHTA RIGHTU)

குயிலி (Kuyili)   new

அறிய செய் (ARIYA SEI)   new

12. FUTURE PLANS

    Encourage staff to take up Major/Minor Projects.

    Strengthen Research oriented programmes.

    Encourage Research Publications.

    Promote publication of translated works.

    Start a training centre to train the trainers of the visually challenged.

13. CONTACT US

Email : english@fatimacollegemdu.org

 

  • Vision Statement

    WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT THROUGH EDUCATION To empower women by developing human capabilities through quality education based on Christian values, making them responsible citizens who can work for the advancement of the society and promote communal harmony in the multi-religious and multi-cultural reality of India eventually evolving into women of communion.