CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2021 2022

CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2021 2022 available in Pdf for free download. The latest syllabus for Class 11 English have been issued by CBSE based on which Grade 11 students will have to prepare for examinations by CBSE, NCERT and KVS in Standard 11. The latest CBSE syllabus has been used to design NCERT book for Class 11 English based on which exams for Grade 11 English will be conducted. Refer to MCQ Questions for Class 11 English with answers and also download more latest study material for all subjects

English Elective Class 11 CBSE Syllabus

Class 11 English students should refer to the following curriculum for NCERT Class 11 English Elective. These CBSE NCERT KVS Syllabus for Grade 11 English will be very useful for preparing for upcoming exams and help you to score good marks

English Elective CBSE Syllabus Class 11

Part A

Reading

Two unseen passages and a poem 20 Periods

1. 12 out of 15 questions from a literary or discursive passage of about 950-1000 words. (1x12=12 marks)
2. 8 questions to test interpretation and appreciation of a poem of about 10-12 lines.  (1x8=8 marks)
3. 5 out of 7 questions from a case-based factual passage (with visual inputstatistical data, chart etc.) of 100-120 words to test interpretation. (1x5=5 marks)
 
Literature Textbook

4. 15 out of 18 questions to test comprehension, literary appreciation and to draw inferences in poetry and prose. (1x15=15 marks)
 
Part B

Creative Writing Skills 20 Periods

1. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words.
An essay on an argumentative/discursive/reflective/descriptive topic, leading to creative rendering, forming and defending of opinions (5 marks)
2. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words.
(Article Writing. Contemporary topical issues to be a part of Article writing.)  (5 marks)
3. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words.
(Speech Writing. Contemporary topical issues to be a part of Speech writing.)  (5 marks)
 
Literature Textbook 60 Periods

Woven Words: The questions can be asked from both Poetry and Prose.
 
4. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 30-40 words to assess understanding, analysis and critical appreciation. Questions should elicit inferential responses through critical thinking. (2 marks)
 
5. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 50-60 words to assess understanding, analysis and critical appreciation. Questions should elicit inferential responses through critical thinking. (3 marks)
 
Arms and the Man - [Drama] 20 Periods
 
6. Two Long Answer Questions out of three to be answered in 80-100 words to appreciate characters, events and episodes. Questions to provide analytical responses using incidents, events, themes as reference points. (5x2=10 marks)
 
Fiction 20 Periods
 
7. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 30-40 words to critically appreciate characters, events, episodes and interpersonal relationships and to form their opinions with reference to content, events and episode. (2 marks)
8. One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 50-60 words to assess understanding, analysis and critical appreciation. Questions should elicit inferential responses through critical thinking. (3 marks)
9. One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-150 words to test literary appreciation and to draw inferences. Questions should elicit creative responses and develop ability to form opinions. (5 marks)


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