Master of Arts in Sinhala

Aims of the Programme:

The programme ensures students to;

Obtain the knowledge of Classical Sinhala Literature, Modern Sinhala Literature, Eastern & Western Literary Criticism, Sinhala Drama & Cinema, Sinhala Culture, Folklore & Architecture, Evolution of the Sinhala Language, Traditional Grammar, Paleography, Historical and Socio Linguistics.

 

Objectives of the Programme:

Objective of this course is to improve the knowledge of

  • Classical Sinhala Literature
  • Modern Sinhala Literature
  • Eastern & Western Literary Criticism
  • Sinhala Drama & Cinema
  • Sinhala Culture Folklore  & Architecture
  • Evolution of the Sinhala Language and Traditional Grammar
  • Paleography, Historical and Socio - Linguistics 

 

Teaching Methods and Evaluation Criteria

Teaching Methods of the programme consist of following methods.

  • Lectures
  • Individual Assignments
  • Dissertation
  • Individual Presentations
  • Viva interview 

 

Evaluation Procedure

Candidates are evaluated on the following scheme.

        end of the first year,

  • Writing Examination (80%)
  • Assignments  (20%)

          end of the second year,

  • Dissertation
  • Presentation
  • Viva interview  

 

Important Documents

http://www.kln.ac.lk/humanities/depts/sinhala           


 

Help desk Contact: 

Program Coordinator 

Dr. A.I Diwakara

Department of Sinhala

Faculty of Humanities

University of Kelaniya

Tel: 0112903681

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Subject Clerk

Ms. Surangi 

Tel: 0112914493, 0112903681, 0112903682

 

 

 

Contact us

Faculty of Graduate Studies

University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya 11600,

Sri Lanka

+094 (112) 903 952

+094 (112) 913 953

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