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CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus for New Academic Session 2021-2022 Released: Download in PDF

Hi Student, The CBSE prepares the syllabus for the academic year of class 11 for all the subject. Program of CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus as you know very well that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has its curriculum, and they hold the supreme authority to change it further for the benefit of students. In this article, you can get the latest CBSE Class 11 English Syllabus and Exam Pattern in PDF for the academic year 2020-21. This English Elective syllabus is free.

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1. Summary

2. CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2021-22
3. Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2020-21
4. English Elective Marks Distribution
5. CBSE 11 Study Materials
6. Scholarships Scheme
7. Olympiad Exam
8. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
9. CBSE Useful Resources

Class 11 English Elective Syllabus Overview

Before we discussed the Class 11 English Elective NCERT Syllabus let us check the CBSE Class 11 Summary; Below we have mentioned complete CBSE Class 11 Summary. The student is advised to check out to complete summary.

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CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2021-22 (Out)

Understanding foundational class, students in class 11 are introduced to the basic knowledge of English Elective. They are introduced to Reading Comprehension, Writing Skill and Grammar, etc. Let us now discuss the CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2021-22 with topics to be covered.

CBSE Class 11 English Elective Syllabus 2020-21

Understanding the basics of English, Grammar, the story and great author knowledge is the major area of concern for Class 11 English Subject. Basically, Class 11 English Syllabus are covered with two-course like English-Elective and English-Core that’s why we are mentioned in this post-English Elective Syllabus in PDF formate for students preference. Let us now check the English Elective Syllabus and Exam Pattern with topics to be covered with exam pattern

CBSE Class 11 English Elective New Syllabus 

Here in this Section, we have mentioned the Class 11 English Elective New Syllabus. Students can check the English Elective New Syllabus for Class 11 for the academic year 2020-21.

English Elective Marks Distribution

SectionCompetenciesTotal Marks% Weightage
Reading ComprehensionConceptual understanding, decoding, Analyzing, inferring, interpreting, appreciating, literary, conventions and vocabulary, summarizing and using the appropriate formats2025%
Writing Skill and GrammarReasoning, appropriacy of style and tone, using and tone, using appropriate format and fluency, inference, analysis, evaluation, and creativity2025%
Literature TextbookRecalling, reasoning, appreciating literary convention, inference, analysis, creativity with fluency2025%
FictionRecalling, reasoning, appreciating literary conventions, illustrating with relevant quotations from the texts, giving opinions, and justifying with fluency1012.50%
Total 80100%
SeminarSeeking information and clarifying, illustrating with relevant quotations from the texts, reasoning, diction, articulation clarity of pronunciation, using appropriate language conventions Addressing participants using appropriate titles or nomenclatures and overall fluency20
Grand Total100

Class 11 English Elective Syllabus

Check out the latest CBSE NCERT Class 11 English Syllabus. The syllabus is for the academic year 2020-21 session. First, of all check the CBSE Class 11 English Syllabus in PDF formate with exam pattern. students are advised to check out the complete syllabus.

Class 11 English Elective Exam Pattern

Here in this Section, we have mentioned the Class 11 English Elective Exam Pattern. Students can check the Class 11 English Elective Exam Pattern for the academic year 2020-21.

S.No. Topic Marks
1 Reading Skills 20
2 Creative Writing Skills 20
3 Literature 40
5 Seminar 20
6 Total 100

Class 11 English Elective Syllabus Brief Review

Below we have mentioned the Class 11 English Elective Syllabus Brief Review like which topics/chapters to be covered in the syllabus. students are advised to check the brief review of English syllabus.

Reading

An unseen passage and a poem: –

  • 12 Objective Type Questions including Multiple Choice Questions from a literary
    or discursive passage of about 950-1000 words.
  • 04 Short Answer Questions to test interpretation and appreciation and to be
    answered in 50-60 words.

Creative Writing Skills and Applied Grammar

  • Two Long Answer Questions out of three to be answered in 120-150 words
    each.
  • One Very Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 150-200 words.
  • Eight objective Type Questions: Transformation of Sentences.

Literature

  • One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 50-60 words.
  • Two Short Answer Questions out of three to be answered in 60-80 words.
  • Two Long Answer Questions out of three to be answered in 80-100 words.

Fiction

  • One Short Answer Question out of two to be answered in 60-80 words.
  • One Long Answer Question out of two to be answered in 120-160 words.

Seminar

  • Presentation – book review /a play /a short story/a novel/novella (tale, table,
    parable) to be followed by a question-answer session.
  • Poetry reading to be followed by interpretative tasks based on close reading and
    literary analysis of the text. A critical review of a film or a play.
  • Conducting a theatre workshop to be followed by a discussion.

Class 11 English Elective Syllabus in PDF 2020-21

Here in this Section, we have mentioned the Class 11 English Syllabus in pdf format with an exam pattern. Students can check the English Elective Syllabus in pdf for the academic year 2020-21.

NOTE:- If any change then Syllabus will be updated soon.

CBSE 11 Study Materials

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Scholarships Scheme

The scholarships recognize merit and talent of students. Students may apply for the Scholarships at the beginning of the academic year. School/College may offer a scholarship to a deserving candidate under the following categories.

  • School/College Merit Scholarships.
  • Students belonging to the economically weaker sections may ask for fee concession (*depends on the School/college administrations).
  • Merit cum means based scholarships are also awarded by the college to deserving students.
  • Merit & National Scholarships for brilliant students under Central & State Govt.

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Olympiad Exam 2020-21

Here in this session, we provide the Olympiad Exam 2020-21. You can see the Olympiad Exam.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q. Which optional subject is best for 11th class?

A. The CBSE Board offers many choices, but the most commonly-opted for optional subjects with science are:
(i) Medical – Psychology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Economics, Home Science, Fine Arts, Physical Education.
(ii) Non-Medical – Computer Science, Economics, Physical Education, Engineering Drawing, Fine Arts, Psychology.

Q. Is Computer Science hard in class 11?

A. Absolutely not, Class 11 Computer Science is definitely easier than its counterparts like Maths, Physics and Chemistry

Q. What Should I take PCB (Physics, Chemistry, and Maths) or PCMB (Physics, Chemistry, Maths, and Biology)?

A. It totally depends upon your interest and educational background. If you want a quick answer, take PCB if you want to study medicine after 12. Take PCM if you want to pursue engineering after 12. Take both (PCMB) if you are not sure what you want to study. If you like to do courses in basic sciences, then you can choose your preferred subjects accordingly.

Q. Is math harder than biology?

A. It depends on your aptitude and what you like.
They are very different subjects are well, so it isn’t really a good idea to compare the two. It’s actually better not to compare to subjects, as they are different (which why they are differentiated as subjects in the first place). A better comparison would usually be topics within the subject itself. But if you were to compare subjects, a better comparison would be between subjects like Biology and Biotechnology, Zoology and Botany, or Math and Physics.

Q. What is EP subject in class 11th?

A. EP stands for EP(Entrepreneurship).

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