ISC Syllabus for year 2019, 2018, 2017 is given below. Students of Class XII can use this syllabus for their annual examination preparation.

Board: Indian School Certificate
Class: XII
Subject: English


ISC English Syllabus

Aims :

To develop the ability to:

  • derive, infer and critically assess information through listening.
  • express oneself by speaking individually, or in a discussion.
  • read with comprehension drawing information directly or by inference from the text, through an understanding of grammar and structure, vocabulary and idiom.
  • employ a variety of skills in writing : within a framework, using argument or imagination or note making and summarizing.
  • use the English language for the purpose of study and social and cultural interaction.
  • speak and write clearly and to the purpose, using appropriate grammar, vocabulary and idiom

Aims (Prescribed Texts)

  1. To enjoy and appreciate literature through a critical study of selected literary works.
  2. Through the study of literature:
    • approach an understanding of humanity.
    • develop an interest in the thought and culture of the peoples of the world.
    • develop the power of expression and a sense of aesthetic values.

There will be two papers as follows:

  • Paper 1: English Language (3 hours) – 100 marks
  • Paper 2: Literature in English (3 hours) – 100 marks

English Syllabus for ISC Class 12th is given below.

 Exam Year ISC Syllabus
 2019 Click Here
 2018 Click Here
 2017 Click Here

ICSE Class XII Syllabus Sample Papers