CBSE Class 12 English Syllabus 2022-23

Students always ignore the language subjects and focus more on the core subjects while preparing for the exams. But the language subjects also carry equal weightage like any other subject. Class 12 English subject of CBSE board is a scoring subject which will help students to uplift their overall percentage if they prepare accordingly. English is divided into two parts English Core and English Elective for CBSE Class 12 board students. The syllabus of both English Core and English Elective is prescribed by the CBSE board itself which contains all the important information about the course structure and distribution of marks for each section.

CBSE Syllabus for Class 12 English 2022-23

Students can download the latest released CBSE Class 12 English Syllabus PDF from the link below. Going through the syllabus will help students to know the topics they are going to study in English during the academic year.

CBSE Syllabus for Class 12 English Core 2022-23

Section A: Reading Comprehension (Two Passages)

  • Unseen passage (factual, descriptive or literary/ discursive or persuasive) – 10 marks
  • Case Based Unseen (Factual) Passage – 10 Marks

Section B: Creative Writing Skills:

  • Notice up to 50 words – 5 Marks
  • Formal/Informal Invitation and Reply up to 50 words – 5 Marks
  • Letters based on verbal/visual input, to be answered in approximately 120-150 words – 5 Marks
  • Article/ Report Writing, descriptive and analytical in nature, based on verbal inputs, to be answered in 120-150 words – 5 Marks.

Section C: 

This section will have variety of assessment items including Multiple Choice Questions, Objective Type Questions, Short Answer Type Questions and Long Answer Type Questions to assess comprehension, analysis, interpretation and extrapolation beyond the text.

CBSE Syllabus for Class 12 English Elective 2022-23

1. Reading – 20 Marks

This section will have two unseen passages and a poem.

2. Grammar – 8 Marks

3. Writing – 20 Marks

4. Literature – 22 Marks

5. Fiction – 10 Marks

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