Bachelor in Social Sciences
Last updated on June 26th, 2019

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
ENG 103 English I 3  
PAK 101 Pakistan Studies 2  
BES 101 Introduction to Computers 3  
One general course   3  
One general course   3  
One general course   3  

 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
ENG 104 English II 3 English I
ENV 105 Introduction to Environmental Sciences 3  
BES 106 Research Methodology 3  
One general course   3  
One general course   3  
One general course   3  

 Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
ENG 105 Oral Communication 3 English II
MAT 105 Mathematics 3  
ISL 101 Islamic Studies 2  
BES 103 Critical Thinking 3  
One general course   3  
One general course   3  

Declare Your Majors

Major in Development Studies

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
DST 301 Introduction to Microeconomics 3  
DST 310 Poverty Alleviation: Contending Approaches 3  
DST 303 Theories of Development: Contending Perspectives 3  
HSS 400 Philosophy of Social Sciences 3  
HSS 402 Qualitative Research Methods 3  
DST 312 Rural Development: Issues & Challenges 3  

 Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
DST 302 Introduction to Macroeconomics 3 Introduction to Microeconomics
HSS 401 Statistical Analysis of Social Data 3  
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Elective 3   3  
Elective 4   3  

 Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Elective 3   3  
Elective 4   3  
Elective 5   3  
Elective 6   3  

 Possible time for 2-months Internship in the summers.

Declare Your Specialization

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Specialization 1   3  
Specialization 2   3  
RES 300 Review of Literature & Research Proposal 1  
RES 400 Data Collection & Seminars 3  

 Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Specialization 1   3  
Specialization 2   3  
RES 500 Research Paper, Writing & Defense 2 Data Collection & Seminars

 Note: RES 300, RES 400 and RES 500 are for Research Students Only.

Majors in International Relations

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
IRS 301 Theories of International Relations 3  
IRS 307 International Relations Since 1945 3  
IRS 308 International Organizations 3  
IRS 309 International Law 3  
IRS 403 Theories of Globalization 3  
IRS 302 Foreign Policy of Pakistan 3  

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
IRS 303 Global Political Economy 3  
IRS 314 Diplomacy 3  
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Elective 3   3  
Elective 4   3  

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Elective 3   3  
Elective 4   3  
Elective 5   3  
Elective 6   3  

Possible time for 2-months Internship in the summers.

Declare Your Specialization

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Specialization 1   3  
Specialization 2   3  
RES 300 Review of Literature & Research Proposal 1  
RES 400 Data Collection & Seminars 3  

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
Elective 1   3  
Elective 2   3  
Specialization 1   3  
Specialization 2   3  
RES 500 Research Paper, Writing & Defense 2 Data Collection & Seminars

Note: RES 300, RES 400 and RES 500 are for Research Students Only.