Bachelor in Social Sciences

Semester – 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
ENG 103 English I 3  
PAK 102 Pakistan Studies 3  
BES 101 Introduction to Computers 3  
HSS 110 Introduction to Development Studies 3  
HSS 111 Introduction to International Relations 3  
HSS 115 Introduction to Media Studies 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  
BES 103 Critical Thinking 3  
HSS 202 Introduction to Sociology 3  
HSS 102 Introduction to Philosophy 3  

 Semester – 3 

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
ENG 201 Oral Communication 3 English II
MAT 105 Mathematics 3  
ISL 100 Islamic Studies 3  
HSS 201 Introduction to Anthropology 3  
HSS 112 Introduction to Political Science 3  
HSS 107 Introduction to Psychology 3  

Semester – 4 

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
SCO 301 Classical Sociological Theories 3  
SCO 304 Quantitative Research Methodology 3  
SCO 307 Sociology of Gender Issues 3  
HSS 400 Philosophy of Social Sciences 3  
SCO 308 Sociology of Youth 3  
SCO 311 Population dynamics 3  

 Semester – 5 

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
SCO 302 Pakistani Society and Culture 3  
SCO 303 Sociology of Migration & Urbanization 3  
SCO 305 Qualitative Research Methodology 3  
SCO 306 Contemporary Sociological theories 3  
SCO 315 Sociology of Social Change and Development 3  
SCO 326 Rural Development 3  

 Semester – 6 

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
SCO 316 Sociology of Education 3  
SCO 317 Sociology of Globalization 3  
SCO 320 Political Sociology 3  
SCO 324 Sociology of Media 3  
SCO 325 Sociology of Law & Human Rights 3  
SCO 314 Sociology of Health 3  

 Possible time for 2-months Internship in the summers.

 Semester – 7  

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Pre-Requisite
SCO 331 Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 3  
SCO 327 Urban Development 3  
SCO 334 Sociology of Religion 3  
SCO 336 Sociology of Family and Marriage 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
SCO 321 Environmental Sociology 3  
SCO 309 Project Planning and Management 3  
SCO 335 Sociology of Emotions and Human Feelings 3  
SCO 338 Sociology of Governance and Social Policy 3  
RES 500 Research Paper, Writing & Defense 2 Data Collection & Seminars

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