BS Sociology

Program Structure

The course work of BS Sociology is designed to inculcate the diverse theoretical knowledge of international and indigenous milieu, and practical implications of theoretical underpinnings with the aim to explore new dimensions of the discipline, aligned with indigenous milieux.

Duration

4 Years

Eligibility Criteria

The admission of students are subject to the Policy of the Admission Committee of The University of Okara.

Scheme of Studies

Semester-1
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Eng-101 BS Sociology Compulsory Functional English 3-0
Pak-102 BS Sociology Compulsory Pakistan Studies 2-0
Soc-103 BS Sociology Compulsory Statistics 3-0
Soc-104 BS Sociology Major Social Work 3-0
Soc-105 BS Sociology General Mass Communication 3-0
Soc-106 BS Sociology Foundation Introduction to Sociology 3-0
Semester-2
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-107 BS Sociology General English II 3-0
IS-108 BS Sociology Compulsory Islamic Studies/ Ethics 2-0
Soc-109 BS Sociology Compulsory Social Statistics 3-0
Soc-110 BS Sociology General Everyday Science 3-0
Soc-111 BS Sociology General Introduction to Psychology 3-0
Soc-112 BS Sociology Foundation Development of Social Thought 3-0
Semester-3
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-201 BS Sociology Compulsory English III 3-0
Cs-202 BS Sociology Compulsory Introduction to Computer 3-0
Soc-203 BS Sociology General Introduction to Environment 3-0
Soc-204 BS Sociology General Introduction to Management 3-0
Soc-205 BS Sociology Foundation Sociological Theory 3-0
Semester-4
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc BS Sociology Compulsory Internship* 3-0
Soc BS Sociology General English IV 3-0
Soc-206 BS Sociology General General VII 3-0
Soc-207 BS Sociology Foundation Introduction to Social Research 3-0
Soc-208 BS Sociology Foundation Pakistani Society and and Culture 3-0
Soc-209 BS Sociology Foundation Gender Studies 3-0
Semester-5
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-301 BS Sociology Foundation Criminology 3-0
Soc-302 BS Sociology Foundation Quantitative Research Methodology 3-0
Soc-303 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Development 3-0
Soc-304 BS Sociology Major Project Management 3-0
Soc-305 BS Sociology Major Community Development 3-0
Semester-6
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-306 BS Sociology Foundation Qualitative Research Methodology 3-0
Soc-307 BS Sociology Foundation Social Anthropology 3-0
Soc-309 BS Sociology Major Rural Sociology 3-0
Soc-310 BS Sociology Major Urban Sociology 3-0
Soc-308 BS Sociology Major Population Studies 3-0
Semester-7
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-401 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Health 3-0
Soc-402 BS Sociology Major Comparative Social Institutions 3-0
Soc-403 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Education 3-0
Soc-404 BS Sociology Elective Elective I 3-0
Soc-405 BS Sociology Elective Elective II 3-0
Semester-8
Course Code Category Course Title Cr.Hrs. Prerequisites
Soc-406 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Social Change and Development 3-0
Soc-407 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Religion 3-0
Soc-408 BS Sociology Major Sociology of Globalization 3-0
Soc-409 BS Sociology Elective Elective III 3-0
Soc-410 BS Sociology Elective Elective IV 3-0
Soc-411 BS Biology Research Thesis 6-0

Degree Completion Requirements

1. The student has to secure at least 15 marks in the mid term examination and 25 marks in the final term examination of each semester. 2. The student has to complete his/her internship within the given period of time successfully. 3. The student has to complete and defend his thesis within given period of time.