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Government College Women University Faisalabad

Sociology

Introduction

Sociology is the scientific study of human relationships and their consequences. Sociological knowledge is applicable at individual, family and societal level. So on increasing demand of the subject a four years programme B.S(Hons). in Sociology was introduced in 2013. BS (Hons). in Sociology is a broad based interdisciplinary degree which gives a deep insight to the students about a wide range of science subjects. The course outline for BS Sociology has been designed as to introduce the students with evolution of humans, culture, character and dynamics of the societies, types of social systems, socio-economic changes, understanding about globalization and its role towards changing gender relation in various societies. Thus the program will enable the students to carry out the research on different socio-cultural and economic problems in the society and graduates will get ample opportunities for a variety of jobs in the society.

In near future, M.Sc. program will also be launched in the forth coming session. We are also planning to start M.Phil program soon.

 

Vision and Mission

The vision of Sociology department is to provide Sociological knowledge to the student which is relevant to their practical life. More over efforts are being made to discover the broad patterns of interaction of social life that influences the social behavior. This is further strengthened by carrying out research on socio-economic, cultural, environmental and political problems in Pakistani society.

Program Offered

  • BS in Sociology
  • MSc Sociology