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Government College Women University Faisalabad

BS Geography

Scheme of Studies For Academic Session (2015-2019)

Semester 1

Semester Name of Subject Credits Hours
GEO-301 Physical Geography-I 3(3-0)
GEO-303 Map Reading and Interpretation 3(2-1)
GEO-321 English-I (English for Academic Purpose) 3(3-0)
CSI-321 Introduction to Computing 3(2-1)
PST-321 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
ECO-305 Economics 3(3-0)
Total 17

Semester 2

GEO-302 Physical Geography-II 3(3-0)
GEO-304 Map Projections 3(1-2)
ENG-322 English-II (Writing and Listening) 3(3-0)
ISL-408 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
STA-321 Statistics-I 3(3-0)
SOC-322 Sociology 3(3-0)
Total 17

Semester 3

GEO-401 Human Geography-I 3(3-0)
GEO-403 Basic Field Surveying 3(1-2)
ENG-421 English-III (Communication Skills) 3(3-0)
STA-353 Statistics in Geography 3(3-0)
MTH-321 Mathematics-I 3(3-0)
PSY-401 Psychology 3(3-0)
Total 18

Semester 4

GEO-402 Human Geography-II 3(3-0)
GEO-404 Region and Regional Concepts 3(1-2)
GEO-406 Introduction to GIS and Remote Sensing 3(2-1)
ENG-422 English IV 3(3-0)
EDU-402 Education 3(3-0)
Total 15

Semester 5

FST-501 Technology of Fats and Oils Sugar Technology

3(2-1)

FST-503 Instrumental Techniques in Food

3(2-1)

FST-505 Instrumental Techniques in Food Analysis 3(1-2)
FST-507 Food Toxicology and Safety 3(3-0)
FST-509 Milk and Meat Hygiene and Public Health 3(2-1)
FST-511 General Microbiology 3(2-1)
Total 18

Semester 6

GEO-501 Geographic Thoughts and Modern Concepts 3(3-0)
GEO-503 Geomorphology 3(1-2)
GEO-505 Climatology 3(3-0)
GEO-507 Economic Geography 3(3-0)
GEO-509 Computer Techniques in Geograph 3(1-2)
GEO-511 Surveying and Leveling 3(1-2)
Total 18

Semester 7

GEO-603 Hydro Geography 3(3-0)
GEO-609 Cultural Geography 3(3-0)
GEO-615 Geographic Information Systems 3(2-1)
GEO-617 Urban Geography and Planning 3(3-0)
GEO-625 Regional Studies of South Asia/North America/Australia, etc) 3(3-0)
GEO-630 Thesis (in lieu of two elective papers one from 7th and one from 8th Semester) 6(6+0)
Total 15

Semester 8

GEO-606 Regional Planning and Development 3(3-0)
GEO-608 Industrial Geography 3(3-0)
GEO-610 Population Geography 3(3-0)
GEO-622 Field Research Report 3(3-0)
GEO-624 Digital Cartography 3(1-2)
GEO-630 Thesis(in lieu of two elective papers one from 7th and one from 8th Semester) 6(6+0)
Total 15
 

Total Credit Hours of the program

 

Note: Three Elective courses will have to be opted from GEO-606­610

133