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BS Psychology

Course Facts
Study Level Study Mode Program Duration Credit Hours

Under Graduate

Full-Time

8 Semesters (4 years)

128

Eligibility Criteria

lntermediate Pre-Medical with minimum 45 % marks or equivalent

Objective

  • To develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • To prepare students for a career in the profession of psychology
  • To provide the concepts and model the behaviors indicative of ethical practice within the profession of psychology.
  • Apply knowledge of psychology (e.g., decision strategies, life span process, types of psychological careers) to formulating career choices
  • Define preferred career paths based on accurate self-assessment of abilities, achievement, motivation, and work habits

Role and Scope

  • Can work as clinical psychologist, psychologist, psychologist assistant, rehab therapist, clinical psychologist in health care units, hospitals, residential health care facilities, nonresidential health care facilities, private practice and academic institutions.
  • As an academician to teaching to under post graduates.
  • Can work as policy maker in local, state and federal government agencies and public health departments.
  • As a researcher
  • As an organizational psychologist

Scheme of studies

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ISL-101 Islamic Studies-I 2(2-0)
ENG-101 English I 3(3-0)
MATH-101 Mathematics 3(3-0)
CS-101 Introduction to Information & Communication Technologies 3(2-1)
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 3(3-0)
ISL-103 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation I 1(1-0)
  Credit Hours 15

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PS-101 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
ENG-102 English II 3(3-0)
ECO-203 Economics 3(3-0)
PSY-112 Applied Areas of Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-113 Practicals in Psychology 3(3-0)
ISL-104 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation II 1(1-0)
  Credit Hours 15

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-201 English III 3(3-0)
PSY-202 Social Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-202- Cognitive Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-203 Biology 3(3-0)
PSY-204 Environmental Psychology 3(3-0)
ISL-201 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation III 1(1-0)
  Credit Hours 16

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-202 English III 3(3-0)
PSY-205 Cross Cultural Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-206 Ethical Issues in Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-207 Gender Issues in Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-208 Language (any UN language) 3(3-0)
ISL-202 Teaching of Holy Quran with Translation IV 1(1-0)
  Credit Hours 16

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
STAT-301 Statistics 3(3-0)
PSY-301 Psycho-pathology 3(3-0)
PSY-302 Schools and Perspectives in Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-303 Developmental Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-304 Psychological Assessment 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-310 Research Methodology 3(3-0)
PSY-305 Theories of Personality 3(3-0)
PSY-306 Biological Basis of Behavior 3(3-0)
PSY-307 Data Analysis using SPSS 3(3-0)
PSY-308 Social Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-309 Health Psychology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
PSY-401 Experimental Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-402 Lab Experiments 3(3-0)
PSY-403 Elective-I 3(3-0)
PSY-404 Elective-II (Practicum / Case Reports) 3(3-0)
PSY-405 Active Citizenship/Voluntary work/ Community work 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-410 Research Project/Thesis 6(0-6)
PSY-406 Positive Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-407 Peace Psychology 3(3-0)
PSY-408 Elective-III 3(3-0)
PSY-409 Elective-IV (Practicum / Case Reports/Internship) 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18
  Total Credit Hours 128