BS in Psychology

Objectives

This program serves as a basic foundation for higher education in Psychology. The program is designed on the HEC’s recommended guidelines and comprises of 8 semesters. Students are offered diversified major and elective subjects to enable them to have a remarkable understanding of the vast applications of Psychology in their prospective professional lives.

SEMESTER WISE COURSE PLAN

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ENG111

Basic English (English-I)

3

PKS 112

Pakistan Studies

2

MTS 113

Mathematics

3

STS  114

Statistics-I

3

SOC 115

Introduction to Sociology (Sociology-I)

3

PSY 116

Introduction to Psychology

4

Total

18

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ENG 121

Functional English (English-II)

3

 ISL  122

Islamic Studies

2

BIO  123

Introduction to Biology (Biology-I)

3

ECO 124

Introduction to Economics  (Economics-I)

3

PSY 125

Educational Psychology

3

PSY 126

History & School of Psychology

3

Total

17

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ENG  231

English Language skills and critical thinking (English-III)

3

COM 232

Introduction to Computer

3

SOC  233

Pakistani society and  its Cultural (Sociology-II)

3

PSY  234

Experimental Psychology

3+1

PSY  235

Personality Theories-I

3

Total

16

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ECO 241

Fundamentals of Economics (Economics-II)

3

BIO  242

Genetics and evolution (Biology-II)

3

PSY 243

Cognitive Psychology

3

PSY 244

Introduction to Social Psychology

3

PSY 245

Personality Theories-II

3

STS   246

 Statistics-II

3

Total

18

Semester 5

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

PSY 351

Mental Health and Psychopathology-I

3

PSY 352

Advance Social Psychology

3

PSY 353

Psychological Testing-I

3

PSY 354

Research Methods-I

3

PSY 355

Elementary Statistics

3

Total

15

Semester 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

PSY 361

Mental Health and Psychopathology-II

3

PSY 362

Developmental Psychology

3

PSY 363

Psychological Testing-II

3

PSY 364

Research Methods-II

3

PSY 365

Applied Statistics

3

PSY 366

Neurological basis of Behavior

3

Total

18

Semester 7

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

PSY  471

Cross Cultural Psychology

3

PSY 472

Clinical Assessment-I

3

PSY 473

Guidance and Counseling

3

PSY 474

Positive Psychology

3

PSY 475

Internship

2

Total

14

Semester 8

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

PSY 481

Clinical Assessment-II

3

PSY 482

Psychopharmacology

3

PSY 483

Psychotherapeutic Intervention

3

PSY484

Supervised clinical practice

3

PSY 485

Research Project

4

Total

16

Grand Total Credit Hours

132