MSc. (Psychology)

Objectives of Program

Applied psychology is the use of psychological principles and theories to overcome problems in real life situations, mental health,  business management, education, health, product design, ergonomics, and law are just a few of the areas that have been influenced by the application of psychological principles and findings. The umbrella of applied psychology includes the areas of clinical psychology, counseling psychology, industrial and organizational psychology, and occupational health psychology.

Pre-Requisite

BA/BSc (Psychology) or Equivalent qualification with minimum 45%Marks: NTS/University entry test.

Duration of Program

2-3 years(4-6Semesters)

SEMESTER WISE COURSE PLAN

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

ENG 311

English for academic Purposes

3

COM 312

Basic Computer Skills

3

APSY313

History & School of Psychology

3

APSY314

Social Psychology

3

APSY315

Psychological Testing and Measurement

3

APSY316

Introduction to Applied Psychology

3

Total

18

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

APSY 321

Introduction to Statistics

3

APSY 322

Theories of Personality

3

APSY 323

Industrial and Organizational Psychology

3

APSY 324

Research Methods-I

3

APSY 325

Introduction to Behavioral Neurosciences

3

APSY 326

Gender Psychology

3

Total

18

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

APSY 431

Guidance and Counseling

3

APSY 432

Research Methods-II

3

APSY 433

Cognitive Psychology/Health Psychology

3

APSY 434

Developmental Psychology

3

APSY 435

Clinical Assessment-I

3

APSY 436

Mental Health and Psychopathology

3

Total

18

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

APSY 441

Clinical Assessment-II

3

APSY 442

Educational Psychology

3

APSY 443

Experimental Psychology

3+1

APSY 444

Ethics in Psychology

3

APSY 445

Clinical Practicum

2

APSY 446

Research Project

3

Total

18

Grand Total Credit Hours

72

 

Assessment

Assessment of the students for each course (other than internship & dissertation) in the BS Program will be carried out according to the following formula:

Sessional(Assignments, Quizzes, Projects and Presentations) = 25%
Midterm Exam = 25%
Final term exam = 50%