Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Social Sciences)

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course structure

The course is structured in a very systematic manner so as to provide all the necessary basic as well as in-depth knowledge of the various subjects and topics required for the understanding of Social Sciences by a student. Along with the traditional classroom method, students are also taken for field trips in order to get the real life situations to handle and a practical knowledge of the various areas of understanding. The students are also supposed to attend various lab sessions which include computer applications in order to understand the application of concepts related to computers.

The course structure also expects students to learn aspects of research methodology which helps them not only on the academic level in researching and devising new social theories and hypotheses but also enhances the research skills required for data sampling, data collection, surveying etc. Research methodology becomes helpful for research scholars, data analysts and data organizers in various sectors of employment like rural health and development, education development etc.

Scheme of Assessment:

The students are evaluated on the basis of their performance in written external examinations and on internal assessment which includes the laboratories, field experiences, projects and assignments and also research papers.

The syllabi for the course is very wide ranging and covers topics from various fields like Social Policy, History, Psychology, Politics and Sociology. Here is an overview of the courses offered by the institutes.

Name of the course


History and Philosophy of Social Work

This course provides the historical basis for understanding the workings of social work and the philosophies associated with it.

Human Growth and Development

The course is from the anthropology field and helps understand the growth and development of humans in a society

Gender Analysis

The focus of the course is to make the students acquainted with the concepts of gender and sex differences and developing an understanding in them to analyse the genders.

Society: Culture, Development and Change

The course deals with the development of culture in a society and the changes which accompany them.

Environment and Development

The course helps understand the intricacies of environment and the steps required for its conservation and development.

Computer Applications

The course is focused on providing basic practical knowledge about computers and its applications.

Rural Economy of India

The rural India makes a significant part of the economic sector and this course deals with understanding the rural economy

Working with Individuals and Families

The focus of the course is on the working of individuals in the society and the role of families.

Community Organisation

Community Organisation not only helps understand the concept of community but also helps understand the steps in formation of a community and how a community can be organized to work in a better manner. It is a management field course.

Agriculture and Allied Activities

Agriculture forms the biggest source of income in India and the study of agriculture and allied activities like dairy farming etc. become integral to the understanding of a student of Social Sciences.


Policies and Programs

The legal aspects of education and the educational policies related to it are important to understand the basic literacy rate in a community.

Health Policies and Programs

Health becomes the priority for a social scientist to understand because it always remains on the top in the list of policies.

Local Self-Governance

The local self governance like Gram Panchayat etc. are important in understanding the governance areas in India.

Social Welfare Administration

Social welfare and social work go hand-in-hand, and hence, the study of social welfare administration brings a kind of new understanding in a student of social science.

Quantitative Research Methods in Social Work

The research methodology and quantitative research methods help a student make project reports in academic arena as well in real situations where research related to sampling and collection of data is concerned.


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RIMT  University
Gobindgarh, Punjab
52 K first year fees
13.23 K first year fees
Bhogawati Mahavidyalaya
Kolhapur, Maharashtra
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