- + Introduction
The BS Psychology Program
The Bachelor’s in Psychology program is drafted to cater to individuals interested in mental health and its many dimensions. With focus ranging from interpersonal relationships, psychological disorders and therapy, and the wiring of the brain, students learn all about the mind and its impact on human behaviour. With a lab component in each semester, practical learning facilitates students in deep understanding of psychological testing and experiments. Through meaningful classroom discourse students are taught the intricacies of individual differences, and the cultural significance of psychological practices. The goal is to produce a skilled professional who is self-aware, confident and motivated to break the barriers surrounding mental health in Pakistan.
Majors offered: Clinical Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Educational Psychology.
- + Program Summary
This is a four-year degree program comprising of 8 semesters with a minimum of 130 semester credit hours. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The summer session will be utilized for internships or deficiency courses. The maximum duration to complete BS is 7 years.
Higher Secondary School Certificate or Equivalent securing at least 45% marks in aggregate, as per HEC requirement.
Passing all courses totalling at least 127 credit hours and completing an Internship
Obtaining at least 2.0 CGPA of 4.00
Final Year Research
- + Plan Of Study
Semester - I
Course Title Credit Hours English-I 3 Introduction to Computer and Computing lab 3+1 Microeconomics 3 Pakistan Studies 2 Social Psychology 3 Introduction to Psychology 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 18
Semester - II
Course Title Credit Hours English-II 3 Islamic Studies / Ethics 2 Macroeconomics 3 Principles of Marketing 3 Sociology 3 History and Schools of Psychology 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 17
Semester - III
Course Title Credit Hours Verbal Communication Skills 3 Mathematics 3 Fundamental of Biology 3 Abnormal Psychology 3 Experimental Psychology – Lab 3 Personality Theories – I 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 18
Semester - IV
Course Title Credit Hours Principles of Management 3 Spiritual Psychology 3 Health Psychology 3 Report Writing 3 Personality Theories – II 3 Psychology Practicum 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 18
Semester - V
Course Title Credit Hours Mental Health and Psycho-pathology – I 3 Neurological Basis of Behavior 3 Psychological Testing – I 3 Research Methods 3 Statistics - 1 3 Cognitive Psychology 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 18
Semester - VI
Course Title Credit Hours Parallel and Distributed Computing 3 Artificial Intelligence 3 Artificial Intelligence Lab 1 Human Computer Interaction 3 Humanities Elective-II 3 Compiler Construction 3 Total Semester Credit Hours 16
Semester - VII
Course Title Credit Hours Internship 3 Testing lab 2 Choose one Domain 9 (3 each) Clinical: 1. Physiology 2. Clinical Psychology 3. Counseling and therapy Industrial/Organizational 1. Organizational Psychology 2. Consumer Behaviour 3. Human Resource Management Educational 1. Educational Psychology 2. Behaviour Modification 3. Counseling Total 14
Semester - VIII
Course Title Credit Hours Research Project/Thesis 4 Testing lab 2 Choose one Domain 9 (3 each) Clinical: 1. Pharmacology and Neurosciences 2. Clinical Psychology -II 3. Child counseling Industrial/Organizational 1. Organizational Psychology -II 2. Psychology of Leadership 3. Group Dynamic/counseling Educational 1. Educational Psychology -II 2. School management 3. Children with special needs Total 15