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Department of Social Sciences

Introduction

The Department was established in year 2002 and has been engaged in teaching of courses of social science to the students of UVAS. The Department is involved in teaching of courses like Islamic Studies, Pakistan Studies, English and Sociology. With the initiation of new degree programs in the University in current year, the work load of this Department is likely to increase as curricula of all these degree programs, having courses of Islamic Studies, English and Pakistan Studies. Moreover, the department is continuously working on the enhancement of the academics. With previous programs, department has planned to start programs like M. Phil /MS and PhD in Islamic Studies. Another program is under consideration that is of post graduate diploma in Applied Linguistics and language program of English and Arabic. In accordance with the intent behind it, different co-curricular activities like essay writing, calligraphy, poster making, Bait-Bazi, Naat etc. are also in practice under Qirtas Literary Society. Teachers of this department in collaboration with other departments in and outside the University are already involved in conduction of various competitions regarding Qiraat and Naat. Traditional learning is blended with co-curricular activities. These co-curricular activities ensure that our students broaden their views and expand their horizons. The Department opens up a plethora of vistas for the students and shall be continued doing it.

Objectives:

Following are the objectives of the department;

  • To inculcate, in the students, knowledge of English as Language not as subject, Pakistan history, sociology, Islamic values and norms with the requirements of modern period to make them good citizens and professionals.
  • To empower thoughtfulness of various social phenomena and human behavior within a given social structure.
  • To enhance understanding about local and international social issues.

Faculty

Chairman

Prof. Dr. Habib ur Rehman

Assistant Professor / Officer Incharge

Assistant Professor

Lecturers

Degree Programs

Under Graduate

Currently Department of social sciences is facilitating the all departments for compulsory subject to undergraduate degrees, such as;

  • English
  • Islamic Studies
  • Ethics
  • Pakistan Studies
  • Sociology

The detail is given below:

DVM

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 02107

English-1 (Functional English)

2(2-0)

SOSC 02207

English-II (Communication Skills)

2(2-0)

SOSC 02208

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 02209

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 02210

Pakistan Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 21003

English-III (Technical Report writing and Presentation)

2(2-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Applied Microbiology

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 05104

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SO SC 05205

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 05206

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 05207

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 05305

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 05306

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Dairy Technology

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 06102

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SO SC 06201

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 06202

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 06203

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 06301

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 06302

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Poultry Science

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 07101

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 07202

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 07203

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 07204

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 07301

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 07305

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Biotechnology

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 04104

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 04204

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 04205

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 04206

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 04304

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 04305

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

SOSC 04406

Sociology

3(3-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Biochemistry

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 14104

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 14204

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 14205

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 14206

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 14303

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 14305

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

SOSC 14406

Sociology

3(3-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Nutrition and Dietetics

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 10102

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 10202

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 10203

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 10204

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 10301

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

SOSC 10304

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 10404

Sociology

3(3-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Environmental Science

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 09106

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 09204

Sociology

3(3-0)

SOSC 09205

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 09206

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 09207

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 09304

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 09306

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

Pharm - D

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

ENG 03300

English-1 (Functional English)

2(2-0)

ENG 03301

English-II (Communication and Writing Skills)

4(4-0)

PHAR 3417

Pakistan Studies

3(3-0)

PHAR 3418

Islamiat

3(3-0)

B.S. (Hons.) Applied Zoology

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

SOSC 08101

English-1 (Functional English)

3(3-0)

SOSC 08201

English-II (Communication Skills)

3(3-0)

SOSC 08202

Islamic Studies

1(1-0)

SOSC 08203

Ethics

1(1-0)

SOSC 08301

English-III (Business and Technical English Writing)

3(3-0)

SOSC 08302

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)

SOSC 08401

Rural Sociology

3(2-1)

BBA

Course No.

Title

Credit Hours

BBAH 11105

Freshman English-1

3(3-0)

BBAH 11205

Freshman English-II

3(3-0)

BBAH 11405

Pakistan Studies

3(3-0)

 

 
 
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