Department of Public Administration

 

 

 

 

Political Science Faculty Member Courses

Programs

 

1.     M.Phil Political Science

 

 M.Phil program has been designed in the light of the guidance provided by HEC. The program will consists of 30 Credit hours i.e. 24 credit hours of course work and 6 credit hours research thesis. All the procedural rules of M.Phil/PhD programs of Gomal University will be followed in letter & spirit. Thesis of M.Phil will be evaluated as per HEC rules adopted by the Gomal University. Regarding improvement of CGPA and drip out HEC will be followed as adopted by Gomal University.

 

Scheme of Studies M.Phil Political Science

 

1stSemester (2 core course + 2 optional)

Course #

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1611

Western Political Thought (Core)

03

PS: 1614

Advance Research Methodology (Core)

03

PS: 1622

Politics of South Asia (optional)

03

PS: 1613

Public Policy Analysis (optional)

03

PS: 1627

Politics of Central Asia (optional)

03

PS:1628

Human Rights in International Relations (optional)

03

PS:1629

Politics of European Union (optional)

03

PS:1630

Politics of East Asia (optional)

03

PS:1631

Ethnicity in Pakistan (optional)

03

PS:1632

Modern Political theory (optional)

03

Total Credit Hours 

12

 

2nd Semester (2 Core + 2 optional)

Course #

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1621

Globalization and World Politics (Core)

03

PS: 1612

Muslim Political Thought-1 (core)

03

PS: 1623

Seminar on Comparative Politics (optional)

03

PS: 1624

Foreign Policy of Major Powers (optional)

03

PS: 1625

Religion and Politics

03

PS: 1626

International Political Economy (optional)

03

PS: 1615

Politics of the Middle East (optional)

03

PS: 1616

Public Administration (optional)

03

PS: 1617

Political Systems of USA, UK, & Switzerland (optional)

03

PS: 1619

Islam & Contemporary World (optional)

03

PS: 1620

Women, Culture and Politics (optional)

03

PS: 1633

Western Political Thought-II (Optional)

03

PS: 1634

Contemporary debate on International Political Theory(Optional)

03

Total Credit Hours 

12

3nd Semester

 

Course #

Course Title

Credit Hours

PS: 1635

Dissertation

03

 

                                                                                                         

4th Semester

Course #

Course Title

Credit Hours

PS: 1635

Dissertation

03

 

 

 

 

2.     B.S. Political Science 4 Year (8 semester) Program

Keeping in view the academic trends and needs of the society, the board reconfirmed the previous approval of B.S. Political Science 4 Years (8 semesters) program. The scheme of studies and detailed course outlines for BS has been framed in the light of the guidance of HEC. The program comprises of 132 credit hours.

 

Scheme of Studies BS Political Science

1stSemester (5 Compulsory Courses (CC) and 1 Major Course (MC), a total of 6 courses)

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1811

English –I (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1812

Computer- I (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1813

Islamic Studies – I (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1814

General Mathematics (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1815

Pakistan Studies (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1816

Introduction to Political Science-I (Major Course)

03

Total Credit Hours

18

 

2ndSemester (5 CC and 1 MC, a total of 6 courses)

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1821

English –II  (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1822

Political Geography of the World (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1823

History of Civilizations - I (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1824

Introduction to Islamic History (General Course)

03

PS: 1825

Introduction to General Science (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1826

Introduction to Political Science-II (Major Course)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

18

 

3rd Semester (2 CC, 1 Major and 3 GC a total of 6 Courses)

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1831

History of Civilizations - II  (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1832

English-III (Compulsory Course)

03

PS: 1833

Introduction to Economics (General Course)

03

PS: 1834

Introduction to International Relation (Major Course)

03

PS: 1835

Introduction to Jurisprudence (General Course)

03

PS: 1836

Introduction to Sociology (General Course)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

18

 

4th Semester (4 MC &2 EC a total of 6 Courses)

Code

Course Title

Cr. Hrs

PS: 1841

Pioneers of Political Thought (Ancient) (Major Course)

03

PS: 1842

Research Methods (Major Course)

03

PS: 1843

Muslim Political Thought (Classical) (Major Course)

03

PS: 1844

Comparative Politics (Major Course)

03

PS: 1845

Introduction to Philosophy (Elective)

03

PS: 1846

Religion and Politics in Pakistan (Elective)

03

PS: 1847

Regional Organizations (EU, ECO, OAS, ASEAN, OIC, SAARC) (Elective)

03

PS: 1848

Media and Politics: Theory and Practice (Elective)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

18

 

5th Semester (3 MC & 2 EC a total of 5 courses)

Code

Courses Title

Cr.Hrs

PS: 1851

Pioneers of Political Thought (Modern) (Major Course)

03

PS: 1852

Introduction to Public Administration (Major Course)

03

PS: 1853

Muslim Political Thought (Modern) (Major Course)

03

PS: 1854

Political Development in Pakistan  (Elective)

03

PS: 1855

Politics of South East Asia (Elective)

03

PS: 1856

Introduction to Religion and Politics (Elective))

03

PS: 1857

Introduction to Conflict & Peace Studies (Elective))

03

PS: 1858

Globalization of World Politics (Elective)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

15

 

6th Semester (3 MC & 2 ECa total of 5 courses)

Code

Courses Title

Cr.Hrs

PS: 1861

International Political Economy (Major Course)

03

PS: 1862

Public Policy Analysis (Major Course)

03

PS: 1863

Comparative Political System (Developed) (Major Course)

03

PS: 1864

Politics of Central Asia (Elective)

03

PS: 1865

Political Development in Pakistan II 1973 To date (Elective)

03

PS: 1866

Politics of South Asia (Elective)

03

PS: 1867

Diplomacy (Elective)

03

PS: 1868

Foreign Policy Analysis (Elective)

03

PS: 1869

State and Society in Middle East (Elective)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

15

 

7th Semester (3 MC & 1 EC a total of 4 courses)

Code

Courses Title

Cr.Hrs

PS: 1871

International Political Ideologies (Major)

03

PS: 1872

International Organizations (Major)

03

PS: 1873

Comparative Political System (Developing) (Major)

03

PS: 1874

Research methodology II (Elective)

03

PS: 1875

Human Rights Theory & Practice (Elective)

03

PS: 1876

Foreign Policy of Pakistan (Elective)

03

PS: 1877

Seminar on Special Topic (Elective)

03

PS: 1878

Ethno Political Conflict in Pakistan (Elective)

03

PS: 1879

Thesis (Mandatory)

03

 

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 

8th Semester (3 MC & 1 EC a total of 4 courses)

Code

Courses Title

Cr.Hrs

PS: 1881

Comparative Politics of the Muslim World (Major)

03

PS: 1882

International Law (Major)

03

PS: 1883

Theory & Practice of Local Government (Major)

03

PS: 1884

Politics of Regional States (Africa) (Elective)

03

PS: 1885

Politics of Regional States (Latin America) (Elective)

03

PS: 1886

Genesis of Political Parties System in Pakistan (Elective)

03

PS: 1887

Political Economy of Pakistan (Elective)

03

PS: 1888

Civil Rights Movements (Elective)

03

 

Thesis (Mandatory) continued

03

Total Credit Hours

15

 

 

 

 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

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