Department of History

Scheme of Studies

BS (4-Year) History

Session 2020 Onwards (Revised)      

STRUCTURE OF SCHEME OF STUDY

 

Nature of Courses

Numbers of Course

Credits Hours

Compulsory Courses

09

24

Major/Foundation Courses

27

82

Elective/Minor Courses from other disciplines

06

18

Thesis/internship/Courses

02

06

Total

44

130

YEAR-1

 SEMESTER-I 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-101

Language in use

3(3+0)

CC/Isl-101/ CC/Phil-101

Islamic Education/Ethics (For Non-Muslim)

2(2+0)

Maj/Hist -101

History of Muslim struggle for Pakistan; 1857-1929

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist-102

Introduction to History (Proposed: Details in Appendix A)

 

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-101

Min/GDS-101

Min/Psy-101

Min/Pol.Sc-101

Min/Phil-101

Al. Quran-I0

Introduction to Gender & Development Studies-I

Elements of Psychology-I

Introduction to Political Science

Pre-Socratic Thought

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

Min/Per-101

Min/Punj-101

Min/Urdu-101

Min/Eng-101

Min/French-101

Min/Ara-101

Min/Pak.St-101

Min/Edu-101

Persian Literature and Grammer-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

Literature as Minor Subject

French Language

Introduction to Arabic Language-I

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1857-1920)

Foundation of Education

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

17

 SEMESTER-II 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-102

Academic Reading & Writing

3(3+0)

CC/Ps -102

Pakistan Studies

2(2+0)

CC/Math-102

Mathematics

2(2+0)

Maj/Hist -103

History of Muslim Struggle for Pakistan:1930-1947

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-102

Min/GDS-102

Min/Psy-102

Min/Pol.Sc-102

Min/Phil-102

Al. Quran-I

Introduction to Gender Studies-II

Elements of Psychology-II

Fundamentals of Political Science

Three Major Great Thinkers

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

 

 

Min/Per-102

Min/Punj-102

Min/Urdu-102

Min/Eng-102

Min/French-102

Min/Pak.St-102

Min/Edu-102

Persian Literature and Grammar-II

Punjabi Adab-II

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as a Minor Subject-II

French Language

Ideological Foundation of Pakistan (1921-1947)

Educational Psychology

Minor – II (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

YEAR-2

SEMESTER-III 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-201

Communication Skills

3(3+0)

CC/CS-201

Computer Application

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -201

Govt. & Politics in Pakistan: 1947-1977

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist – 202

Foreign Policy of Pakistan: 1947-2000

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist – 203

Ancient India

3(3+0)

Min/Isl.St-201

Min/GDS-201

Min/Psy-201

Min/Pak.St-201

Min/Pol.Sc-201

Min/Edu-201

Min/Phil.201

Min/Ara-201

Min/Per-201

Min/Punj-201

Min/Urdu-201

Min/Eng-201

Min/French-201

Hadith, Fiqh and Islamic History

Contemporary Gender Issues

Psychology of Adjustment

Concept of Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developing 1

Measurement & Evaluation

Classical Muslim Thought

Introduction to Arabic Literature-I

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-I

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-I

English as Minor Subject-III

French Language

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

 
SEMESTER-IV 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/ENG-202

English-4 Advance Academic Reading and Writing

3(3+0)

EC /Stat-101

Introduction to Statistics

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -204

Govt. & Politics in Pakistan: 1977-2013

 

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -205

Archeology and Museum studies (Proposed: Details in Appendix A)

4(3+1)

Min/Isl.St-202

Min/GDS-202

Min/Psy-202

Min/Pak.St-202

Min/Pol.Sc-202

Min/Edu-202

Min/Phil-202

Min/Ara-202

Min/Per-202

Min/Punj-202

Min/Urdu-202

Min/Eng-202

Min/French-202

Hadith, Fiqh & Islamic History

Gender & Socio-Cultural Issues

Organizational & Social Psychology

Pakistani Society and Culture

Comparative Constitutions: Developing-II

Curriculum Development & Teaching Strategies

Classical Muslim Philosophy

Introduction to Arabic Literature-II

Persian Literature and Rhetoric-II

Jadeed Punjabi Adab

Urdu Shair-o-Adab-II

English as Minor Subject-IV

French Language

Minor – I (Choose Any One)

 

 

 

 

3(3+0)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Credits

16

YEAR-3

SEMESTER-V 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -301

Muslims Rule in South Asia: 712- 1526 A.D

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -302

Ancient Civilization Early life to 600 A.D

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -303

History of early Islam: 610-660 A.D 

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -304

History of Europe: 1453-1789

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -305

Introduction of Historiography & Philosophy of History

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15

SEMESTER-VI 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -306

History of Mughal Empire: 1526-1707

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -307

History of Umayyids & Abbasids: 661-1258

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -308

Muslim Rule in Spain

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -309

Modern Central Asia

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -310

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist-311

Modern Europe 1789-1945 AD  (Proposed: Details in Appendix A)

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

YEAR-4

SEMESTER-VII 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -401

Muslim Contribution to Art, Science & Architecture

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -402

Later Mughals & British India: 1707-1857

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -403

History of Punjab: 1799-1947

 

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -404

International Relations 1945-2019

 

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -405

History of Ottoman Empire: 1288-1924

3(3+0)

 

Total Credits

15

 
SEMESTER-VIII 

Course No

Course Title

Credits

Maj/Hist -406

 

Research Thesis/Internship/02 optional courses (Details in the appendix) 

6

Maj/Hist -407

State & Society in Medieval India: 1206-1707

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -408

Modern Middle East: 1919-2000

3(3+0)

Maj/Hist -409

Pakistan Society & Culture

3(3+0)

 

 

1

 

Total Credits

15 (6+9)

 17+16+18+16+15+18+15+15= 130 

Appendix A: 

1.      Introduction to History

2.      Archeology and Museum studies

3.      Modern Europe 1789-1945 

Appendix B: (Optional Courses for SEMETER-VIII) 

1.      Ancient Languages

2.      History of Lahore: Post-Independence Era

3.      Tourism in Pakistan

4.      History of Sufiism

5.      History of Islamic Art and Architecture

6.      Women in History of Urdu Prose 1857-1936                 

7.      Teaching History in Schools

 Scheme of Studies

(MS History)

Semester I

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/501

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Hist/502

Cultural Heritage of Pakistan

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

Semester II

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/503

An Introduction to Philosophy of History and Historiography

3(3+0)

Hist/504

A Study of Colonial India

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

Hist/5*

Course from Annexure ‘A’ according to specialisation

3(3+0)

YEAR II

Semester III and IV

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/601

Seminar

2(2+0)

 

Thesis

10

Total credit hours: 12+12+12=36

*Courses from Annexure ‘A’ shall be opted by the students on the basis of their field of specialization and available expert teaching faculties.

ANNEXURE ‘A’

Course code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Hist/505

A Study of Independence movements of South Asia

3(3+0)

     

Hist/506

A Study of Political Parties in Pakistan

3(3+0)

Hist/507

Islamic Art and architecture

3(3+0)

Hist/508

Resistance movements and Revolution in Modern World

3(3+0)

Hist/509

History of Modern Muslim World

3(3+0)

Hist/510

Kashmir: History and Culture

3(3+0)

Hist/511

Study of leadership in the 20th Century

3(3+0)

Hist/512

History of Punjab

3(3+0)