Degree Programs
BS (Anthropology)
Description:

1. Minimum Requirement for Award of BS Anthropology Degree

The duration of the Course for completing the course for the degree of Bachelors of Science (Anthropology) shall normally be eight semesters and maximum 12 semesters

2. Admission and Registration

  • Minimum Academic Requirement:-
    A person holding F.A/F.Sc. or an equivalent certificate from any recognized Institute/College with at least 50% marks excluding Hafiz-e-Quran, or any other marks specified shall be eligible for admission to BS (Anthropology).
  • Domicile
    There will be open merit. All Pakistanis including AJK and GB domiciled are eligible for the degree programme provided that they are meeting the above admission criteria.

3. Admission Authority

The Dean Faculty of Social Sciences in consultation with Chairman of the concerned department shall be responsible for admission to the programme.
AGE: A candidate must not be more than 23 years of age on 1st October of the year of admission.


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-1

Major Courses

1

ANTH-301

Concepts in Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-303

Anthropology of Pakistan

3(3-0)

Minor Courses

3

STAT-301

Basics of Statistics

2(2-0)

4

CS-301

Introduction to Computing

3(3-0)

5

MATH-301

Mathematics-I

3(3-0)

6

ENG-301

Functional English

3(3-0)

7

IS-301

Islamic Studies

2(2-0)

8

SOS-301

Moral Foundations of Education

2(2-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-2

Major Courses

1

ANTH-302

Physical Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-304

Micro Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-306

Political Science

3(3-0)

Minor Courses

4

SOC-308

Introduction to Sociology

3(3-0)

5

MATH-302

Mathematics-I

3(3-0)

6

ENG-302

Communication Skills

3(3-0)

7

SSH-302

Pakistan Studies

2(2-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-3

Major Courses

1

ANTH-401

Social Psychology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-403

Macro Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-405

Archaeology

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-407

International Relations

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-409

Quantitative Research in Social Anthropology

3(2-2)

Minor Courses

6

MGT-411

Introduction to Management

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-4

Major Courses

1

ANTH-402

Language and Identity

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-404

Agricultural Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-406

Rural Development and Social Morphology

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-408

Human and Cultural Geography

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-410

Political Anthropology

3(3-0)

Minor Courses

6

STAT-402

Introduction to Statistics

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Optional Courses for Semester 3 & 4

1

ANTH-410

Gender and Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-411

Social Gerontology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-412

Introduction to Public Health

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-413

Anthropology of Human Rights

3(3-0)

5

ANTH 414

Community Development and Social Work

3(3-0)

6

ANTH 415

Legal Anthropology

3(3-0)

7

ANTH 416

Anthropology of Food

3(3-0)

8

ANTH 417

Indigenous Knowledge System and Development

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-5

Major Courses

1

ANTH-501

Social History

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-503

Applied Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-505

Anthropology and Development

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-507

Anthropology and Health

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-511

Theory in Anthropology

3(3-0)

Minor Courses

6

EDU-503

Perspectives of Education in Pakistan

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-6

Major Courses

1

ANTH-502

Industrial Anthropology and Globalism

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-504

Qualitative Research Method

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-506

Economic Anthropology

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-508

Anthropology of Religion

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-510

Cultural and Human Ecology

3(3-0)

6

ANTH-520

Seminar I

1(1-0)

Minor Courses

7

MGT-514

Introduction to Project Management

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Optional Courses for Semester 5 & 6

1

ANTH-512

Anthropology of Media and Communication

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-513

Business and Corporate Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-514

Anthropology of Potohar

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-515

Virtual and Digital Ethnography

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-516

Law and Constitutional Studies

3(3-0)

6

ANTH-517

Technology, Industry and Social Change

3(3-0)

7

ANTH-518

RSPN and Participatory Development

3(3-0)

8

ANTH-522

Psychological Anthropology

3(3-0)

9

ANTH-523

Anthropology and Migration

3(3-0)

10

ANTH-524

Agrarian Societies and Food Security

3(3-0)

11

ANTH-525

Social Advocacy and Mobilization

3(3-0)


Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Semester-7

Major Courses

1

ANTH-601

Development and Tourism

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-603

Scientific Writing

3(1-4)

3

ANTH-605

Urban Anthropology and Architecture

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-607

Population and Demography

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-609

Anthropology and Philosophy

3(3-0)

6

ANTH-611

NGOs and Social Development

3(3-0)

7

ANTH-619

Special Problem

1(1-0)

Semester-8

Major Courses

8

ANTH-699

Thesis

06(0-12)


Sr No.

Optional Courses for Semester 7

1

ANTH 622

Visual and Digital Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH 623

Social and Public Policy

3(3-0)

3

ANTH 624

Public Administration

3(3-0)

4

ANTH 625

Environmental Anthropology

3(3-0)

5

ANTH 626

Economic Geographies

3(3-0)

6

ANTH 627

Peasant and Agrarian Societies

3(3-0)

7

ANTH 628

Power and Governance

3(3-0)

M.Sc (Anthropology)
Description:

1. Minimum Requirement for Award of M.Sc Anthropology Degree

The duration of the Course for completing the course for the degree of M.Sc. (Anthropology) shall normally be four semesters and maximum six semesters

2. Admission and Registration

  • As per the university's requirement the potential candidate intending for admission must have passed the Bachelor's degree examination in aggregate with at least 50% marks from a recognized institution, in a field of study relating to the subject he/she desires to take up. Students who have done B. A, B. Sc, B.Com, B. Sc Home Economics are eligible to apply.
  • The nominees of different departments/ organizations with minimum of 2nd division or its equivalent in Bachelor.
  • Admission in the Morning programme is on all Punjab, and Islamabad Capital Territory basis.
  • Finally, the admission to the evening program is open on all Pakistan basis.

Sr No.

Course Code.

Course Title

Credit Hours

Core Courses

1

ANTH-701

Introduction to Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH-702

Physical Anthropology

3(3-0)

3

ANTH-703

Socio-Cultural Anthropology

3(3-0)

4

ANTH-704

Anthropological Theory

3(3-0)

5

ANTH-705

Linguistic Anthropology

3(3-0)

6

ANTH-706

Archaeological Anthropology

3(3-0)

7

ANTH-707

Ethnographic Research Methods

3(2-2)

8

ANTH-719

Special Problem

1(1-0)

9

ANTH-720

Seminar

1(1-0)

10

ANTH-799

Thesis

10(0-20)

Optional Courses

11

ANTH-708

Human Variation and Genetics

3(3-0)

12

ANTH-709

Urban Societies

3(3-0)

13

ANTH-710

Perspectives on Development

3(3-0)

14

ANTH-712

Rituals and Supernatural Beliefs

3(3-0)

15

ANTH-713

Political Process and Governance

3(3-0)

16

ANTH-714

Sex, Gender and Kinship

3(3-0)

17

ANTH-715

Emergence of State and Culture

3(3-0)

18

ANTH-716

Environment, Technology  and Society

3(3-0)

19

ANTH-717

Human Ecology

3(3-0)

20

ANTH-718

Modernity and Post Modernity

3(3-0)

21

ANTH-721

Past Societies

3(3-0)

22

ANTH-722

Culture and Medical Practices

3(3-0)

23

ANTH-723

Human Development

3(3-0)

24

ANTH-724

Anthropology of Family and Kinship

3(3-0)

25

ANTH-725

South Asian Society

3(3-0)

26

ANTH-726

Applied Anthropology

3(3-0)

27

ANTH-727

Global Cultural Transformation

3(3-0)

28

ANTH-728

Anthropology of Pakistan

3(3-0)


Additional from other Departments

1. STAT-700 Elements of Statistics and Biometry 3(3-0)
2. STAT-701 Experimental Statistics 3(3-0)
3. MATH-701 Computer Application in Statistics 4(2-4)
4. MATH-708 Computer Applications Software 4(2-4)
5.2 Optional Courses from other Departments
M.Phil (Anthropology)
Description:

1. Minimum Requirement for Award of M.Phil Anthropology Degree

The duration of the Course for completing the course for the degree of M.Phil (Anthropology) shall normally be four semesters and maximum six semesters.

2. Admission and Registration

  • As per the university's requirement the potential candidate intending for admission must have passed the Master's degree examination in aggregate with at least 50% marks or a CGPA of 2.5 from a recognized institution.
  • Students who have done Masters in Anthropology, Economics, Psychology, Behavioral Sciences, Political Science, Social Work, Development Studies, Archaeology, Asian Studies, Gender Studies and Geography are eligible to apply.

S. #

Code Course

Course Title

Credit Hours

 

CORE COURSES

1

ANTH 731

Theoretical Debates in Anthropology

3(3-0)

2

ANTH 732

Social Theory

3(3-0)

3

ANTH 733

Methodological Issues in Anthropology

3(2-2)

4

ANTH 734

Methods in Anthropological Research

3(2-2)

5

ANTH-719

Special Problem

1(1-0)

6

ANTH 720

Seminar I

1(1-0)

7

ANTH 720

Seminar II

1(1-0)

8

ANTH 799

Thesis

10(0-20)

 

OPTIONAL COURSES

9

ANTH 735

Agrarian Societies & Culture

3(3-0)

10

ANTH 736

Indigenous Knowledge System

3(3-0)

11

ANTH 737

Issues in Rural Development Policy

3(3-0)

12

ANTH 738

Cultural Geography & Human Ecology

3(3-0)

13

ANTH 739

Ethnology of Pakistan

3(3-0)

14

ANTH 740

Historical Anthropology & Cultural History

3(3-0)

15

ANTH 741

Paradigms of Development

3(3-0)

16

ANTH 742

Political Process and Human Rights

3(3-0)

17

ANTH 743

Cross-Cultural Analysis

3(3-0)

18

ANTH 744

Development Practices

3(3-0)

19

ANTH 745

Social Gerontology

3(3-0)

20

ANTH 746

Modernity, Medicine and Health

3(3-0)

Additional from other Departments

1. STAT-702Bio-Statistical Analysis 3(3-0)
2. Optional Courses from other Departments