Department of Economics

Scheme of Studies

BS Economics

Scheme of Studies
Session 2019-2023 and Onwards
Year
1

Semester I

Course Code

Course title

Credit Hours

CC/Eng-108

Literary Reading and Grammar Syntax

3(3+0)

CC/Isl-101

CC/Phil-101

Islamic Education/

Ethic (for Non-Muslim)

2(2+0)

Maj/Eco-101

Introduction to Computers for Economists

3(2+1)

Maj/Eco-102

Basic Mathematical Economics

3(3+0)

Min/Stats-101

Introductory Statistics

3(3+0)

Min/G.Math-101

Min/ PSY-101

Min/ Pol. Sc-101

Min/ Geog-101

Min/ S.WorK-101

Elementary Differential Calculus and Integral Calculus

Elements of Psychology- I

Introduction to Political Science

Physical Geography-I

Introduction and Basic Methods of Social Work

(Choose any one)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)


Total Credit hours                                                                       

17

Semester-II

CC/Eng-109

Basic Study and Writing Skills

3(3+0)

CC/PS-101

Pakistan Studies

2(2+0)

Maj/Eco-103

Introduction to Macroeconomics

3(3+0)

Semester -II (Continued)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Maj/Eco-104

Introduction to Microeconomics

3(3+0)

Min/ Stats-102

Introduction to Probability Distribution

3(3+0)

Min/G.Math-102

Min/ PSY-102

Min/ Pol.Sc-102

Min/ Geog-102

Min/ S.Work-102

Complex Numbers and Analytical Geometry

Elements of Psychology -II

Fundamentals of Political Science

Physical Geography- II

Basic Methods of Social Work

 (Choose any one)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

 3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                           

17

Year 2
Semester-III

 

Course Code

Course title

Credit Hours

CC/Eng-204

English Verse and Communication Skills-I

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-201

Intermediate Microeconomics

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-202

Statistical Inference for Social Science

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-203

Mathematical Economics-I

3(3+0)

Min/G. Math-201

Min/S. Work- 201

Min/ PSY-201

Min/ Geog-201

Min/ Pol.Sc-201

Min/Mass.Com-201

Three-Dimensional Analytical Geometry and Differential Calculus

Social Development of Pakistan

Psychology of Adjustment

Human Geography

The Comparative Constitutions: Developed-I

Introduction to Communication and Mass Media

(Choose any two)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

3(3+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                            

18

Semester-IV

Course Code

Course title

Credit Hours

CC/Eng-205

Communication Skills II

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-204

Intermediate  Macroeconomics

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-205

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-206

Computer Application in Economics

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-207

Mathematical Economics-II

3(3+0)

Min/Math-202

Min/S. Work-202

Min/Psy-202

Min/Geog-202

Min/Pol.Sc-202

 

Infinite Series and Linear Algebra  

Secondary methods and fields of social work

Organizational and Social Psychology

Geography of Pakistan

The Comparative Constitutions: Developing-II

 (Choose any one)

3(3+0)

Total  Credit hours                                                                                                       

18

Year 3

Semester-V

Maj/Eco-301

Microeconomics Analysis

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-302

Macroeconomics Analysis

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-303

Development Economics

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-304

Islamic Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-3*

Choose any one from  Annexure-A

3(3+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                         

15

Semester-VI

Maj/Eco-305

Econometrics-I

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-306

International Economics-I

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-307

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-308

Project Appraisal with Reference to Pakistan

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-3*

Choose any one from  Annexure-A

3(3+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                                               

15

*The course code will be in accordance to the course chosen from the annexure.

 

Year 4

Semester-VII

Maj/Eco-401

Econometrics –II

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-402

International Economics -II

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-403

Research Project/Internship Report

06

EC/Eco-4*

Choose any one from  Annexure-B

3(3+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                                              

15

Semester-VIII

Maj/Eco-404

Econometrics –III

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-405

Current Issues in Pakistan Economy

3(3+0)

Maj/Eco-406

Human Resource Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-4*

Choose any two from  Annexure-B

6(6+0)

Total Credit hours                                                                                               

15

*The course code will be in accordance to the course chosen from the annexure.

  • Total Credit Hours for BS Economics = 17+17+18+18+15+15+15+15=130

Annexure-A

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

EC/Eco-301

Health Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-302

Labor Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-303

Managerial Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-304

Industrial Economics

3(3+0)

Annexure-B

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

EC/Eco-401

Public Finance

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-402

Development Policies

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-403

Political Economy

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-404

Monetary Economics

3(3+0)

EC/Eco-405

History of Economic Thought

3(3+0)

MS ECONOMICS

Scheme of Studies

Session 2018-2020 and Onwards

Year 1

Semester-I

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Eco-501

Advanced Microeconomics

3(3+0)

Eco-502

Advanced Macroeconomics

3(3+0)

Eco-503

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Eco-504

Econometric Theory and Methods

3(3+0)

Total credit hours

12

Semester-II

Eco-505

Applied Econometrics

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Total credit hours

12

*The course code will be in accordance to the course chosen from the annexure.

                                                                                                   Year 2

Semester-III & IV

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Eco-600

Seminar

2

Eco-601

Thesis

10

Total Credit hours

12

Total credit hours for MS Economics = 36

Annexure

Eco-506

Contemporary Issues in Economic Development

3(3+0)

Eco-507

Advanced International Trade

3(3+0)

Eco-508

Topics in Monetary Economics: Theory & Policy

3(3+0)

Eco-509

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

3(3+0)

Eco-510

Advanced Labor Economics: Theory and Policy

3(3+0)

Eco-511

Topics in Agricultural Economics

3(3+0)

Eco-512

Economic Growth Models

3(3+0)

Eco-513

Institutional Economics

3(3+0)

Note: The courses will be offered depending on the availability of the faculty expertise and the number of students.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA                            Total Credit Hours 36 CR

  1. Female candidates with minimum 16 years of education [BS Economics (4 years)] or M.A./M.Sc. Economics from HEC-Pakistan recognized institutes] or equivalent are eligible to apply.
  2. The candidates must have obtained minimum 2.50/4.00 CGPA in Semester System or 50% marks in Annual System.
  3. LCWU’s entry test and interview organized by the University is mandatory for admission in MS/M.Phil. Program.

 Scheme of Studies

MS Economics

Session 2018-2020 and Onwards

Year 1

Semester-I

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Eco-501

Advanced Microeconomics

3(3+0)

Eco-502

Advanced Macroeconomics

3(3+0)

Eco-503

Research Methodology

3(3+0)

Eco-504

Econometric Theory and Methods

3(3+0)

Total credit hours

12

Semester-II

Eco-505

Applied Econometrics

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Eco-5*

Choose from Annexure

3(3+0)

Total credit hours

12

*The course code will be in accordance to the course chosen from the annexure.

                                                                                                   Year 2

Semester-III & IV

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

Eco-600

Seminar

2

Eco-601

Thesis

10

Total Credit hours

12

Total credit hours for MS Economics = 36

Annexure

Eco-506

Contemporary Issues in Economic Development

3(3+0)

Eco-507

Advanced International Trade

3(3+0)

Eco-508

Topics in Monetary Economics: Theory & Policy

3(3+0)

Eco-509

Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

3(3+0)

Eco-510

Advanced Labor Economics: Theory and Policy

3(3+0)

Eco-511

Topics in Agricultural Economics

3(3+0)

Eco-512

Economic Growth Models

3(3+0)

Eco-513

Institutional Economics

3(3+0)

Note: The courses will be offered depending on the availability of the faculty expertise and the number of students.