Department of History

Scheme of Studies

Scheme of Studies for BS History

Semester 1                                                   

 Credit Hours

English 1 Compulsory

3

Islamic Studies Compulsory

2

Minor-1

3

Minor-II

3

History of Muslim Struggle for Pakistan (1857-1929)     

4Total: 15

Semester II                                              

 Credit Hours

English-II Compulsory

3

Pakistan Studies Compulsory

2

Math

3

Minor-III

3

Minor-IV

3

History of Muslim Struggle for Pakistan (1930-1947)     

3

Total:17

Semester III                                                   

 Credit Hours

English -III Compulsory

3

Introduction to Computer Compulsory

3

Minor-v

3

History of Pakistan (1947-1971)

3

Foreign Policy of Pakistan (1947-1999)  

 

3

Total:15

Semester IV                                                   

 Credit Hours

English-IV Compulsory

3

Minor VI

3

Statistics Compulsory

3

History of Pakistan (1971-1999)

3

Ancient India   

3

Total:15

Semester V                                                   

 Credit Hours

Muslim Rule in South Asia: 712-1526 AD

3

Ancient Civilization: Early life to 600 AD

3

History of Islam: 610-750 AD

3

History of Europe: 1453-1789

4

Introduction of Historiography & Philosophy of History

4

Total:17

Semester VI                                                   

 Credit Hours

History of Mughal Empire:1526-1707 AD

4

History of Umayyids & Abbasids 661-1258 AD

3

Muslim Rule in Spain

3

Central Asia

4

Research Methodology

4

Total:18

Semester VII                                                   

 Credit Hours

Muslim Contribution to Art, science & Architecture

4

Later Mughals & British India 1707-1857

4

History of Punjab 1707-1947

3

International relations 1919- 1989

3

Major IX Research Project

3

Total:17

Semester VIII                                                    

 Credit Hours

Major-IX Research Project

6

History of Ottoman Empire :1288-1924

3

State & Society in Medieval India: 1206-1707

3

Modern Middle East: 1919-2000

3

Pakistan Society & Culture

3

Total:18

Total  Credit Hours: 132 

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)