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Programs

Department of Home Economics has two undergraduate programs.

1. FA (2 year) program in Group of Home Economics
2. BS (4-year) program in Home Economics

Eligibility criteria for FA (Group of Home Economics):

Matric with science subjects and O level students with high grades only are eligible to apply.

Subject taught in this program covers all the five dimensions of Home Economics. This program is only offered in LCWU. Along with the below listed subjects, students also study English, Urdu, Islamiate and Pakistan studies.

FA part I

FA part II

Home Management

Food and Nutrition

Clothing and Textile

Child Development & Family Studies

Biology and Chemistry

Applied Arts

BS (4-year) Program in Home Economics:

We at LCWU have educated students to pursue the foundational value or Home Economics as a subject, which is to improve the life quality of individuals and families.

Established in 1975 the department took change from teaching Outlines of Home Economics to four year BS program. Professionals Degree program in the year 2005, as an opportunity to expand and to improve the quality of its education. Culture technology, coupling in family life is a fundamental concern of Home Economics, while values and ideals are integral in the Home Economics study of families.

Home Economics includes knowledge of basic sciences and arts as well as applied science.
•    No. of Seats:  60   

Eligibility criteria for BS:

Intermediate with science subjects, FA Group of Home Economics and A level students with high grades only are eligible to apply.

Department of Home Economics has two undergraduate programs.

1. FA (2 year) program in Group of Home Economics
2. BS (4-year) program in Home Economics

Eligibility criteria for FA (Group of Home Economics):

Matric with science subjects and O level students with high grades only are eligible to apply.

Subject taught in this program covers all the five dimensions of Home Economics. This program is only offered in LCWU. Along with the below listed subjects, students also study English, Urdu, Islamiate and Pakistan studies.

FA part I

FA part II

Home Management

Food and Nutrition

Clothing and Textile

Child Development & Family Studies

Biology and Chemistry

Applied Arts

BS (4-year) Program in Home Economics:

We at LCWU have educated students to pursue the foundational value or Home Economics as a subject, which is to improve the life quality of individuals and families.

Established in 1975 the department took change from teaching Outlines of Home Economics to four year BS program. Professionals Degree program in the year 2005, as an opportunity to expand and to improve the quality of its education. Culture technology, coupling in family life is a fundamental concern of Home Economics, while values and ideals are integral in the Home Economics study of families.

Home Economics includes knowledge of basic sciences and arts as well as applied science.
•    No. of Seats:  60   

Eligibility criteria for BS:

Intermediate with science subjects, FA Group of Home Economics and A level students with high grades only are eligible to apply.

Areas of Specialization

  1. Art and Design
  2. Food and Nutrition
  3. Human Development and Family Studies
  4. Interior and Environmental Design
  5. Textiles and Clothing

Scheme of Study-BS (4-year)Home Economics

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

2 (2+0)

CC/Stat-101

Introduction to Statistics

2 (2+0)

GC/Chem-101

Chemistry

2 (1+1)

Maj/H.Eco-101

Introduction to Home Economics

2 (2+0)

Maj/H.Eco-102

Introduction to Arts & Design I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-103

Clothing and Consumer Education

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

17

SEMESTER-II

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-102

Academic Reading and Writing

3 (3+0)

CC/PS-101

Pakistan Studies 

2 (2+0)

CC/Math-101

Compulsory Mathematics

3 (3+0)

GC/Phy-103

Physics

2 (1+1)

GC/Psy-104

Psychology

2 (2+0)

Maj/H.Eco-104

Introduction to Arts & Design II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-105

Advanced Clothing

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

YEAR-2
SEMESTER-III

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-201

Communication Skills

3 (3+0)

EC/CS-201

Introduction to Computer

3 (3+0)

GC/Bchem-201

Bio-Chemistry

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-201

Life Span Development

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-202

Home Management and Housing 1

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-203

Fundamentals of Food and Nutrition

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

SEMESTER-IV

Course No

Course Title

Credits

CC/Eng-202

Advance Academic Reading and Writing

3 (3+0)

GC/Econ-202

Fundamentals of Economics

3 (3+0)

GC/ Socio-203

Sociology

2 (2+0)

Maj/H.Eco-204

Family and Community Development

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-205

Home Management and Housing 2

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-206

Meal Management

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

17

 YEAR-3
SEMESTER-V

Area of Specialization: Art and Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-301

Applied Art-I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-302

Art Education-I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-303

Essential of Interior Design-I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-304

Commercial Art

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Food and Nutrition

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-301

Food Preservation

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-302

Experimental Foods

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-303

Advanced Nutrition

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-304

Dietetics

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Human Development and Family Studies

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-301

Development from Prenatal to Infancy

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-302

Childhood Care and Development

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-303

Adolescent Development

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-304

Adulthood and Aging

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Interior and Environmental Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-301

Interior Space Planning I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-302

Fundamentals of Interior Architecture I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-303

Designing the Furniture

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-304

Designing the Soft Furnishing

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Textiles and Clothing

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-301

Advanced Textile 

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-302

Pattern Making  

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-303

Fashion Designing and Illustrations 

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-304

Textile Chemistry-I

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

YEAR-3
SEMESTER-VI

Area of Specialization: Art and Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj /H.Eco-302

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-305

Applied Art-II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-306

Art Education-II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-307

Essential of Interior Design-II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-308

Islamic Art

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Food and Nutrition

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj /H.Eco-302

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-305

Physiological Aspects of Nutrition

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-306

Nutritional Biochemistry 1

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-307

Food Microbiology

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-308

Community Nutrition

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Human Development and Family Studies

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj /H.Eco-302

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-305

Positive Psychology

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-306

Early Childhood and Guidance

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-307

Theories of Human Development

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-308

Communication in Human and Family Relations

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Interior and Environmental Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj /H.Eco-302

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-305

Environmental Aesthetics

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-306

Fundamentals of Interior  Architecture II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-307

Interior Design Application (Perspective Drawing)

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-308

Interior Environment (Physical Aspect)

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

15

Area of Specialization: Textiles and Clothing

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj H.Eco-302

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3 (3+0)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-305

Textiles Computer-aided Design 

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-306

Textile Chemistry-II 

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-307

Textile Testing 

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-308

Textiles Dyeing and Printing 

3 (1+2)

 

Total Credits

15

YEAR-4
SEMESTER-VII

Area of Specialization: Art and Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-401

Internship*

4 (4+0)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-401

Art Appreciation-I

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-402

Drawing and Painting

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-AD-401

The Craft of Hand Weaving 

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-AD-402

Methods of Art Education I

3 (3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

Area of Specialization: Food and Nutrition

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-401

Internship*

4 (4+0)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-401

Nutritional Biochemistry 2

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-402

Food Technology

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-FN-401

Institutional Management

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-FN-402

Nutritional Management in Disasters

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

16

Area of Specialization: Human Development and Family Studies

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-401

Internship*

4 (4+0)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-401

Abnormal Psychology

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-402

Elementary Education and Administration

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-HD-401

Human and Family Ecology

3 (3+0)

EC/H.Eco-HD-402

Exceptional Children

3 (3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

Area of Specialization: Interior and Environmental Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-401

Internship*

4 (4+0)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-401

Interior Space Planning II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-402

Interior Design Project I

3 (0+3)

EC/H.Eco-ID-401

Environmental Management

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-ID-402

Designing Functional Spaces For Special Needs

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

16

Area of Specialization: Textiles and Clothing

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-401

Internship*

4 (4+0)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-401

Art of Draping 

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-402

Experimental Textile

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-TC-401

Textile and Clothing Industrial Management

3 (3+0)

EC/H.Eco-TC-402

Economic, Social and Psychological Aspects of Clothing and Textiles

3 (3+0)

 

Total Credits

16

YEAR-4
SEMESTER-VIII

Area of Specialization: Art and Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-402

Research Project**

6

Maj/H.Eco-AD-403

Art Appreciation-II

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-AD-404

Painting and Print making

3 (1+2)

EC/H.Eco-AD-403

Method of Art Education-II

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-AD-404

Textile Design & Printing

3 (1+2)

 

Total Credits

18

Area of Specialization: Food and Nutrition

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-402

Research Project**

6

Maj/H.Eco-FN-403

Applied Nutrition

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-FN-404

Nutrition Health & Prevention

3 (3+0)

EC/H.Eco-FN-403

Sports Nutrition

3 (3+0)

EC/H.Eco-FN-404

Food Allergies

3 (3+0)

 

Total Credits

18

Area of Specialization: Human Development and Family Studies

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-402

Research Project**

6

Maj/H.Eco-HD-403

Educational Psychology & Measurement Technique

3 (2+1)

Maj/H.Eco-HD-404

Planning and Managing Human Services Program

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-HD-403

Psychological Testing

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-HD-404

Day Care Management and Administration

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

Area of Specialization: Interior and Environmental Design

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-402

Research Project**

6

Maj/H.Eco-ID-403

Advance Computer Applications for Interior Design

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-ID-404

Interior Design Project  II

3 (0+3)

EC/H.Eco-ID-403

Interior Design Professional Practice Management

3 (2+1)

EC/H.Eco-ID-404

Consumer and Marketing Strategies   

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

Area of Specialization: Textiles and Clothing

Course Code

Name of Subject

Credits

Maj/H.Eco-402

Research Project**

6

Maj/H.Eco-TC-403

Applied Textile Designing

3 (1+2)

Maj/H.Eco-TC-404

Dress Designing through Draping

3 (1+2)

EC/H.Eco-TC-403

Textiles Marketing and Merchandizing

3 (3+0)

EC/H.Eco-TC-404

Fashion and Boutique Management

3 (2+1)

 

Total Credits

18

*Internship is offered in Semester VI

** Project offered in Semester VII

Total Hours:  17+18+18+17+15+15+16+18=134 CR