Political Science Department

The department of Political Science is among the finest department of College. The courses offered by the department are affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University Shimla. Department has implemented the choice based credit system (CBCS) for grading B.A. students as per the guidelines of HPU.

Tutorial form an integral part of the teaching method in the department of Political Science.
Apart from being involved in under graduate teaching the faculty of the department has been actively engaged in wide ranging research activities covering a large number of national and regional topics/ subjects.
Since its inception the department is doing great job of putting efforts to achieve the academic goals of the students.

Types of Courses Offered by Department of Political Science for B.A.

  DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC CORE (DSC) COURSES  
Year Discipline Specific Core (DSC) Course Course Code
Ist Year DSC – 1A – Introduction to Political Theory POLS101
DSC – 1B – Indian Govt. and Politics POLS102
2nd Year DSC – 1C – Comparative Govt. and Politics POLS201
DSC – 1D – Introduction to International Relations POLS202
  DISCIPLINE SPECIFIC ELECTIVE (DSE) COURSES  
  Discipline Specific Elective Course (DSE) Course Code
Vth Semester DSE – 1A – Themes In Comparative Political Theory POLS502
DSE -1A – Administration And Public Policy: Concepts and Theories POLS503
  VI
Semester
   
DSE -1B – Democracy and Governance POLS602
DSE – 1B – Understanding Globalization POLS603
SKILL ENHANCEMENT COURSES (SEC)  
  Skill Enhancement Course (SEC) Course Code
  2nd Year SEC – 1  
Legislative Support POLS203
SEC – 2  
Public Opinion and Survey Research POLS204
V Semester VI
Semester
SEC – 3  
SEC-3 Democratic Awareness With Legal Literacy POLS501
SEC – 4  
SEC-4- Conflict and Peace Building POLS601
GENERIC ELECTIVE COURSES (GEC)  
Semester Generic Elective Course (GEC) Course Code
V Semester VI
Semester
GEC – I  
GEC 1: Society, Economy and Politics In Himachal Pradesh POLS504
GEC – II
GEN-II- Human Rights, Gender and Environment
  POLS604

Political Science Syllabus