BS Psychology (2.5 Years)

Introduction

The Best University in Multan offers a BS in Psychology 2.5 year’s program is an associate degree that allows aspirants to get a BS degree after their BSc/BA or any equivalent qualification. It prepares the student to gradually enter into the mainstream learning of the core subjects in the fields of psychology through a transitory semester preceded by four semesters of regular BS program. Fully equipped labs, internship opportunities, and research projects enhance the practical learning of the students in preparing themselves for the field exposure. The goal of this program is to graduate competent and leading psychologists by instilling professional skills through competent teaching techniques and practical exposures.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Knowledge and reasoning skills

Interpret psychological phenomena using scientific reasoning. Demonstrate information literacy in psychology.

Research and Problem Solving

Engage in innovative and integrative problem solving and thinking. Basic psychological research must be interpreted, designed, and carried out.

Competence and Learning

Graduates will engage in advanced and professional learning activities and enhance their abilities to compete at global levels, developing knowledge and pursue new career opportunities.

Programs Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Psychology based knowledge

Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of major psychological concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends.

Critical Thinking Skills

Students will be able to address issues related to behavior and mental processes using critical and creative thinking, skeptical inquiry, and a scientific approach.

Applications of Psychology

Students will be able to apply psychological principles to issues affecting individuals, interpersonal relationships, groups, and society.

Values in Psychology

Students will value empirical evidence, be able to tolerate ambiguity, act ethically, and understand their role and responsibility as members of society.

Research Methods in Psychology

Students will be able to design, implement, and communicate fundamental research methods in psychology, such as research design, data analysis, and interpretation.

Ethics

Students will be able to comprehend and commit to professional ethics, responsibilities, and practice norms.

Eligibility Criteria

Graduation or equivalent with at least 2nd division

 

Career Prospects

The BS degree program of the Psychology Department prepares students to be competent for the following areas:

Educationists and Researchers

Psychologists in multiple domains

Rehabilitation

Armed forces

Police

Special education

Health

Sports

 

Scheme of Study BS Psychology Program (2.5 Years)

Total Credit Hours = 76

Introduction to Computer Psycho-Pathology/Abnormal Psychology History and Schools of Psychology
Introduction to Psychology Developmental Psychology Neurological Basis of Behavior
Psychological Testing-I Cognitive Psychology Cross-cultural psychology
Research Methods – I Organizational Behavior Psychological Testing-II
Research Methods – II Positive Psychology Health Psychology
Applied Statistics Environmental psychology Counseling psychology
Educational psychology Clinical psychology Military Psychology
Internship Disaster Management Research Project /Thesis