BS Conservation Studies

The focus of our 4-year undergraduate degree program is to equip students with the skills necessary to evaluate policy proposals logically and to carry out simple statistical investigations essential to succeed in their future academic and professional endeavors. It is a multi-disciplinary subject comprising of total 131 credit hours. Major courses of conservation consist of 82 credit hours. The remaining 49 credit hours include university compulsory courses and basic conservation courses. In the first three semesters students will study compulsory courses and basic conservation courses, whereas in fourth and fifth semesters foundation courses would be offered. In the last three semesters major conservation courses and a research project enables students to apply the quantitative and qualitative tools. The courses are based on theoretical and practical work.
The medium of instruction is English for all degree programs. Assessments of students are done in different ways quizzes, presentation, practical work, mid-term and terminal exam.

 

Eligibility for Admission

Candidates with FA/FSc or equivalent qualification and having at least second division, securing 45% marks in aggregate are eligible to apply. Qualifying the admission test and interview is compulsory. Candidates scoring less than 40% marks each in the test/interview will stand disqualified for admission.

 


CONTACT INFORMATION

For any queries regarding the program, please contact:

Dr.Zain ul Wahab  
Focal Person, Department of Conservation Studies
Phone: (+92) 997-414195;  
Email: Chairman_dcs@hu.edu.pk


CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

Duration: 4 years
Semesters : 8
Courses: 42
Research Project: 1
Total Credit Hours: 131

 

Required Courses

 

Section

Knowledge Area

Credit Hours

A

Compulsory Courses

25

B

Refresher Courses

24

C

Conservation Foundation Courses

33

D

Major Courses

42

E

Elective Courses

12

 

 

A. Compulsory Courses

Course Title

 Course Code

Total Credit Hours

Cons-111

Refresher/Remedial English

3

Cons-113

Basic Concepts of Mathematics

3

Cons-121

Functional English

3

Cons-122

Islamic Studies

2

Cons-123

Basics of Computer Science

1+2

Cons-232

English for Academic Purposes

3

Cons-233

Computer Applications

1+2

Cons-234

Pakistan Studies

2

Cons-115

Introduction to Conservation

3

 

 

B. Refresher Courses

 

C. Foundation Courses

 

D. Major Courses

 

E. Elective Courses