DU: Some sci­ence and so­cial sci­ence cour­ses ap­proved

Cour­ses from other de­part­ments to give stu­dents ‘wide ex­po­sure’

Hindustan Times (Delhi) - HT Education - - Front Page - HT Ed­u­ca­tion Cor­re­spon­dent

The Univer­sity of Delhi’s Fac­ulty of So­cial Sciences has ap­proved the eco­nom­ics and po­lit­i­cal sci­ence cour­ses for the new four-year un­der­grad­u­ate pro­gramme.

This in­cludes the hon­ours pro­gramme (i.e. Dis­ci­pline 1 cour­ses), the en­tire list of Dis­ci­pline 2 cour­ses and the en­tire list of the ap­pli­ca­tion cour­ses (AC) re­lated to the de­part­ments of eco­nom­ics and of po­lit­i­cal sci­ence. “DC 2 cour­ses are avail­able as a wide list of op­tions from var­i­ous de­part­ments for all un­der­grad­u­ate stu­dents to grant them, as per their choice, wide ex­po­sure to other sub­jects out­side their cho­sen ma­jor (hon­ours course) dis­ci­pline. The ap­pli­ca­tion cour­ses are skill-based cour­ses that shall en­able em­ploy­a­bil­ity for stu­dents and they of­fer a wide list of choices,” said a univer­sity state­ment.

The ge­og­ra­phy de­part­ment (DC 1, DC 2 and AC cour­ses) and the de­part­ment of East Asian stud­ies cour­ses have al­ready been ap­proved ear­lier. Math­e­mat­ics cour­ses (DC 1; DC 2 and AC) have also been ap­proved. The de­part­ment of com­puter sci­ence will of­fer a BTech de­gree. The Fac­ulty of Sciences also ap­proved cour­ses at the de­part­ments of physics, chem­istry, botany, zo­ol­ogy, an­thro­pol­ogy, ge­ol­ogy, home sci­ence (food tech­nol­ogy), and Dr BR Ambed­kar Cen­tre for Bio­med­i­cal Re­search.

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