07 Anthropology

Unit – I  History, development, aim and scope of Anthropology, relationship with other sciences, different branches of Anthropology (including Linguistic Anthropology) and their interrelationship. Research methodology and methods: Concepts of epistemology, ontology and theoretical perspectives. Types of research (qualitative and quantitative), research design, hypothesis. Fieldwork and fieldwork tradition; Ethnography, Observation, Interview, Case Study, Life History, […]


Unit 1. Medieval to 18th Century French Literature Major literary movements: Medieval Literature, Renaissance, Classicism, Baroque, Enlightenment   Unit 2. 19th to 20th Century French Literature Major literary movements: Realism, Romanticism, Symbolism, Surrealism, New Wave Novel, New Wave Theatre, Existentialism, Postmodernism, Women‟s Writing, Migrant Literature    Suggested reading  –Littérature du Moyen Age/XVIème siècle (sous la […]


Unit 1: Educational Studies a) Contribution of Indian Schools of philosophy (Sankhya Yoga, Vedanta, Buddhism, Jainism) with special reference to Vidya, Dayanand Darshan; and Islamic traditions towards educational aims and methods of acquiring valid knowledge b) Contribution of Western schools of thoughts (Idealism, Realism, Naturalism, Pragmatism, Marxism, Existentialism) and their contribution to Education with special […]


Unit-I Evolution and Basic Concepts of Public Health/ Social Medicine and Community Health  History of Social Medicine and Community Health  History of Public Health and Its Milestones  Comprehensive Health Care  Social Development and Health  Dimensions and Determinants of Health  Concepts and Indicators of Health and Wellbeing  Natural History of Disease  Levels of Prevention  Globalisation and […]


Unit-I: Fundamentals of Environmental Sciences Definition, Principles and Scope of Environmental Science. Structure and composition of atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere and biosphere. Laws of thermodynamics, heat transfer processes, mass and energy transfer across various interfaces, material balance. Meteorological parameters – pressure, temperature, precipitation, humidity, mixing ratio, saturation mixing ratio, radiation and wind velocity, adiabatic lapse rate, […]


Unit – I Crime as a Legal, Social and Psychological Construct; Deviance and Crime; Traditional Crimes: Crimes against Property and Person (Children, Women, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), Marginalized, Men). Victimless Crimes: Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Beggary, Commercial Sex, Suicide; Family centred Crimes: Dowry, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse; Community Problems: Inter-religion and Inter-caste tensions and […]


Unit –I: Grammatical Aspects, Linguistics, Methodology, and Translation i) Modes, Tenses, Use of the past ii) Prepositions and other grammatical categories iii) Language as a System of Systems iv) Methods of Teaching Spanish as a Foreign Language v) Problems of Translation in Practice   Unit-II: Advanced Use of Spanish Language i) Use of Proverbs and […]

10 Social Work

Unit I Nature and Development of Social Work  Social Work : Definition, Scope, Principles, Nature, Goals and Process  Historical Development:Development of Professional Social Work across the world (U.K., U.S.A., and India)  Social Reform and Professional Social Work:Contribution of Social Reformers in 19th and 20th Century in the development of Professional Social Work in India.  Social […]

08 Commerce

Unit 1: Business Environment and International Business Concepts and elements of business environment: Economic environment- Economic systems, Economic policies(Monetary and fiscal policies); Political environment- Role of government in business; Legal environment- Consumer Protection Act, FEMA; Socio-cultural factors and their influence on business; Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)  Scope and importance of international business; Globalization and its […]

Art History

Principles of Art Historical methodology – Formalism; Iconology; Semiotic analysis; Psychoanalytic method in Art History; Gestalt Theory of Visual Perception; impact of theories in class and gender on the discipline; Deconstruction and its transformative role for Art History; contemporary shifts towards a “New” Art History; art history as an evolving discipline in India from colonial […]