College Of Home Sciences

Introduction

The department of Home Economics is a constituent department of Women Campus. It is offered professional level highly specialized and technical courses in five different disciplines of Home Economics i.e., Art & Design, Food & Nutrition, Human Development & Family Studies, Management Studies and Textile & Clothing. Such subjects enhance and add to the professional and transferable skills of young women and thus empower them to become the leaders of positive and productive change within their surrounding communities as well as nationwide through active participation in discussions and decision making at home as well as at national level.

Vision

The vision of the department is to produce outstanding graduates who use specialized skills and knowledge of Home Economics to influence the well-being of individual, families, the nation and its people.

Mission

The department of Home Economics is the second government inclusion in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa which came forward with a mission of bringing a social change based on the assurance of a healthy environment where individuals will be able to live in mutual coexistence, well equipped with the guiding principles of tolerance and mutual understanding. Home Economics recognize homes as the foundation of development and integrity of family as an inevitable requisite for the establishment of homes. Thus the institute struggles to improve the quality of day-to-day living of families and consumers and prepares them to combat the issues and challenges which require understanding of societal developments based on local, national as well as international grounds. The department takes the noble responsibility of molding the females of the surrounding area into useful beings of the society by polishing their skills and gives them full opportunities to use their rights of expression and freedom to enter into a noble profession without ignoring their position as a building block of a family. The department intends to strengthen its foundation on the principles of quality education, equal access and merit.

Program Objectives

  1. Preparation of the individuals to become professionals for the development of community and environment.  
  2. To provide up-to-date and modern education to the students and to develop social sensibilities and prepare the students to manage their various roles not only as individuals but also as family members and citizens of the state.  
  3. To gear women towards a number of professional careers thus providing them countless opportunities to improve their living standards.
  4. To give realization to the women about the importance of their distinct role as nation builders.
  5. To expose the students to the modern knowledge and technology in order to familiarize them with the advancements in the industrial sector.
  6. To educate women so that they may be able to make themselves useful individuals as well as may play their role as effective members of a family.
  7. To contribute to the improvement of quality and standard of life in Pakistan and to strengthen the family as the foundation of the nation.

Opportunities

 Home Economics is a field of study that encompasses an array of skills related to the management of households. The nationwide high scope of Home Economics offers various job positions for Home Economists. Few of such career opportunities are listed below:

  1. Instructor in Vocational institutes, Lecturer, Arts and Home Economics School Teacher
  2. Banker, Supervisor, Manager, HR Officer, Quality Control Officer, Event Organizer
  3. Textile, Interior, furniture, fashion Designer, Master trainer
  4. Artist, Creative Writer, Sculpturist, Painter, Researcher
  5. Calligrapher, Creative Editor, NGO worker
  6. Consultant, Nutritionist/Child and female’s diet adviser
  7. Home architect, community mobilizer

 Field of Specializations

  1. Art &Design
  2. Textile & Clothing
  3. Food & Nutrition Sciences
  4. Human Development& Family Studies
  5. Resource and Facility Management

 

BS HOME ECONOMICS SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SEMESTER (1-4)

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

First Semester

C-I

ENG-

English-I

3(3-0)

C-II

PKS-

Pakistan studies

2(2-0)

C-III

MTH-/STA-

Math/stat-1

3(3-0)

G-I

CHE-

Fundamentals of Chemistry

3(2-1)

F-I

H.Eco-101

Introduction to Home Economics

3(3-0)

F-II

H.Eco-102

Introduction to Arts & Design-I

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

17

Second Semester

C-IV

ENG-

English-II

3(3-0)

C-V

ISL-

Islamic Studies / Ethics

2(2-0)

C-V

MTH-/STA-

Math/stat-II / Univ. Optional

3(3-0)

G-II

PHY-

Physics

2(2-0)

G-III

PSY-

Basic Psychology

2(2-0)

F-III

H.Eco-151

Clothing & consumer education

3(2-1)

F-IV

H.Eco-152

Introduction to Arts & Design II

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

18

Third Semester

C-VI

ENG-

English-III

3(3-0)

C-VII

CSC-

Introduction to Computer Application

3(2-1)

G-IV

ECO-

Fundamentals of Economics

3(3-0)

F-VI

H.Eco-201

Life span Development

3(3-0)

F-VII

H.Eco-202

Home Mgt.& Housing-I

3(2-1)

F-VIII

H.Eco-203

Fundamentals of Food &Nutrition

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

18

Fourth Semester

       

C-VII

ENG-

English-IV / Univ. Optional

3(2-1)

G-V

BIO-CHE

Bio-Chemistry

3(2-1)

G-VI

SOC-

Sociology

2(2-0)

F-IX

H.Eco-251

Family and Community Development

3(3-0)

F-X

H.Eco-252

Home Management & Housing-II

3(2-1)

F-XI

H.Eco-253

Meal Management.

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

17

 

Total

Four Semester Total

70

 

 

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SMESTER 5-8 ACCORDING TO THE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

ART AND DESIGN

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

Fifth Semester

F-XII

H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-I

H.Eco-302

Applied Art-I

3(2-1)

M-II

H.Eco-303

Art Education-I

3(2-1)

M-III

H.Eco-304

Essential of Interior Design-I

3(2-1)

M-IV

H.Eco-305

Commercial Art

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

                                                                  Sixth Semester

F-XIII

H.Eco-351

Research Methods in Home Economics

3(3-0)

M-V

H.Eco-352

Applied Art-II

3(2-1)

M-VI

H.Eco-353

Art Education-II

3(2-1)

M-VII

H.Eco-354

Essential of Interior Design-II

3(2-1)

M-VIII

H.Eco-355

Islamic Art

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Seventh Semester

M-IX

H.Eco-401

Internship/Research Project

3(3-0)

M-X

H.Eco-402

Art Appreciation-I

3(2-1)

M-XI

H.Eco-403

Drawing and Painting

3(2-1)

E-I

H.Eco-404

H.Eco-405

H.Eco-406

The Craft of Hand Weaving

Interior Design

Graphic Communication-I

3(2-1)

E-II

H.Eco-407

H.Eco-408

H.Eco-409

Hand Built Pottery

Textile Designing & Printing Methods-I

Methods of Art Education-I

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Eighth Semester

M-XII

H.Eco-451

Research Project

4(4-0)

M-XIII

H.Eco-452

Art Appreciation-II

3(2-1)

M-XIV

H.Eco-453

Painting and Print making

3(2-1)

E-III

H.Eco-454

H.Eco-455

H.Eco-456

Method of Art Education-II

Interior Design-II

Weaving

3(2-1)

E-IV

H.Eco-457

H.Eco-458

H.Eco-459

Graphic Communication-II

Ceramics

Textile Design & Printing Methods-II/Internship

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

16

 

Total

Four Semester Total

61

 

Total

Eight Semester Total

131

 

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SMESTER 5-8 ACCORDING TO THE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

FOOD AND NUTRITION

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

Fifth Semester

F-XII

H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-I

H.Eco-306

Food Preservation

3(2-1)

M-II

H.Eco-307

Experimental Foods

3(2-1)

M-III

H.Eco-308

Advanced Nutrition

3(2-1)

M-IV

H.Eco-309

Dietetics

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

                                                                  Sixth Semester

F-XIII

H.Eco-351

Research Methods in Home Economics

3(3-0)

M-V

H.Eco-356

Physiological Aspects of Nutrition

3(2-1)

M-VI

H.Eco-357

Nutritional Biochemistry-I

3(2-1)

M-VII

H.Eco-358

Food Microbiology

3(2-1)

M-VIII

H.Eco-359

Community Nutrition

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Seventh Semester

M-IX

H.Eco-401

Internship (hospital/community/institution)

3(3-0)

M-X

H.Eco-410

Nutritional Biochemistry II

3(2-1)

M-XI

H.Eco-411

Food Technology

3(2-1)

E-I

H.Eco-412

H.Eco-413

Institutional Management

Food Analysis

3(2-1)

E-II

H.Eco-414

H.Eco-415

Nutritional Management in Disasters

Life Cycle Nutrition

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Eighth Semester

M-XII

H.Eco-451

Research Project

4(4-0)

M-XIII

H.Eco-460

Applied Nutrition

3(2-1)

M-XIV

H.Eco-461

Nutrition Health & Prevention

3(2-1)

E-III

H.Eco-462

Sports Nutrition

3(3-0)

E-IV

H.Eco-463

Food Allergies

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

16

 

Total

Four Semester Total

61

 

Total

Eight Semester Total

131

 

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SMESTER 5-8 ACCORDING TO THE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

HUMAN DEVELOPMENT AND FAMILY STUDIES

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

Fifth Semester

F-XII

H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education,Administration & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-I

H.Eco-310

Development from Prenatal to Infancy

3(3-0)

M-II

H.Eco-311

Childhood Care and Development

3(3-0)

M-III

H.Eco-312

Adolescent Development

3(3-0)

M-IV

H.Eco-313

Adulthood and Aging

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

                                                                  Sixth Semester

F-XIII

H.Eco-351

Research Methods in Home Economics

3(3-0)

M-V

H.Eco-360

Positive Psychology

3(3-0)

M-VI

H.Eco-361

Early Childhood and Guidance

3(3-0)

M-VII

H.Eco-362

Theories of Human Development

3(3-0)

M-VIII

H.Eco-363

Communication in Human and Family Relations

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Seventh Semester

M-IX

H.Eco-401

Internship/Research Project

3(3-0)

M-X

H.Eco-416

Abnormal Psychology

3(2-1)

M-XI

H.Eco-417

Elementary Education and Administration

3(2-1)

E-I

H.Eco-418

H.Eco-419

Guidance andCounseling

Human and Family Ecology

3(2-1)

E-II

H.Eco-420

H.Eco-421

Exceptional Children

Family Dynamics

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Eighth Semester

M-XII

H.Eco-451

Research Project

4(4-0)

M-XIII

H.Eco-464

Educational Psychology

3(3-0)

M-XIV

H.Eco-465

Planning and Managing Human Services Programs

3(3-0)

E-III

H.Eco-466

H.Eco-467

Psychological Testing

Gerontology: Social Aspects

3(3-0)

E-IV

H.Eco-468

H.Eco-469

Family Problems and Intervention Strategies

Day Care Management and Administration

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

16

 

Total

Four Semester Total

61

 

Total

Eight Semester Total

131

 

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SMESTER 5-8 ACCORDING TO THE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

RESOURCES AND FACILITY MANAGEMENT

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

Fifth Semester

F-XII

H.Eco-301

Home Economics  Education, Administration & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-I

H.Eco-314

Essentials of Management

3(3-0)

M-II

H.Eco-315

Entrepreneurship for home based  industry

3(3-0)

M-III

H.Eco-316

Management of household Affairs

3(3-0)

M-IV

H.Eco-317

Fundamentals of Marketing

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

                                                                  Sixth Semester

F-XIII

H.Eco-351

Methods of Research in Home Economics

3(3-0)

M-V

H.Eco-364

Essentials of Communication

3(3-0)

M-VI

H.Eco-365

House Keeping Management

3(3-0)

M-VII

H.Eco-366

Home Management & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-VIII

H.Eco-367

Organizational Behavior

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Seventh Semester

M-IX

H.Eco-401

Internship/Research Project

3(3-0)

M-X

H.Eco-422

Human Resource Management

3(3-0)

M-XI

H.Eco-423

Consumer Economics

3(3-0)

E-I

H.Eco-424

H.Eco-425

Environmental Management

Project Management

3(3-0)

E-II

 

H.Eco-426

H.Eco-427

Internship 

Family Finance

Management of institutions: Education & Health

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Eighth Semester

M-XII

H.Eco-451

Research Project

4(4-0)

M-XIII

H.Eco-470

Hotel Management

3(3-0)

M-XIV

H.Eco-471

Human Resource Development

3(3-0)

E-III

H.Eco-472

H.Eco-473

Small Business Management

Consumer Behavior

3(3-0)

E-III

H.Eco-474

 

Money Banking and Finance

Internship

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

16

 

Total

Four Semester Total

61

 

Total

Eight Semester Total

131

 

SCHEME OF STUDIES FOR SMESTER 5-8 ACCORDING TO THE AREA OF SPECIALIZATION

TEXTILES AND CLOTHING

Status

Course code

Name of subjects

Credit Hrs.

Fifth Semester

F-XII

H.Eco-301

Home Economics Education, Administration & Supervision

3(3-0)

M-I

H.Eco-318

Advanced Textile

3(2-1)

M-II

H.Eco-319

Pattern Making

3(2-1)

M-III

H.Eco-320

Fashion Designing and Illustrations

3(2-1)

M-IV

H.Eco-321

Textile Chemistry-I

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

                                                                  Sixth Semester

F-XIII

H.Eco-351

Research Methods in Home Economics

3(3-0)

M-V

H.Eco-368

Textiles Computer aided Design

3(2-1)

M-VI

H.Eco-369

Textile Chemistry-II

3(2-1)

M-VII

H.Eco-370

Textile Testing

3(2-1)

M-VIII

H.Eco-371

Textiles Dyeing and Printing

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Seventh Semester

M-IX

H.Eco-401

Internship/Research Project

3(3-0)

M-X

H.Eco-428

Art of Draping

3(2-1)

M-XI

H.Eco-429

Experimental Textile

3(2-1)

E-I

H.Eco-430

H.Eco-431

Textile and Clothing Industrial Management Decorative Fabrics

3(2-1)

E-II

H.Eco-432

H.Eco-433

H.Eco-434

Entrepreneurship

Historic costume

Economic, Social and Psychological Aspects of Clothing and Textiles

3(2-1)

 

 

Semester Total CH

15

Eighth Semester

M-XII

H.Eco-451

Research Project

4(4-0)

M-XIII

H.Eco-475

Applied Textile Designing

3(2-1)

M-XIV

H.Eco-476

Dress Designing through Draping

3(2-1)

E-III

H.Eco-477

H.Eco-478

H.Eco-479

Marketing and Merchandizing

Structural Textile Designing

Fashion Photography

3(2-1)

E-IV

H.Eco-480

H.Eco-481

Fashion and Boutique Management

Functional Designing ForSpecial People

3(3-0)

 

 

Semester Total CH

16

 

Total

Four Semester Total

61

 

Total

Eight Semester Total

131

 

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