Geography Course

CBCS – Course Structure for M.A./M.Sc. Programme in Geography

S/N

Course

Code

Name of Courses

Types of Course

Credit Distribution

Total Credits

Marks (scaled)

L

T

P

First Semester :  22 Credits (Core Courses only)

 

1

GEOG/1/CC/01

Geographical Thought

CC

4

0

0

4

100

2

GEOG/1/CC/02

Geomorphology

CC

4

0

0

4

100

3

GEOG/1/CC/03

Climatology & Hydrology

CC

4

0

0

4

100

4

GEOG/1/CC/04

Geography of India

CC

4

0

0

4

100

5

GEOG/1/CC/05

Cartographic Techniques (Practical)

CC

2

1

3

6

100

                 

Second Semester :

 

22 Credits (Core Courses = 10 credits; soft course = 8 credits; open Elective = 4 credits)

Note : Students of Geography shall opt any two SC courses either from Course No. 09 or 10. Students of Geography shall opt any two OEs from other departments and OE Course No. 11 of this Department.

6

GEOG/2/CC/06

Surveying and Mapping (Practical)

CC

1

1

2

4

100

7

GEOG/2/CC/07

Statistical Methods in Geography (Practical)

CC

2

1

1

4

100

8

GEOG/2/CC/08

Curriculum Stipulated Study Tour (CSST) (Practical)

CC

0

0

2

2

100

9

GEOG/2/SC/09A

Population Geography

SC

4

0

0

4

100

10

GEOG/2/SC/09B

Urban Geography

SC

4

0

0

4

100

11

GEOG/2/SC/10A

Advanced Geomorphology

SC

4

0

0

4

100

12

GEOG/2/SC/10B

Applied Climatology

SC

4

0

0

4

100

13

GEOG/2/OE/11A

Geography of Mizoram

OE

2

0

0

2

50

14

GEOG/2/OE/11B

Settlement Geography

OE

2

0

0

2

50

                     

Third Semester :

 

22 Credits (Core Courses = 10 credits; soft course = 8 credits; open Elective = 4 credits)

Note : Students of Geography shall opt any two SC courses either from Course No. 15 or 16. Students of Geography shall opt any two OEs fromother departments and OE Course No. 17 of this Department.

15

GEOG/3/CC/12

Research Methodology

CC

3

0

0

3

60

16

GEOG/3/CC/13

Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems

CC

3

1

0

4

100

17

GEOG/3/CC/14

Practical in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems

CC

1

0

2

3

100

18

GEOG/3/SC/15A

Political Geography

SC

4

0

0

4

100

19

GEOG/3/SC/15B

Social and Cultural Geography

SC

4

0

0

4

100

20

GEOG/3/SC/16A

Agricultural Geography

SC

4

0

0

4

100

21

GEOG/3/SC/16B

Watershed Management 

SC

4

0

0

4

100

22

GEOG/3/OE/17A

Geography of Tribal Communities

OE

2

0

0

2

50

23

GEOG/3/OE/17B

Geography of North East India

OE

2

0

0

2

50

                 

Fourth Semester : All Core Courses 22 Credits

23

GEOG/4/CC/18

Resource Geography

CC

3

0

0

3

60

24

GEOG/4/CC/19

Environmental Geography

CC

3

0

0

3

60

25

GEOG/4/CC/20

Regional Development and Planning

CC

4

0

0

4

100

26

GEOG/4/CC/21

Digital Cartography  and Geographical Information Systems

CC

4

0

0

4

100

27

GEOG/4/CC/22

Practical in Digital Cartography and Geographical Information Systems

CC

0

0

3

3

100

28

GEOG/4/CC/23

Dissertation (Practical)

CC

0

0

5

5

100

                   

1.    Total Credits = 88 (Core Course = 64 Credits; Soft Course = 16; Open Elective = 8 Credits)

Course Structure for Pre Ph.D Syllabus in Geography.

Sl. No.

Code No.

Course

 
 

1.

GRPP-1

Recent Advances in Geography

 

2.

GRPP-2

Research Methodology

 

3.

GRPP-3A

Physical Geography

 

4.

GRPP-3B

Population Geography

 

5.

GRPP-3C

Agricultural Geography