Sociology Course

M.A. in Sociology

(Semester System) 2015

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Total Credits=88

22 Credits in each Semester

 

S.N.

Course Code

Name of Course

Type of Course

Credit distribution

Tot-al Credits

Marks (scaled)

       

L

T

P

   

First Semester:22 Credits (Foundation Courses= 4 Credits; Core Courses = 18 Credits)

1

SOC/1/FC/01

Fundamentals of Sociology

FC

1

1

0

2

100

2

SOC/1/FC/02

Sociological Concepts and Social Pathology

FC

1

1

0

2

100

3

SOC/1/CC/03

Classical Sociological Theory (Part I)

CC

2

1

0

3

100

4

SOC/1/CC/04

Research Methods (Part I): Quantitative Research

CC

3

1

0

4

100

5

SOC/1/CC/05

Sociology of Indian Society

CC

3

1

0

4

100

6

SOC/1/CC/06

Social Stratification

CC

3

1

0

4

100

7

SOC/1/CC/07

Classical Sociological Theory (Part II)

CC

2

1

0

3

100

Second Semester:22 Credits (FC=4 Cr; CC = 16 Cr; OE=2 Cr.)

8

SOC/2/FC/08

Religion and Society

FC

1

1

0

2

100

9

SOC/2/FC/09

Family, Kinship and Marriage

FC

1

1

0

2

100

10

SOC/2/CC/10

Rural Sociology

CC

3

1

0

4

100

11

SOC/2/CC/11

Population and Society

CC

3

1

0

4

100

12

SOC/2/CC/12

Modern Sociological Theory (Part I)

CC

3

1

0

4

100

13

SOC/2/CC/13

Sociology of Change and Development

CC

3

1

0

4

100

14

SOC/2/OE/14

Environment and Sustainable Development

(for Students of other Departments)

OE

1

1

0

2

100

Third Semester: 22 Credits (CC = 12 Cr; SC = 8 Cr; OE=2 Cr)

15

SOC/3/CC/15

Social Structure and Transformation of Mizoram Society

CC

2

1

0

3

100

16

SOC/3/CC/16

Sociology of Gender

CC

2

1

0

3

100

17

SOC/3/CC/17

Tribal Sociology

CC

2

1

0

3

100

18

SOC/3/CC/18

Modern Sociological Theory (Part II)

CC

2

1

0

3

100

19

SOC/3/SC/19 (A)

Sociology of Education

SC

3

1

0

4

100

 

SOC /3/SC/19 (B)

Sociology of Health

SC

3

1

0

4

100

20

SOC /3/SC/20 (A)

Economy and Polity of Indian Society

SC

3

1

0

4

100

 

SOC /3/SC/20 (B)

Science, Technology and Society

SC

3

1

0

4

100

21

SOC/3/OE/21

Indian Diaspora

(for Students of other Departments)

OE

1

1

0

2

100

Fourth Semester: 22 Credits (CC = 14 Cr including Project/ dissertation; SC = 8 Cr)

22

SOC/4/CC/22

Urban Sociology

CC

2

1

0

3

100

23

SOC/4/CC/23

Research Methods (Part II): Qualitative Research

CC

2

1

0

3

100

24

SOC/4/CC/24

Project Work/Dissertation

CC

0

0

8

8

100

25

SOC /4/SC/25 (A)

Crime and Society

SC

3

1

0

4

100

 

SOC /4/SC/25 (B)

Sociology of Mass Media and Communication

SC

3

1

0

4

100

26

SOC /4/SC/26 (A)

Sociology of Marginalised Community

SC

3

1

0

4

100

 

SOC /4/SC/26 (B)

A Sociology of Organisation

SC

3

1

0

4

100