BS Psychology (Raiwind Campus)

About Program

Psychology is the science of behavior and the mind. In the BS Program, the study of Psychology provides an understanding of the basic processes of sensation, perception, learning, cognition, development, and personality along with the principles of Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, and Behavioral Neuroscience. The knowledge of psychological principles and scientific methods for evaluating theories and research in the Social Sciences is essential in our rapidly changing society. The basic goal of the B.S. Program is to integrate the scientific foundation of Psychology with the strong background of Humanities along with basic science to better prepare students for the advanced training in Psychology, Medicine, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience, and other related disciplines. The B.S. Degree Program is explicitly aimed at preparing the students for advanced graduate study in the sciences and science-based professions.

Tentative Program Road Map

List of Courses - BS Psychology (Raiwind Campus)

Semester 1
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 DMX-101 Creative Design Suit 2-1
2 DMX-102 Web Design & Development 2-1
3 DMX-103 Digital Media Marketing 2-1
4 DMX-104 Content Creation & Presentation 3
5 PST-101 Pakistan Studies 2
Semester 2
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 ENG-101 English-I 3
2 ISL-101 Islamic Studies 2
3 MTH-101 Mathematics 3
4 MAS-101 Introduction to Mass Communication 3
5 PSY-101 Introduction to Psychology (F) 2
6 PSY-102 Practicals in Psychology (F) 1
7 PSY-103 Schools and Perspectives in Psychology(F) 2
Semester 3
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 ENG-102 English -II 3
2 MGT-101 Introduction to Management 3
3 PSY-201 Biology/ Biological Basis of Behavior(F) 3
4 EDU-101 Teaching and Learning Skills 3
5 SOC-101 Introduction to Social Work & Sociology 3
Semester 4
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 LAW-101 English-III 3
2 LAW-101 Introduction to Law 3
3 PHI-101 Philosophy/Critical Thinking 3
4 FAN-101 Food and Nutrition 3
5 PSY-202 Ethical Issues in Psychology (F) 3
6 PSY-203 Environmental Psychology (Maj.) 3
Semester 5
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 PSY-301 Psycho-pathology (F) 3
2 PSY-302 Cognitive Psychology (Maj.) 3
3 PSY-303 Psychological Assessment (F) 3
4 PSY-303 Psychological Assessment Practical (F) 1
5 PSY-304 Research Methods - I (Maj.) 3
6 PSY-305 Statistics in Psychology & Data analysis using SPSS (Maj.) 3
7 PSY-306 Applied Areas in Psychology 2
Semester 6
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 PSY-307 Research Methods-II (Maj.) 3
2 PSY-308 Group Research (Maj.) 1
3 PSY-309 Theories of Personality (F) 2
4 PSY-310 Cross Cultural Psychology (Maj.) 3
5 PSY-311 Social Psychology (F) 3
6 PSY-312 Gender Issues in Psychology(Maj.) 3
7 PSY-313 Active Citizenship/Voluntary work/Community work(F) Mandatory
Semester 7
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 PSY-401 Experimental Psychology (F) 3
2 PSY-401 Lab Experiments (F) 2
3 PSY-402 Developmental Psychology (Maj.) 3
4 Elective-I 3
5 Elective-II 3
6 PSY-403 Health Psychology (Maj.) 3
7 PSY-410 Research Thesis (Maj.) -
Semester 8
Sr. No. Course Code Course Title Cr. Hrs.
1 PSY-404 Positive Psychology (Maj.) 3
2 PSY-405 Peace Psychology (Maj.) 3
3 Elective-III 3
4 Elective IV- Case Reports/Internship 3
5 PSY-410 Research Thesis (Maj.) 4

Program Learning Outcomes

Develop knowledge about the nature, origin, history and scope of Psychology, perspectives and major field as a modern discipline and its relationship with other sciences.

Describe and explain major theoretical positions and empirical findings in subfields of psychology practices.

Develop the basic skills of a professional psychologist, so they can opt. any further field of Psychology as a profession.

Develop the knowledge and skills required to engage in practice or research in a specific area within psychology and other related disciplines.

Career Outcomes

Jobs Titles

Health Sector as Counsellors and Psychologists

Education Sector as a Lecturer, an academic or a researcher

Run their own business as an entrepreneur

Can join NGOs based on social support or cultural development

Program Details

Study Level
Bachelor Degree Programs
Study Mode
Morning
Program Duration
4 Years (8 Semesters)
Admission Intake
Fall & Spring
Credit Hours
132

Eligibility Criteria

Intermendiate or equivalent with 45% marks. USA admission test and Interview.

Note: Students awaiting Inter part II results shall apply on the basis of Inter part I

Offered Campuses

Raiwind Road Campus

Learning & Assessments

How you will learn:

How you will be assessed:

Online Learning Support

Online teaching is a special feature of University of South Asia. Every lecture with supporting quiz, assignments and test banks are available on the student portal to ensure quality and continuity of education in case of any eventuality like University closure or emergency situations faced by students.

Students are encouraged to come to class after watching online lectures for active participation.

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