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The BA (Honours) Sociology

The BA (Honours) Sociology

Application Kit

The Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (Honours) Program will be a three year full-time degree program offered by ICFAI University Mizoram with a view to impart in-depth knowledge on the concepts and issues related to society and sociology.

Duration : Three years

Award :
Students who successfully complete the program will be awarded the "Bachelor of Arts (Honours)" Degree in Sociology by the University, subject to University regulations.

Pass in 10+2 in any discipline with an aggregate marks of 40%. Final year students awaiting results may also apply.

Program Structure

The BA (Honours) Program in Sociology consists of 28 courses covered in six semesters spread over three years including an undergraduate dissertation. Students will be required to complete 18 core subjects in addition to 5 Choice Based Electives and 5 Compulsory Papers. Students are additionally required to complete two summer projects at the end of Year-I and Year-II respectively and an Internship in the sixth semester. Electives will be choice based electives from other disciplines.

Electives : Choice based electives for the BA (Honours) course may be chosen from various fields offered by the University including Humanities, Management and IT. The Electives offered are subject to change based on the portfolio of subjects offered by the instructors.

The program structure is subject to periodic review.

BA (Hons.) in Sociology Program Structure
Semester-I Semester-II
YEAR I Introductory Sociology Societies
Social Groups & Processes Culture
Social Institutions Social Stratification
Choice Based Elective I Choice Based Elective II
English Language I (Compulsory) English Language II (Compulsory)
Summer Project I
Semester-III Semester-IV
YEAR II Processes of Social Change Social Issues and Problems in India
Evolution of Indian Society Process of Social Change in India
Indian Social Institutions Research Method
Choice Based Elective III Choice Based Elective IV
Computer Concepts (Compulsory) General Studies (Compulsory)
Summer Project II
Semester-V Semester-IV
YEAR III Social Thought Population Studies
Rural Sociology Contemporary Social Issues
Tribal Societies and Culture Sociology of Mizoram
Choice Based Elective V Undergraduate Dissertation
Soft Skills (Compulsory)