BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ARTS (BA)

BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN ARTS (BA)

Program Details

The University has launched Bachelor of Arts under the Choice Based Credit System. This is broad based programme with a mix of disciplinary, interdisciplinary and skill-based courses. This programme has 24 courses totalling 132 credits. 

Objectives: The Bachelors of Arts programme is a broad based programme with a mix of disciplinary, interdisciplinary and skill based courses. It has the following objectives:

  1. Introduce the learners to the main themes and topics of disciplines in humanities, social sciences and sciences,
  2. Provide the learners with the information and skills necessary to understand and analyze their world,
  3. Enable the learners to work towards ability and skill enhancement through exposure to appropriate courses.
  4. Impart reading and writing skills through assignments and exercises of such kind at an undergraduate level.
  5. Expose the learner to the importance of interdisciplinary.

 

Eligibility: 10+2 or its equivalent or BPP from IGNOU

Course structure

Total Course – 24

Total Credits -132

First Year

Compulsory Courses

SNCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits
1BEVAE-181Environment Studies4
2BEGAE-182English Communication Skills4
3BEGLA-135English in Daily Life6
4BEGLA-136English at the Work Space6

 

Specialization Areas (Select any two disciplines)

SNCourseCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits
1EconomicsBECC-131Principles of Microeconomics-I6
BECC-132Principles of Microeconomics-II6
 
2HistoryBHIC-131History of India from the Earliest times up to C. 300 CE6
BHIC-132History of India from C.300 to 12066
 
3Political ScienceBPSC-131Introduction to Political Theory6
BPSC-132Indian Government and Politics6
 
4*SociologyBSOC-131Introduction to Sociology6
BSOC-132Sociology of India6
 
5Public AdministrationBPAC-131Perspectives on Public Administration6
BPAC-132 Administrative Thinkers6
 
6*EnglishBEGC-131Individual and Society6
BEGC-132Selections from Indian Writing: Cultural Diversity6
 
7MathematicsBMTC-131Calculus6
BMTC-132Differential Equations6

Second year

Compulsory Courses

SNCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits
1BEGS-183Writing and Study Skills4
 
2 (Choose any one subject)BECS-184Data Analysis

 

 

4

BPAS-184Logistics Management
BSOS-184Techniques of Ethnographic Film Making
3BEGLA-137Language Through Literature6
4BEGLA-138Reading and Speaking Skills6

 

Specialization Areas (Repeat the same two disciplines you have chosen as your specialization in 1st year)

SNCourseCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits
1EconomicsBECC-133Principles of Macroeconomics-I6
BECC-134Principles of Macroeconomics-I6
 
2HistoryBHIC-133History of India from C. 1206 to 17076
BHIC-134History of India from C.1707 to 19506
 
3Political ScienceBPSC-133Comparative Government and Politics6
BPSC-134Introduction to International Relations6
 
4SociologyBSOC-133Sociology Theories6
BSOC-134Methods of Sociological Enquiry6
 
5Public AdministrationBPAC-133Administrative System at Union Level6
BPAC-134Administrative System at State and District Levels6
 
6EnglishBEGC-133British Literature6
BEGC-134Reading the Novel6
 
7MathematicsBMTC-133Real Analysis6
BMTC-134Algebra6

 

Third year 

Compulsory Courses

SNCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits

1

(Choose any one subject)

BSOS 185 Society through the visual

 

4

BEGS 185 English language teaching
 

(Choose any one subject)

BPAS 186Stress and time management4
BEGS 186Business Communication
 

 

 

3

(Choose any one subject)

BEGG 171Media & Communication Skills

 

 

 

6

BEGG 173Academic writing & Composition
BPAG 171Disaster Management
BPAG 173E-governance
BSOG 171Indian Society : Images & Realities
BSOG 173Rethinking Development
 

4

(Choose any one subject)

BEGG 172Language and Linguistics

 

 

6

BEGG 174Creative writing
BPAG 172Governance: Issues and Challenges
BPAG 174Sustainable Development
BSOG 176Economy & Society

 

Specialization Areas (Repeat the same two disciplines you have chosen as your specialization in 1st year)

SNCourseCourse CodeTitle of CourseCredits
1EconomicsBECE145Indian Economy I6
BECE146Indian Economy II6
 
2HistoryBHIE 141History of China

6

(Choose any one subject)

BHIE 143History of modern East Asia
BHIE 145Aspect of European history
 
BHIE 142History of Environment

6

(Choose any one subject)

BHIE 144Traditions of history Writing in India
 
3Political ScienceBPSE 141Gandhi and the contemporary world

 

6

(Choose any one subject)

BPSE 143State Politics in India
BPSE 145Democracy and Development in Northeast India
 
BPSE 142India's Foreign Policy in a Globalizing World

6

(Choose any one subject)

BPSE 144Introduction to south Asia
BPSE 146Conflict Resolution and Peace building
 
4SociologyBSOE 141Urban Sociology

6

(Choose any one subject)

BSOE 143Environmental Sociology
BSOE 145Religion and Society
 
BSOE 142Indian Sociological Traditions

6

(Choose any one subject)

BSOE 144Introduction to South Asia
BSOE 146Marriage, Family & Kinship
BSOE 148Social Stratification
 
5Public AdministrationBPAE 141Right to information

6

(Choose any one subject)

BPAE 143Administrative System in BRICS
 
BPAE 142Organizational Behavior

6

(Choose any one subject)

BPAE 144Social Policies and Administration
 
6EnglishBEGE 141Understanding Prose

6

(Choose any one subject)

BEGE 143Understanding Poetry
BEGE 145Soft skills
 
BEGE 142Understanding Drama6
 
7MathematicsBMTE 141Linear Algebra6
 
BMTE 144Numerical Analysis6


*Academic Counseling Session will be provided only for English & Sociology.


DOCUMENTS REQUIRED (DURING ADMISSION)  

i. +2 Transcript

ii. SLC marksheet

iii. Citizenship copy (If Date of Birth is mentioned in A.D.) or Valid Passport (Any One)

iv. 3PP size & 2 Auto Size Photo


EXAMINATION:  

The examination will be taken by IGNOU through ICA. 

 

ACADEMIC COUNSELING SESSION:  

For few programs Academic Counseling Session is provided for selective subjects only. For further details on Academic Counseling Session do kindly Contact Academic Coordinator at academic@ica.edu.np .