UG, PG & RESEARCH CENTRE (Bangalore University)
Year of Establishment-: 2009
Head of the Department: Dr. Sujata Gupta Kedar (Ph.D., MSc)
About the department:
Department of Human Development was established in 2009 and NDCHD course was started in 2010.
The department ensures that students get hands-on experience along with theoretical knowledge so that they feel confident to work in the outside world. In this context, the department has tied up with many organizations and hospitals where the students are also placed as interns.
The department also organizes workshops, seminars, talks by eminent personalities from the field of Human Development and other fields. The students also conducted workshops, seminars and community development programs for the senior citizens, adolescent girls, institutionalized girls and for vulnerable groups.
Department offers the following courses
Undergraduate (UG): BSc NDCHD (Nutrition and Dietetics, Chemistry, Human Development)
Post Graduate (PG) MSc (Human Development)
Eligibility Criteria for BSc. NDCHD course
One should have passed 10 +2 or equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 60% (45% for SC/ST) marks from a recognized board. The student should have chemistry in 10 +2 and scored minimum 60% marks in chemistry.
|Semester||Course||Name of the Course|
|I||Core course||Human Development- I|
|II||Core course||Human Development- II|
|III||Core course||Family Dynamics|
|IDC||Family and Relationship Management|
|IV||Core course||Teaching Learning Material and Design|
|Skill enhancement course||Basics of Guidance and Counseling|
|V||Elective course||HD- EL-1-Early Childhood Care and Education|
|HD- EL-2- Children with Special Needs|
|VI||Elective course||HD- EL-3- Marginalised Communities|
|HD- EL-4- Women and Society / Policies and Programs for Children|
The Department launched its newsletter “Inside Out” in February 2019 to give students the platform to express themselves and share information and updates related to human development.
An overview of the activities of the department can be had in the Department Brochure.
Carpediem - Inauguration
Hindi Diwas - Inauguration
The Fitness Pledge
Fit India Movement
Fit India Movement
Science Day - Model Making
Independence Day Celebration
Stauros - Western and Vernacular
Under 25 Summit
Cul Week - Western Acoustics
150th Birth Anniversary
Celebration of Mahatma Gandhi
Gandhiji on Canvas
Fresher's Day - Minute to win it