Department of Social Science

Former Heads

"The Department has fourteen full time faculty, visiting professors and over two hundred students. The Department has a well furnished library with more than 1500 volumes of books, a well equipped Psychology laboratory and smart classrooms."

Highlights of the Department

• Life oriented teaching environment
• Regular visits to welfare institutions meant for women, children and aged
• Need based communities for service learning experience
• Practical exposure in developmental organisations for career advancement
• Application of systematic research methodology in Social Sciences is learnt through Group and   Individual projects
• Soft skills promotion through different trainings

Our Special Features

Students participatory learning is encouraged through seminars, paper presentation, group discussions, survey reports, field work conference, exercises, models, albums, content analysis, on the spot study, field visits, video films, CDs, Concurrent and block placement apart from regular lectures and guest lectures 

Programmes offered by the Department of Social Sciences

• B.A. (Psychology and Sociology)
• Masters in Social Work (MSW) (Since 2007) integrated curriculum with specialisations in Medical and   Psychiatric social work, Human Resource Management and Community Development.
• PG Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy (PGDCP) (Since 2008)
• M.Sc. Psychology (Since 2016)- Specialization in Counseling & Psychotherapy / Industrial Psychology

Contact Us:

Department of Social Sciences,
Lady Doak College, Madurai
Phone: +91 452 2530527

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