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Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Akola

SHANKARLAL KHANDELWAL ARTS,
SCIENCE AND COMMERCE COLLEGE, AKOLA (MS).

Affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati

(Reaccredited by NAAC Grade B with CGPA 2.88)

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Department of Sociology


About Department

Sociology is the branch of social sciences & Humanities having scientific point of reference. In short interval it has taken a huge fly in the field of Academic, research as well as convince for human life and Nation. Revolution starts from the individual. As an integral part of the society, every individual should have a detail Knowledge of about it. He should be conscientious about the society and must understand its culture and past. From an Engineer’s perspective, the history of economical growth, pectoral development and laws and policies of nation are of prime importance. So the universities in India accepted the subjects of Humanities and social sciences. As parts of curriculum, these subjects help to make students aware of various issues related to man and society.

The subject is now established as theoretical and practical subject. The new branches are evolved they are ethno methodology, medical sociology, Social psychology, post modernity etc. Taking into consideration of all potential, the department has approved the various curricular and co-curricular activities for strengthening of the teaching and learning process. The events like Quiz, Survey project, wall magazines, visit to social institution are set by the study club. The regular unit test, seminar, group Discussions, mentor system and personal counselling are the academic activities. The department is wide awake to create awareness about social problems.

Aims& Objectives

1.To develop the social attitude in the students.
2.To make aware about social problem and learn to tackle them as a responsible citizen of the society.
3.To make aware the students that society is the laboratory of sociology.
4.To develop the research attitude in students about social problems.
5.To create the social commitments in students for the development of Nation.
6. To create a healthy society through the study of subject.
7.To prepare the students to achieve the opportunity in the field of employment andhigher education.