DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
The Department of Psychology came into existence with the inception of Christ College in the year 2016. It is one of the earliest departments started at Christ College. Affiliated to the University of Mysore the Department offers Psychology subject at Graduate level along with English Literature, Journalism, Sociology and Economics. With committed faculty the department provides opportunity for students to apply psychology in real life. Regular workshops, seminars, industrial visits, case studies, internships are held to make students career oriented.
Vision & Mission
Vision Statement of Department:
The department envisions to be a premier academic centre in research and undergraduate education in Psychology. It believes in creating ‘Better Psychologists for Better Tomorrow’.
Mission Statement of Department:
To cultivate in students’ social responsibility and cultural sensitivity
To engage students in high quality multi-disciplinary research
To nurture students to become intellectually competent to build better career
Creating helping hands for health society
To develop life skills among students
To develop analytical and creative thinking among students
To develop skills to apply Psychology in different spheres of life
To develop skills to apply Psychology according changing market trends and consumer behavior
As per the University of Mysore regulations from the academic year 2018-19 students have study the following subjects under CBCS scheme. The detailed BA course description for the subject Psychology is as follows.
Apart from regular classroom teaching students have to conduct case studies of developmental disorders or Psychological disorders. Students have to compulsorily complete an online Swayam Course of their choice in every semester. As a research oriented activity students have to carry out project works and they are encouraged to publish research articles in the peer review journals.