GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE, PUTTUR

Narayanavanam Road, Puttur, Chittoor (Dt), A.P.- 517583

Email: puttoor.jkc@gmail.com, Phone: 08577-221580




DEPARTMENT OF History PROFILE Established : 1983



Programmes Offered

 

Programmme

Programme Name

Group/Subject




UG



B.A (HEP)

& B.A (CA)


History , Economics, Political Science

History , Economics, Computer Applications

CBCS system is followed for all UG/PG programmes

Programme wise Student Profile (Current year data)

 

 

Programme


Name of the Group

Students enrolled



Total

Male

Female


B.A (HEP)

& B.A (CA)

History , Economics, Political Science

47

21

68

History , Economics, Computer Applications

52

16

68

Grand Total


99

47

136

Teaching posts and Non-Teaching Posts

 

Post

Sanctioned

Filled

Teaching posts

01

Contract Lectuer working

Programme wise Student – Teacher ratio

 

S.No.

Programme

Student teacher ratio

1

BA.(History , Economics, Political Science)

68:1

2

B.A.(History , Economics, Computer Applications)

68:1

Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning

 

  • Class room teaching
  • Power point presentations
  • Class Seminars
  • Group Discussions
  •  Quiz programmes
  • Guest lecturers
  • Study projects
Details of Infrastructural Facilities

 

  •  Departmental  Library  consists of 35  Books (Reference Books)
  • Internet facilities for Staff & Students.
  • ICT facility: Virtual Class Room , Digital Class Rooms Available

SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans

Strengths

 

  • Efficient & Experienced  Faculty with   Good Skills
  • Consistent good pass percentage.

Weaknesses

 

  • The socio-economic background of many of the students
  • Most of the students are of first generation
  • Poor communication skills in English.

Opportunities

 

  • Improving enrolment
  • Improving the optimum usage of ICT in teaching learning
  • Exploring the starting of new Job-oriented courses

Challenges

 

  • Sustaining quality along with access
  • More placements
  • Generation of resources  for research facilities in the department

Future Plans

 

  • To start multidisciplinary job oriented courses