HOME AND HEALTH SCIENCES DETAILS
 HOME AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Name :
HOME AND HEALTH SCIENCES
Establishment :
1981 
Introduction :
Pakistan is a developing country and it is need of the hour to improve standard of education in all the disciplines especially in Science, and Technology in order to face the challenges of the 21st century. The Department was established in 1981. During last 33 years the Department has developed a range of professional programs in Health, Nutrition, Environmental Design and Home Economics. The teaching/research laboratories for the Environmental Design and Food and Nutrition programs are now operational to provide a comprehensive environment for imparting practical training at the main campus. 
Objectives :
1. To prepare learners for the career related disciplines considering the professional interests of individuals in the areas of Environmental Design, Health, Home Economics, Nutrition, and Dietetics etc. 2. To prepare the individuals/professionals for the development and up gradation of community & environment. 3. To enable the individual to integrate and apply knowledge and skills of Environmental Design. Food and Nutrition & Home Economics, for future studies. 
Future Plans :
Ph.D. in Sustainable Environmental Design & M.Sc. in Sustainable Environmental Design  
Academic Facilities :
- Resource room for research students - Internet facility -Data base of Abstracts of Research Thesis successfully defended -Papers published in National and International Journals -Access to Pakistan educational network (Pern). -Web learning facility - Limited study material available on CD's to support the prescribed text.  
Postal Address :
Block No: 6, Department of Home and Health Sciences, AIOU, Islamabad. 
Phone :
051-9250063, 051-9057742
Email :
hhsci@aiou.edu.pk, anjums41@hotmail.com
Staff Members :
Staff Members Detail
Website:
www.aiou.edu.pk
Programmes:
M.Sc. Comunity Health and Nutrition
M.Sc. Environmental Design
M.Phil Food and Nutrition
Ph.D. Food and Nutrition
B.Sc. (Vision Sceinces)
B.Sc.(Hons) in Vision Sciences
Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics for Dieticians
Post Graduate Diploma in Nutrition
Higher Secondary School Certificate (F.Sc. Family and Community Health)
Higher Secondary School Certificate (F.Sc. Home Economics)
Secondary School Certificate ( Home Economics Group)
Ph.D. Food and Nutrition (Direct)
M.S. Community Health & Nutrition
 
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