Prof. Dr. Nasreen Afzal
The department of History established
in 1953 is one of the oldest departments of Karachi University which
is proud of having world renowned scholars such as Dr. Mahmood Hussain,
Dr. Riazul Islam, Dr. M.H. Siddiqui and many more as its faculty members.
Teaching & Assessment
Every course is a 3 credit hour course.
Teaching methodology is based on historical accounts, primary and
secondary sources and visits to historical sites and Archives of
various institutions. Classroom teaching is interactive and supported
by seminar discussions, extension lectures by esteemed scholars. Our
teaching approach is analytical unbiased and we encourage students to
examine the historical events in global perspective. Our main emphasis
is on developing historical research writing. We also offer noncredit
courses in various languages as per requirement.
Assessment Scheme: Mid-term,
assignments research projects and terminal test