B.Sc. (Human Development)

Objective

The Human Development is committed to improve the Quality of Life by discovering, integrating, applying and disseminating knowledge about life span, relationships, families and communication, all in their larger social context. The department offers a wide range of innovative learning opportunities designed to engage students in all type of educational and other settings. Through hands on experience working with individuals and group of ages. Students can gain an in depth understanding of Human Development at all levels. Human Development Graduates possess the professional skills and experience that make them uniquely qualified to succeed in a range of career paths and to enhance Human Potential across the life span.

Program Information

  • Profile

    Faculty Members:

    • Dr. Kirti Pathak, M.Sc., M.Phil, PhD.
    • Dr. Rashmi Vyavaharkar, M.Sc., M.Phil, PhD
    • Mrs. Alka Pant, M.Sc., MPhil
    • Ms. Chetna Ajmera, M.Sc.- Incharge : Experimental Prangan Nursery School

     

  • Subjects Offered

    • Curriculum Planning for Children
    • Children with Special Needs
    • Management of Centres
    • Working with Parents
    • Adulthood & Aging
    • Child Psychology
    • Internship
    • Child Youth & Development
    • Basics of Guidance
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Internship, field work and Family Childhood Practicals
  • INTERNSHIP & PLACEMENTS

    Urban:

    • Save the child, Bandra  (East)
    • Children toy library
    • Mobile Crèches, Wadala
    • Ashray, Bandra (West)
    • Prangan experimental nursery school, Department of Human Development
    • Prangan Nursery & Day Care Centre, Bandra (East)
    • Little Flowers Nursery School (Parel)
    • Visit to different management centres   -  NASEOH, Bal Bhavan, Spastics Soceity, Akshara Ashray, YWCA
    • Shradhanand Mahila Ashram, Matunga
    • Deaf & Dumb School, Wadala
    • Kamala Mehta School for the Blind
    • Anandi School for autism, Vile Parle

    Rural:

    • Quest, Sonale (Tal. Wada)
    • Rural Community Development Centre, Talasari
    • Rural Development Centre, Udwada
    • SOS Village Balgram, Lonavala
  • FUTURE PROSPECTS

    Empowerment through

    Shiksha                             Swasthya

    Swavlamban                      Samajik Nyay

    Samvedana                       Samanta

    Prospects in Jobs & Careers

    • Masters Program – Human Development, Early Childhood Education & Extension Education
    • MA in Counseling, Masters in Social Work
    • EC Educators & Administrators in School
    • Opening Day Care Centres
    • Research Assistance in NGO's
    • Special Educators
    • Computer Programmers
    • Designing Children's books & Songs
    • Creativity & Story telling Classes
    • Designing Teaching Aid

    Organisational Services

    • Consultants                            
    • Child Care                              
    • Teacher Trainers
    • Project Officers
  • COLLABORATION

    COLLABORATION WITH DIFFERENT NGO'S:

    • Quality Education Support Trust (QUEST), Wada
    • Lions Club of Sion
    • Rotary Club of Bombay Uptown
    • Stree Mukti Sanghathana
    • Shradhanand Mahila Ashram
    • Talasari (Rural Community Development Centre)
  • FELICITATION

    2014-2015

    • Dr. Rashmi Vyavaharkar and Mrs. Alka Pant was felicitated by Shraddhanand Mahilashram, Matunga on the occasion of Teachers day

    2015-2016

    • Dr. Kirti Pathak was felicitated by Shraddhanand Mahilashram, Matunga on the occasion of Teachers day

    FELICITATION OF ALUMNI

    • Mrs. Julie Dhanesha  for the year 2011-2012
    • Ms. Charmi Savla for the year 2014-2015
  • UNIQUE FEATURES

    • BALMELA
    • CRECHE BALWADI TEACHERS TRAINING COURSE
    • PREMARITAL COUNSELING SEMINAR
    • PARTICIPANT PRESENTING HER EXPERIENCE