IGNOU School of Extension and Development Studies (SOEDS) has launched Master of Arts (Population and Family Health Studies) (MAPFHS).
As per IGNOU notice, the programme Master of Arts (Population and Family Health Studies) (MAPFHS) will be offered though ODL mode from January, 2024 session. Any graduate can enrol for the programme the duration will be minimum two years and maximum four years.
The candidates will have to pay a course fee of Rs 12,000 for two years. The programme offers total credit of 80 and the study materials will be provided both in print and digital. The expected enrolment is 500 per cycle.
Title of the Course- First Year
Introduction to Population Studies
Population Theories, Policies and Programmes
Social Groups and Family Health
Population and Development: Issues and Challenges
Research Methodology in Population and Family Health Studies
Title of the Course- Second Year
Diaspora and Transnational Communities
Women in the Economy Gender and Society Ecology,
Environment and Urban Development
Public Health and Nutrition
Urbanization and Urban Development Challenges