This course will educate the students at large, the law,rules,regulations related to daily life.Students will learn how to behave and ensure order,predictability and security in some basic fields of life.This course is designed to aware the basic rights and obligations to make the civic. This course will develop basic necessary knowledge, skills and attitude for legal awareness among the students. To enlighten the basic principles and rules regarding basic Fundamental Rights of citizen as provided in The Constitution of Pakaitsan 1973, Human Rights Laws,Consumer Ptotections Laws,Environmemtal Laws, and Women Protection Laws in order to gain insight into law and legal system.It will provide basic acquaintance to legal principles and will advance social justice. Moreoveer,it will impart light on corners of life that will make the student more vibrant, civilized and law abiding citizens.

Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of the Course student should be able to know about:

  • Students will be able to learn and understand the basic fundamental rights as provided by The Constitution of Pakistan 1973.
  • Behaving more intelligently being a consumer of commodities as well as services.
  • They will understand the basic human rights in  national and international scenario.
  • They will be able to learn how environment can be kept more clean and penalties on the violation.
  • They will be aware of the women protection laws and consequences of harassment of women.

Text Books:.

  1. Rizvi,R.S.Constitutional Law of Pakistan (2nd ed). Lahore: Vanguard Books, 2005.
  2. The Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 (Amended up-to-date)
  3. The Punjab Consumer Protection Act,2005
  4. The Women Protection Act,2006 
  5. K̲h̲ān, Ẓ. (2007). Human rights: Theory and practice. Pakistan Law House.

Class Timings: BS Sociology Session 2020-24


Assesment Criteria:

Sessional: 20 [Assignments (05) Presentations (05) Quiz (05) Attendance (05)]

Mid Term : 30

Final Term: 50


Course Material