Department of History at a Glance
Profile of History 2015-16
Knowledge has many froms like Science, Arts and Social Science. History the discipline specialising in under standing the part, it self is an enterprise of knowledge. History acquires an important place became other enterprise of knowledge, like science and philosophy also constitute is subject matter.
Bertard Russel, (1872- 1970) great philosopher thought history cures short writer by exposing us beyond our times Russel wanted history to be read by all and not only by the historians.
Amartya Sen (1933) argues public intereb in History on basically due to three reasons. Firstly, there can be a simple curiosity about knowing past. Secondly says Sen, there can be practical reason to know the part. We may study history to learn from blunders committed in the part. Thirdly, history in put to the service of constructing searching modern identities.
The 20th century was a bad time to history. Its started with the materialist need and technological advanced. Francis Fukuyama spoke about ‘the end of history’ but he did not mean to give it the death sentence. In 2002, fukuyama realized his opinion on declared ” I here can be no and of history without an end of modern natural science on technology. In keeping with the new trend in Social Science, History has became inter disciplinary.
In the year, 1986, History on parts Subject was opened in the college in view of increasing need and demand of students, honours in history was opened in 1992-93. History an elective subject in +3 level has been introduced from the academic session 2002-03 with the modification 1 Degree Syllabus 1 Utkal University and the U.G.C guideline.
The Admission Committee select the Hons. students after personal counselling of the students in the basis of +2 examination results.
Vision of the Deptt.
The Deptt. has some vision to make the student enlighter regarding the scientific learning of Regional and National History.
- To acquire knowledge, information regarding Indian Culture and Civilization.
- To enhance outlook of the puplils by study tours, arranging seminar (Deparmental /National label), Group Discussion, Remedial classes.
We faculty members of the Deptt. prepare the lesson plan and progress register as per the syllabus.
- Remedial classes were taken for slow learner.
- Induction meeting for new comers.
- Holding of Welcome, Farewell ceremony, Ganesh Puja, Saraswati Puja, Study tours etc.
- Regular assessment of Honours students.
Technical Learning ffacility
The Deptt. Consist of four faculty members.The members of the Deptt. are Sri Nrusingha Ch. Tripathy, Sri Chitta ranjan Sahu, Sri Bharat Bhusan Sahoo, Smt. Kabita Sahoo.
The Student Srents of the Deptt. in hHnours level in 54 to 70 in pass, elective level respectively.