Career & Scope of World History-Core Topics, Degrees, Benefits & Jobs

Career & Scope of World History-Core Topics, Degrees, Benefits & Jobs

World History- Introduction, Core Subjects, Benefits, Jobs Career & Scope in Pakistan & Abroad
World history subject has been introduced very late in Pakistan. If you want to become a true historian then study world history as it will widen your vision about history. You will be able to understand the dynamics of local history in the light of global circumstances of the past. Its a ideal option for those who want to study history objectively with open mind. This field of studies will make you a researcher too.

Career & Scope of World History-Core Topics, Degrees, Benefits & Jobs

Career & Scope of World History-Core Topics, Degrees, Benefits & Jobs

You will be introduced to chronological, cultural and intellectual past of the world nations and countries. You will also be able to link the past of different nations of the world and to analyze the role of ancient civilizations in shaping the our present world. Students are given information about not only the political events of the past but also about intellectual, ideological and cultural developments of different nations in the past. Some universities have launched 4 years BS World History degree in Pakistan. This degree will also help you a lot in the preparation of competitive exams like CSS, PMS and PCS.

Core Topics & Subjects in World History
Following core topics or subjects are taught in BS program.
Philosophy of History
Logical Reasoning
International Relations
Islamic History
Computer Applications in History
Research Methods
Ancient Civilizations
Medieval Society and Culture
History of Art and Architecture
History of Science
History of Thought/Ideas
Intellectual and Cultural History of Muslim Spain
European History
State and Society in Muslim India
History of Seljuqs and Ottomans
Social Movements of Past
Africa-Colonialism and Independence
Modern Middle East
Modern Central Asia
Modern Southeast Asia
History of America
History of Gender Discourse
History of Islamic Art and Architecture
Constitutional Development in South Asia
Archaeology
Project/Thesis

Benefits
1-World history is a new subject in Pakistan and you can become pioneer in this field.
2-You will be able to get the job of lecturer of following subjects.
European, American , Islamic & Indo Pak History
International Relations
Political Science/Civics
Pakistan Studies etc
3-This subject will help you a lot in all kinds of recruitment tests and interviews.
4-You will be capable to understand the different paradigms of world history and contemporary world.
5-This subject will inculcate the abilities of critical thinking, intensive historical writing, research and analytical reasoning skills among the students.

Career & Scope
Employment Areas
You may try to get job in any of these areas.
Universities
Colleges
Archaeology Department
Museums
Research Institutes
Media
Government Offices
Schools
Publishing Houses

Job Types
You will be able to get following kinds of jobs.
Historian
Lecturer
Subject Specialist
Archaeologist
Archivist
Curator
Researcher
Tourist Guide
Preserver
Feature Writer or Journalist
Historic Fiction Writer
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