BSc. PSYCHOLOGY - NEW COURSE TO BEGIN AT DON BSOCO COLLEGE THIS YEAR
The Calicut university has recommended for the approval of BSc. Psychology to commence from this year onwards at Don Bosco College, Sulthan Bathery. The recommendation for the new course is based on the report of the Inspection committee assigned by the University. The initial intake is 24 seats. This year, once the affiliation process is over, the college can admit students to all the 24 seats under Management Quota. Being a new course, the University normally do not include it in the courses under allotment. Therefore the list of courses under Don Bosco College, Sulthan Bathery given in the University site will not have B.Sc Psychology in it.
Currently, Don Bosco College will be the only college offering B.Sc Psychology in Wayanad district.
COVID-19 HELPING HAND
When the whole state went into lockdown in March due to the onset of Covid-19, the
college sprang into action to harness and distribute help to vulnerable sections of
people around the college. The college identified 50 deserving families and
distributed food items worth 50000/-. The college was assisted by the Don Bosco
Development office- Bangalore (BREADS).
ONLINE CLASSES ON THE PROGRESS
Due to Covid-19 situation and the difficulty for students to attend classes in the
college, following the instructions by the Government and University the College
began to offer Online classes to all the students from the beginning of June itself.
The teachers were given special training in handling classes using various online
platforms: Currently the teachers use Moodle, Google-meet, Google classrooms, and
Youtube. Parent Teachers Association meeting too was conducted mainly to inform
and instruct the parents about the new mode of learning and how they need to
facilitate their wards and to take seriously the online classes.
The College assess and evaluate the conduct of the Online classes by holding
weekly appraisal and recording of progress.
ADMISSIONS TO MANAGEMENT SEATS STARTED
The College has opened admission process for the Management seats both for all the
UG and PG programs of the college. Candidates wishing to join for courses can
contact College Office or the Principal and get more details regarding booking your
seats. However, that actual admissions will begin only as per the notifications issued
by the University. Office No:04936 223017, Principal 9744981233. The application
forms can be submitted also online from College Website.
NEWLY CONSTRUCTED DRINKING WATER POND
Foreseeing the future problems with regard to drinking water, the College has
constructed a new pond for Drinking water. The construction work started in the
month of March and after a short break due to Lockdown the pond was completed in
the beginning of July. This pond provides good drinking water and hopes to meet all
the future requirements fresh and good water.