Ph D coursework

Courses offered in the second semester (January - May 2018)

C3: Integrated Approaches in Conservation, Environment and Society

Instructor: Sharachchandra Lele (

Co-instructors/Associates: Veena Srinivasan, Nitin Rai, Bejoy K. Thomas

Credits: 3 (48 contact hours in the form of 16 sessions of 3-hours each)

Session time: Monday 9:50am-1pm (starting January 8th, 2018)

C4A: Research Methods in Social Sciences

Instructors: Bejoy K Thomas (coordinator), Siddappa Setty, Shikha Lakhanpal

Credits: 1 credit

Duration: 10 lecture hours + ~25 lab hours

C4B: Philosophy of Science and Natural Science Methods

Instructors: Aravind Madhyastha (Coordinator), R. Ganesan (Co-coordinator), Kartik Shanker, Priyadarsanan Dharma Rajan, Rengaian Ganesan, Soubadra Devy, T. Ganesh

Credits: Two credits

Lectures: Tuesdays (1400-1450) Thursdays (1000-1050)

Field Course: (2-15 May)

C4C: Quantitative Methods

Instructors: Shoibal Chakravarty (coordinator, Som Chattopadhyay, Asmita Sengupta and Jagdish Krishnaswamy

Credits: 2

Lectures: Tuesday and Wednesday (12:00-12:50)

Lab: Thursday (11:00-11:50)