ALLAMAIQBAL OPEN UNIVERSITY
Level: PGD/M.Sc Mass Communication
Paper: Basic Concepts in Social Sciences – II (5638)
Semester: Spring, 2012
Maximum Marks: 100 Pass Marks: 40
Time Allowed: 03 hours
ATTEMPT ANY FIVE QUESTIONS. ALL CARRY EQUAL MARKS.
1.Define social psychology. Discuss symbolic-interaction theory.
2.What does socialization mean? Briefly explain the theories of socialization.
3.What is conformity? What are the various types of conformity?
4.Discuss the characteristics of source, message and audience in the process of attitude change.
5.Explain the concept of “sovereignty” in Islamie perspectives.
6.Discuss the functions and powers of judiciary in a modern democratic state.
7.Write short notes on the following:
ii)Advantages of two party system