DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY
Department of history was started at Cauvery college Gonikoppal in the year 1968. Prof. Ganapathy was the head of the department and Sri A.K. Bose worked as a lecture in the department of history. Prof. Ganapathy was transferred to women’s college in the year 1989 and Smt. Geetha P.C. who was a lecture in Cauvery Women’s College transferred to Cauvery College Gonikoppal. From 12th August 1989 Prof. A K. Bose transferred to Kavery women’s college and Prof. C.K. Ganapathy was once again transferred to Cauvery college Gonikoppal.
Since then Sri. A .K. Bose served as the head of the department till 2003 - 2004. But now after the retirement Sri A. K. Bose , Smt. P. C. Geetha served as the head of the department till may-2016 .Smt.P.C. Meenaxi is appointed as a part time lecture in 2004 ,Smt. Kavery appointed as a part time lecture.
After the retirement of Smt. P C Geetha , Smt. Meenaxi serving as senior lecture of the department and Miss. Seema M. C. appointed as a lecturer, department of history from 4 July 2016 & serving as the head of the department. Present Student strength is 200 and the results are good.
VISSION AND MISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT
“ What Memory Is To Man,
History Is To Mankind ”
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DEPARTMENT
The department is one of the oldest department in our college. It is introduced in 1968 itself. I am happy to say that our subject history is a much sought after subject in our College. Those who complete B.A. with history can take up any competitive exams and they can be recruited either in the administrative field or they can either continue their masters Degree, they can take up research work. Even they can opt B.Ed and join High school teaching etc. thus history subject has wider job opportunities. Our student Mr. Shivadas working as a lecturer in Polibetta college. Many students are working outside Kodagu they have opted better placements. Iam happy to announce that the strength of our department is increasing year to year.
Two of our students have joined Indian Army and they are dedicated to the nation.
HEP, HEK,H Eng P,HEG are the usual combination in our college.Those
Who opt these combinations they can take up any master degree courses & also can opt Social Service, even continue their studies in the field like MSW ,it has much wider horizons of job opportunities.
History is a subject of study helps the pupils to know about our nation our cultural heritage . It enables students to know the past of India Elaborately.
Faculty of History department
Miss. Seema M.C
Teaching Experience : 2 Years.
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Teaching Experience : 13 Years.