The various disciplines in the management and social science study human behaviour from their special standpoint. However, being a dynamic area of study, there are different standpoints which constitute the various disciplines in the Management and Social Sciences which we belief that adequate training in these discipline will develop the mind, impart both theoretical and practical knowledge on the individual students, develop self-confidence, help to innovate and self-reliant in the field.
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(i) The need to describe, explain, predict human behaviour and the socio-cultural environment;
(ii) The need to avoid unnecessary human biases as well as the trial and error approach to social problems through the formulation of appropriate hypotheses and theories of Social Science
(iii) The need to raise our consciousness in public socio-economic and other national policies;
(iv) The need to provide basic knowledge and skill needed for the understanding and analysis of problems related to the management and administration of industrial, commercial, public and other human organisations;
(v) The need to equip students with knowledge and skills of decision making; especially the analytical skills needed for recognising, defining and solving problems; and
(vi) The need to develop in students, leadership and interpersonal relations skills in management.
The Department of History and International Studies teaches the study of history and world affairs, in the context of the University’s philosophy of integration of faith and learning, to inculcate in the future leaders a sense of judgment and discernment in the management of human affairs.
Note: To achieve these objectives, the Department draws on the expertise of relevant disciplines in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Natural Sciences to explain the historical forces and developments with which they deal.
The Languages and Literary Studies department’s philosophy is premised on our firm resolve to produce well-rounded graduates in language and literature with a strong desire to make a significant mark in the larger society through their knowledge, consciousness of God and service to humanity.
A department that trains mass communication professionals who are mindful of their ethical responsibilities and the developmental challenges of developing countries, and to produce professionals who are able to creatively harness contemporary information technology devices to facilitate national and international development.
A Department that trains students to acquire knowledge, this will serve as tools to provide solutions to various social and economic problems in the society both nationally and internationally.
The Philosophy of the Department of Business Administration is to prepare both men and women for professional careers in business and related disciplines by providing basic programmes in the numerous areas suited to entrepreneurship, the needs of the industrial sector, and the requirements of the society at large, within the context of high ethical standard and intellectual culture and to ensure ethical standards in behavior.
The philosophy of the Accounting programme is to fortify the intellectual capacity of students in the accounting discipline with high ethical standard and intellectual freedom so as to train them with adequate knowledge needed for an understanding and analysis of the issues in the private and public sector of Nigerian economy, while developing entrepreneurial spirit to create employment and add value to the global economy as a whole.