Extension Education and Communication Mangement
 

Dr. (Mrs.) Sushma Kaushik

Head of the Department

01662-255228

Phone No

Mailing Address

Extension Education And Communication Management
College Of Home Science
CCS Haryana Agriculture University, Haryana (India) 125004

Phone No : 01662-255228
Email Id : hod-hsee@hau.ernet.in

Last Updated :- 14-02-2017 03:02:11

 

Department of Extension Education & Communication Management

COHS, CCS HAU, Hisar

List of Journals

S.No.

Name of journal

ISSN No.

NAAS Rating (2016)

Impact Factor

 

  1.  

Asian Journal of Extension Education (Maharashtra Journal of Extension Education), Akola, Maharashtra

 

0971-3115

2.93

-

  1.  

Asian Journal of Home Science,

Hind Agri- Horticultural Society, Muzaffarpur, UP

 

0973-4732

2.98

-

  1.  

Asian Journal of Dairy and Food Research (Journal of Dairying, Foods and

Home Sciences), Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal

 

0971-4456

3.88

 

 

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Extension Education ,     IARI, New Delhi

 

0537-1996

3.26

-

  1.  

Indian Research Journal of Extension Education, Society of Extension Education Agra (UP.)

 

0972-2181

3.92

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Extension Education and Rural

Development (IJEERD), Rajasthan Society of Extension Education, Udaipur

 

0973-1113

4

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Social Research, ALS Publishers, New Delhi

0019-5656

2.79

2.9132

  1.  

International Journal of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Maharajbagh, Nagpur-

 

2319-7188

4.15

-

  1.  

International Journal of Home Science Extension & Communication Management,

Muzaffarnagar-251001 (U.P.) India

 

2348-1099

-

-

  1.  

International Journal of Family and Home Science, ALS Publishers, New Delhi

 

0973-2608

2.92

2.0854

  1.  

Journal of Agricultural Extension Management, MANAGE, Hyderabad

0976-3120

-

-

  1.  

Journal of Communication,  KRE publishers

 

0976-691X

-

-

  1.  

Journal of Communication Studies (Interaction), National Council of Development Communication, 

Varanasi-221005, U.P., India

 

0970-554X 1227

3.45

-

  1.  

Journal of Community Mobilization and Sustainable Development, New Delhi

 

2230-9047

3.46

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Education, Orissa Society of Extension Education,  OUAT, Bhubaneswar

 

0976-8246

2.42

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Education, Society of Extension Education

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Coimbatore

 

0971-3123

2.83

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Systems, Dr. O. S. Verma, C-25/2,

Kendriya Vihar, Sector-38, Nerul (West), Navi Mumbai – 400 706

 

J181 0970-2989

3.58

-

  1.  

Journal of Human Ecology, ,  KRE publishers 

 

J223 0970-9274

4.12

1.629

  1.  

Journal of Social Sciences, ,  KRE publishers

 

J381 0971-8923

2.70

0.606

  1.  

Journal of Tribes and Tribals,  KRE publishers

 

0972-639X

 

-

  1.  

Journal of Rural Development

J375 0970-3357

3.09

-

  1.  

Rajasthan Journal of Extension Education, Rajasthan Society of Extension

Education, Udaipur (Rajasthan)

 

0973-1113

 

-

  1.  

Studies on Home and Community Science

 

0973-7189

2.08

-

  1.  

Family Ecology

-

-

-

  1.  

Annals of Agri Bio Research, Agri Bio Publishers, India

0973-96660

2.91

-

  1.  

Agricultural Science Digest, Agricultural Research Communication Center, Karnal

 

0253- 150X

3.88

-

  1.  

Annals of Biology, Agri Bio Publishers, India

 

0970-0153

2.98

-

  1.  

Indian journal of Economics and Development, PAU Ludhiana

 

-

4.01

-

  1.  

International journal of Humanities and Social Science

 

2278-4810

3.19

-

  1.  

Madras Agricultural Journal, The Madras Agricultural Students Union

 

0024-9602

3.98

-

  1.  

The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension

 

Print- 1389-224X

Online – 1750- 8622

4.1

-

  1.  

International journal of science and research

 

ISSN- (O)- 2319-7064 

-

6.39

  1.  

International journal of innovative research in science, engineering and technology

 

ISSN-(O)- 2319-8753  

ISSN (P)- 2347-6710

-

6.209

  1.  

International Academy of science, engineering and technology

ISSN- (O)- 2319-393X  ISSN (P)- 2319-3948 

-

3.1936

  1.  

Journal of research, HAU Hisar

 

-

-

-

  1.  

International Journal of Recent Scientific Research
 

ISSN:0976-3031

 

5.971

  1.  

International Journal of Social Science and Interdisciplinary Research (IJSSIR)

ISSN 2277 3630

 

3.503

  1.  

Agricultural Rural Development, Jakraya Publisher

-

-

-

  1.  

TMIMT, International Journal

2348-988X

-

-

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Head of Department

 

Department of Extension Education & Communication Management

COHS, CCS HAU, Hisar

List of Journals

S.No.

Name of journal

ISSN No.

NAAS Rating (2016)

Impact Factor

 

  1.  

Asian Journal of Extension Education (Maharashtra Journal of Extension Education), Akola, Maharashtra

 

0971-3115

2.93

-

  1.  

Asian Journal of Home Science,

Hind Agri- Horticultural Society, Muzaffarpur, UP

 

0973-4732

2.98

-

  1.  

Asian Journal of Dairy and Food Research (Journal of Dairying, Foods and

Home Sciences), Agricultural Research Communication Centre, Karnal

 

0971-4456

3.88

 

 

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Extension Education ,     IARI, New Delhi

 

0537-1996

3.26

-

  1.  

Indian Research Journal of Extension Education, Society of Extension Education Agra (UP.)

 

0972-2181

3.92

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Extension Education and Rural

Development (IJEERD), Rajasthan Society of Extension Education, Udaipur

 

0973-1113

4

-

  1.  

Indian Journal of Social Research, ALS Publishers, New Delhi

0019-5656

2.79

2.9132

  1.  

International Journal of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Maharajbagh, Nagpur-

 

2319-7188

4.15

-

  1.  

International Journal of Home Science Extension & Communication Management,

Muzaffarnagar-251001 (U.P.) India

 

2348-1099

-

-

  1.  

International Journal of Family and Home Science, ALS Publishers, New Delhi

 

0973-2608

2.92

2.0854

  1.  

Journal of Agricultural Extension Management, MANAGE, Hyderabad

0976-3120

-

-

  1.  

Journal of Communication,  KRE publishers

 

0976-691X

-

-

  1.  

Journal of Communication Studies (Interaction), National Council of Development Communication, 

Varanasi-221005, U.P., India

 

0970-554X 1227

3.45

-

  1.  

Journal of Community Mobilization and Sustainable Development, New Delhi

 

2230-9047

3.46

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Education, Orissa Society of Extension Education,  OUAT, Bhubaneswar

 

0976-8246

2.42

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Education, Society of Extension Education

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Coimbatore

 

0971-3123

2.83

-

  1.  

Journal of Extension Systems, Dr. O. S. Verma, C-25/2,

Kendriya Vihar, Sector-38, Nerul (West), Navi Mumbai – 400 706

 

J181 0970-2989

3.58

-

  1.  

Journal of Human Ecology, ,  KRE publishers 

 

J223 0970-9274

4.12

1.629

  1.  

Journal of Social Sciences, ,  KRE publishers

 

J381 0971-8923

2.70

0.606

  1.  

Journal of Tribes and Tribals,  KRE publishers

 

0972-639X

 

-

  1.  

Journal of Rural Development

J375 0970-3357

3.09

-

  1.  

Rajasthan Journal of Extension Education, Rajasthan Society of Extension

Education, Udaipur (Rajasthan)

 

0973-1113

 

-

  1.  

Studies on Home and Community Science

 

0973-7189

2.08

-

  1.  

Family Ecology

-

-

-

  1.  

Annals of Agri Bio Research, Agri Bio Publishers, India

0973-96660

2.91

-

  1.  

Agricultural Science Digest, Agricultural Research Communication Center, Karnal

 

0253- 150X

3.88

-

  1.  

Annals of Biology, Agri Bio Publishers, India

 

0970-0153

2.98

-

  1.  

Indian journal of Economics and Development, PAU Ludhiana

 

-

4.01

-

  1.  

International journal of Humanities and Social Science

 

2278-4810

3.19

-

  1.  

Madras Agricultural Journal, The Madras Agricultural Students Union

 

0024-9602

3.98

-

  1.  

The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension

 

Print- 1389-224X

Online – 1750- 8622

4.1

-

  1.  

International journal of science and research

 

ISSN- (O)- 2319-7064 

-

6.39

  1.  

International journal of innovative research in science, engineering and technology

 

ISSN-(O)- 2319-8753  

ISSN (P)- 2347-6710

-

6.209

  1.  

International Academy of science, engineering and technology

ISSN- (O)- 2319-393X  ISSN (P)- 2319-3948 

-

3.1936

  1.  

Journal of research, HAU Hisar

 

-

-

-

  1.  

International Journal of Recent Scientific Research
 

ISSN:0976-3031

 

5.971

  1.  

International Journal of Social Science and Interdisciplinary Research (IJSSIR)

ISSN 2277 3630

 

3.503

  1.  

Agricultural Rural Development, Jakraya Publisher

-

-

-

  1.  

TMIMT, International Journal

2348-988X

-

-

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                        Head of Department

The Department of Home Science Extension Education was formally established in the year 1983 and renamed as Extension Education and Communication Management in the year 2010.  The department started M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes in 1979 and 1986 respectively. So far 180  M.Sc. and  56  Ph.D. students have passed out from the department.  Besides offering courses on communication, programme planning and evaluation, entrepreneurship, instructional technology, training and research management, the department offers professional elective course in Information technology and communication management.

            Cent per cent faculty in the department is Ph. D and majority of them have international exposure. More than 20 books, 500 research papers and 45 manuals have been published by the faculty since inception. Three faculty members ( Dr. Indu Grover, Dr. S.K. Varma and Dr. Manju Dahiya have received Commonwealth Fellowship for Ph.D/ Post doctorate. Dr Indu Grover and Dr Lali Yadav received ICAR Outstanding Tearcher Award, while Dr Indu Grover also received ICAR Outstanding Extension Scientist Award. She and Dr S. Verma were also conferred Fellow Award by Indian Society of Extension Education. Dr Nishi Sethi and Dr. Sushma Kaushik and Dr.S.K.Varma received ICAR sponsored Best Teacher Award, COHS, CCSHAU. 

            The department has organized 5 summer/winter schools and many workshops and conferences. The faculty of the department is actively involved in organizing various refresher courses organized by AAREM and other agencies.  The department contributes significantly in training field functionaries and rural women to acquire the latest know-how by organizing short term trainings on income generating activities, improved home and farm practices through research schemes and UG and PG students for field functionaries, members of self help groups and rural women in different villages of Haryana state.

            The major research thrust of the department is : Technology testing and refinement, testing efficacy of different extension methods for dissemination of tested viable technologies, capacity building of women, preparation of data base, development and testing of media packages, indigenous knowledge in the area of home,farm and animal husbandry,monitoring and evaluation of ongoing development programme gender issues, impact assessment of improved household technology. Thus the Home Science Extension has developed through researches, a comprehensive knowledge in various fields related to the development of rural women.

            The department also involved in developing resource material for information in the form of slides, video cassette, audio cassettes, compact discs, booklets, bulletins and other extension literature. During the year 2008-09, ICAR allotted 88 lacs for Experiential Learning project to the department. Under the project, Video and Print Studios have been established for providing hands on training on designing and production of instructional material.                

The focus of extension activities is on developing and strengthening horizontal and vertical linkages among various institutions and organizations working for the welfare of rural women in different areas of Home Science.

Objectives of the Department

  1. To create appreciation of rural life, its problems and finding out ways for improvement of rural home living.
  2. To disseminate knowledge of appropriate science and technology and appropriate communication and demonstration skills.
  3. Prepare teachers, extension workers, research scientists and professionals in communication, journalism, social marketing and programme management.
  4. To develop ability and skill among students to undertake vocations in various agencies like NGOs, Print and Electronic Media etc.

Academic Programme-- Admission Capacity

M.Sc. = 7 (5+2 ICAR)
Ph.D. = 3

v   Multimedia lab for recording & editing.

 

v   Audio- Visual  Aid Lab for UG teaching 

 

v   Print Journalism Lab

 

v   Video studio for video production.

Completed research projects:

  • 20-point programme of Prime Minister of India. Development of health nutrition, functional education and introduction to appropriate technology in Hisar District. State Funded
  • 20-point programme of Prime Minister of India. Study on health, education and income generation level of backward class families of HaryanaState Funded
  • An evaluation of information input through radio and interpersonal communication. UNICEF funded
  • Status of women package of media for non-formal education of women and girls. UNICEF and Directorate of Adult Education funded.
  • Action research on the acceptance of post-harvest technology among rural women of Haryana.ICAR funded.
  • Monitoring of special components of ICDS project in selected block of Haryana. NIPCCD funded.
  • Development of women and children in rural areas. State funded.
  • Acceptability of energy saving household technologies by rural women - An action research. Deptt. of Science and Technology,Govt. of India, New Delhi.
  • Study on production and evaluation of software material in Home Science for rural clientele. ICAR funded.
  • PG diploma in Gender and Development through distance education. (British Council scheme)
  • Empowerment of Women in Agriculture. NATP - ICAR funded.
  • Approaches to engendering Agricultural Research and Extension -Networking Mode gender mainstreaming. ICAR funded.
  • Target Oriented Message designing in various areas of home sciences and allied areas and dissemination with social marketing Strategy. State funded
  • Capacity building of farm women in diversified agriculture. State funded.
  • Public Private Partnership for Gender mainstreaming in agriculture.ICAR funded
  • Strengthening of extension education programme/renovation of state financed KVKs. State funded.
  • Establishment of Studio Lab. for designing and production of instructional materialICAR funded
  • Empowerment of rural women through value addition & post harvest interventions. State funded. (RKVY)
State Schemes: Action research on capacity building of farm women through technological interventions.(1981) 2880/c(a) EECM-2 plan Ag. OBJECTIVES:

   Empowering rural women through entrepreneurial activities. C(a)HSEE-1-Plan (Agri):  2007-2008

   2688 C(a)EECM-I-Plan (Agri)

 OBJECTIVES: 

ICAR FUNDED RESEARCH SCHEMES 

All India Coordinated Research Project on Home Science. C(b)COHS-5-ICAR . 1996

OBJECTIVES:

●   Generate database on gender perspectives with reference to roles, responsibilities, resources, constraints and opportunities on access to and  control over resources within the boundaries of farm and household systems.

●     Empowerment of farm women to conserve natural resources and develop linkages with Government and Non Government organizations. 

 TEACHING SCHEME

Capacity building of scheduled caste women through developmental messages.

1.      To sensitize and motivate S.C. communities about developmental issues

2.      Organize need-based income generating and capacity building trainings for SC women (Need assessment has already been completed).

3.      To find out adoption level of already delivered development messages

4.      To identify key communicators and to provide training on leadership to them for creating knowledge work in selected villages.

5.      Provide back up support in availing credit and other facilities.

 


 

 

  • To impact need based training on farm and home practices using different extension methods and approaches.
  • To assess comparative effectiveness of extension methods /approaches.
  • Field testing and refinement of technologies generated by technical departments.
    • To study the feasibility of agricultural and allied enterprises for rural women.
    • To impart skilled training in selected enterprises for rural women thrift groups.
    • To assess the impact of training on women's empowerment.
  • Technology assessment, refinement and transfer.
  • Evaluation and impact assessment of developmental programmes/projects/ trainings.
  • Media development, standardization and effectiveness.
  • Communication, adoption and diffusion of farm and homestead technologies.
  • Gender and women studies.
  • Effectiveness of different extension methods/approaches for transfer of technology.
  • Capacity building and empowerment of women.

Providing technical support to District Extension Specialists (Home Science) of all the KVKs 
in the form of FLDs, OFTs and related inputs.

  • Organising village level training programmes for field functionaries and rural women
  • Establishing linkages with other development agencies.
  • Celebrating various days like   International women day, International literacy day, Women's Equality day, women in agriculture day etc.
  • Organising awareness compaigns
  • Participation in Kisan melas and fairs

# Image Name Designation Specialization Details
1 Dr. (Mrs.) Sushma Kaushik Professor - Details
2 Rita Goel Professor - Details
3 Dr. Seema Rani Professor Communicationn Management Details
4 Dr. (Mrs.) Manju Dahiya Principal Scientist Training, communication and Media Details
5 Dr.(Mrs.) Vandana V. Trar Assistant Professor (Stage-II) - Details
6 Dr. Ella Rani Assistant Scientist - Details
7 Dr. Candy Tondon Research Associate AICRP - Details

# Image Name Designation Qualification Phone Email
1 Mr.Abhay Singh Yadav Assistant - 01662-255228 -
2 Mrs. Meena Kumari SSS - 01662-255228 -
3 Sultan Singh Project Operator - 01662-255228 -
4 Rajinder Singh Lab Assistant - 01662-255228 -
5 Vijay Khokhar DRA -- 01662-255228 -
6 Sobran Singh Messenger - 01662-255228 -
7 Bir Singh Beldar - 01662-255228 -
8 Mrs. Mukesh Kumari Attendant - 01662-255228 -