Integrated Personality Development Course (3150005)  

2
Credit
2 + 0 + 0
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 30 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
30 + 0 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Rationale
This course aims to help a person understand and know his / her purpose in life, get a positive thought pattern, gain confidence, improve behaviour, learn better Communication and develop a healthy physique with morality and ethics in its core.
Today youth lack the guidance to face insecurity about their health and career, premature relationships and family breakdown, addictions and substance abuse, negative impact of internet and social media etc. This course includes such topics that will cover all aspects and provide solution to the current challenges through creative and interactive activities.
This course will allow students to enjoy, understand and practice invaluable lessons preparing them for a successful future.

Active Learning
1. Thomas Edison’s factory burns down, New York Times Archives, Page 1, 10/12/1914
2. Lincoln Financial Foundation, Abraham Lincoln's "Failures": Critiques, Forgotten Books, 2017
3. J.K. Rowling Harvard Commencement Speech | Harvard University Commencement, 2008
4. Born Again on the Mountain: A Story of Losing Everything and Finding It Back, Arunima Sinha, Penguin, 2014
5. Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes Into Stepping Stones for Success, John C. Maxwell, Thomas Nelson, 2007
6. Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography Paperback, Walter Isaacson, Abacus, 2015
7. Chase Your Dreams: My Autobiography, Sachin Tendulkar, Hachette India, 2017
8. Playing It My Way: My Autobiography, Sachin Tendulkar, Hodder & Stoughton, 2014
9. The Wit and Wisdom of Ratan Tata, Ratan Tata, Hay House, 2018
10. The Tata Group: From Torchbearers to Trailblazers, Shashank Shah, Penguin Portfolio, 2018
11. The Leader Who Had No Title, Robin Sharma, Jaico Publishing House, 2010
12. In the Joy of Others: A Life Sketch of Pramukh Swami Maharaj, Mohanlal Patel and BAPS Sadhus, Swaminarayan Aksharpith, 2013
13. Project Management Absolute Beginner’s Guide, Gregory Horine, Que Publishing, 2017
14. The Fast Forward MBA in Project Management, Eric Verzuh, Wiley, 2011
15. Guide to Project Management: Getting it right and achieving lasting benefit, Paul Roberts, Wiley, 2013
16. Hidden Horizons, Dr. David Frawley and Dr. Navaratna S. Rajaram, 2006
17. Rishis, Mystics and Heroes of India, Sadhu Mukundcharandas, Swaminarayan Aksharpith, 2011
18. Physics in Ancient India, Narayan Dongre, Shankar Nene, National Book Trust, 2016
19. The Rise of Civilization in India and Pakistan, Raymond Allchin, Bridget Allchin, Cambridge University Press, 1982
20. The Aryabha?iya of Aryabha?a: An Ancient Indian Work on Mathematics and Astronomy (1930), Walter Eugene Clark, University of Chicago Press, reprint, Kessinger Publishing, 2006
21. Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg, Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2014
22. Change Your Habit, Change Your Life, Tom Corley, North Loop Books, 2016
23. The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey, Simon & Schuster, 2013
24. Seven Habits of Highly Effective Teens, Sean Covey, Simon & Schuster, 2012
25. Atomic Habits, James Clear, Random House, 2018
26. How a handful of tech companies control billions of minds every day, Tristan Harris, TED Talk, 2017
27. Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki, Plata Publishing, 2017
28. The Warren Buffett Way, Robert Hagstrom, Wiley, 2013
29. The Intelligent Investor, Benjamin Graham, Harper Business, 2006
30. Yogic Wealth: The Wealth That Gives Bliss, Gaurav Mashruwala, TV18 Broadcast Ltd, 2016
31. “What Makes a Good Life? Lessons from the Longest Study on Happiness”, R. Waldinger, Ted Talks, 2015
32. Long Walk To Freedom, Nelson Mandela, Back Bay Books, 1995
33. Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell, Back Bay Books, 2011
34. The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork, John Maxwell, HarperCollins, 2013
35. Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World, Stanley McChrystal, Portfolio, 2015
36. Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions, Harper Perennial, Dan Ariely, 2010