Bachelor of Science in Aquaculture and Fisheries Science


Semesters of Study
8
Years of Study
4
Entry Requirements
MSCE/IGCSE

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Surveying I (AGE213)13.50
Microbiology (BIO211)13.00
Statistics for Natural Resource Management (FOR212)13.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Aquaculture and Fisheries Science (AQF211)12.50
General Ecology (ENV212)13.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)13.00
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Fish Taxonomy and Systematics (AQF222)22.50
Extension for Natural Resource Management (FOR226)23.00
Culture of Fresh Water Fish (AQF221)23.00
Fish Biology (AQF224)22.00
Fish Anatomy and Physiology (AQF223)23.00
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project I (AQF310)10.50
Fish Nutrition and Feeds (AQF313)13.00
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Fish Population Dynamics and Stock Assessment (AQF312)13.00
Applied Research Methods and Technical Writing (FOR316)13.00
Fish Genetics (AQF311)13.00
Quantitative Methods in Natural Resources (FOR314)13.00
Aquatic Ecology (AQF323)23.00
Fish Breeding and Reproduction (AQF322)23.00
Watershed and Wetlands Management (NRM323)23.00
Environmental Economics (ENV325)23.00
Aquaculture Engineering (AQF321)23.00
Fishing Technology (AQF324)22.00
Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project II (AQF320)20.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Fish Processing (AQF411)12.00
Limnology and Oceanography (AQF414)13.00
Policy Development and Analysis for Natural Resources (FOR415)13.00
Aquaculture And Fisheries Research Project III (AQF410)11.00
Aquaculture and Environment (AQF413)12.00
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Mariculture (AQF421)13.00
Fish Diseases and Parasites (AQF412)13.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project IV (AQF420)22.00
Fisheries Management (AQF423)22.50
Aquaculture Economics and Marketing (AQF422)22.00
Aquaculture and Fisheries Industrial Attachment (AQF400)23.00
Integrated Agriculture and Aquaculture Systems (AQF424)23.00