Bachelor of Science in Development Economics


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

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communications Skills II (LDC122)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Statistics for Economists I (AAE213)13.50
Introduction to Financial Accounting (ABM211)13.50
Mathematics for Economists (AAE212)12.50
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Communication Skills III (LDC211)13.50
Introduction to Development Economics (DEC211)12.00
Rural Sociology (EXT221)22.00
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Foods and Their Nutritive Value (NFS221)22.00
Demography and Economic Development (DEC222)22.50
Statistics for Economists II (AAE222)23.50
Quantitative Methods in Human and Social Development (DEC221)23.00
Introduction to Managerial Accounting (ABM221)23.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE221)22.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Econometrics I (AAE316)13.50
Microeconomic Theory (AAE311)12.50
Research Methods for Social Sciences (AAE315)13.50
Trade and Development (DEC311)12.50
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Development Economics Research Project I (DEC310)10.50
Agricultural Production Economics (AAE312)12.50
Development Economics Research Project II (DEC320)20.50
Farm Business Management II (AAE323)23.00
Empowerment and Poverty Reduction (DEC323)22.50
Econometrics II (AAE322)23.50
Emerging Issues in Development (DEC322)22.50
Macroeconomic Theory (AAE321)22.50
Theories of Economic Growth and Development I (DEC321)22.50
Introduction to Statistical Packages (AAE326)22.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Development Economics Research Project III (DEC410)11.00
Environmental and Resource Economics (AAE412)12.50
Poverty and Development Challenges (DEC413)12.50
Project Planning and Appraisal (AAE411)12.50
Agricultual Systems and Rural Development (DEC412)12.50
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Theories of Economic Growth and Development II (DEC411)12.50
Food and Agricultural Policy Analysis (DEC414)12.50
Science and Technology Policy Analysis (DEC422)23.00
Social Organizations and Development (DEC425)22.50
Development Economics Industrial Attachment (DEC400)23.00
Gender and Economic Development (DEC421)22.50
Food Security and Rural Livelihoods (DEC424)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Development Economics Research Project IV (DEC420)22.00
Health and Development (DEC423)22.50
Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (AAE423)23.00
Introduction to Institutional and Behavioural Economics (DEC426)23.00