Bachelor of Science in Forestry


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

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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 (NBIO111)15.00
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
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Silviculture I (FOR211)13.00
General Ecology (ENV212)13.00
Forest Botany (FOR213)13.00
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Statistics for Natural Resource Management (FOR212)13.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Wood Science (FOR225)23.00
EcoPhysiology of Woody Plants (FOR221)22.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Silviculture II (FOR224)22.50
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00
Forest Entomology (FOR223)23.00
Extension for Natural Resource Management (FOR226)23.00
Forest Mensuration and Inventory (FOR222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Forest Research Project I (FOR310)10.50
Quantitative Methods in Natural Resources (FOR314)13.00
Community Forestry and Rural Development (FOR313)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Applied Research Methods and Technical Writing (FOR316)13.00
Forest Research Project III (FOR410)11.00
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Agroforestry Technologies (AGF312)13.00
Wood Utilization and Technology (FOR315)13.00
Tree Improvement (FOR322)22.00
Forest Harvesting and Engineering (FOR327)23.00
Environmental Economics (ENV325)23.00
Forest Research Project II (FOR320)20.50
Watershed and Wetlands Management (NRM323)23.00
Apiculture (FOR326)22.00
Participatory Approaches and Forest Management (FOR325)23.00
Remote Sensing Applications (FOR328)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Forest Pathology (FOR411)12.00
Forest Economics (FOR414)13.00
Forest Management (FOR413)13.00
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Forest Marketing (FOR412)13.00
Policy Development and Analysis for Natural Resources (FOR415)13.00
Forest Policy and Law (FOR422)21.00
Forestry Industrial Attachment (FOR400)23.00
Non-Timber Forest Products (FOR421)23.00
Climate Change and Environmental Forestry (FOR424)22.00
Forest Research Project IV (FOR420)22.00
Gender and Natural Resources Management (FOR423)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50