Bachelor of Science in Soil Science


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

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Surveying I (AGE213)13.50
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Introduction to Soil Microbiology (SSC211)13.00
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Biochemistry II (BSC221)24.50
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00
Agricultural Meteorology (AGN223)23.00
Geology (SSC222)23.00
Cropping Systems (AGN221)23.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Design and Analysis of Experiments (BSC311)13.00
Soil Genesis and Morphology (SSC314)13.00
Soil Biology and Biochemistry (SSC313)13.00
Agroforestry Technologies (FOR312)13.00
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Soil Science Research Project I (SSC310)10.50
Soil Mineralogy (SSC324)23.00
Forest Protection (FOR323)23.00
Environmental Soil Physics (SSC322)23.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00
Tropical and Sub-Tropical Soils (SSC321)23.00
Soil Organic Matter (SSC325)23.00
Soil Science Research Project II (SSC320)20.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Soil Survey and Land Productivity (SSC412)13.00
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Soil Science Research Project III (SSC410)11.00
Soil Mechanics and Cultivation (AGE313)13.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Soils and Chemical Pollution (SSC423)22.00
Land Use Planning (AGE424)22.00
Nature and Management of Problem Soils (SSC422)23.00
Integrated Soil Fertility Management (SSC421)23.00
Soils Industrial attachment (SSC400)21.00
Soil Classification and Agrotechnology Trasnfer (SSC424)23.00
Soil Science Research Project IV (SSC420)22.00