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
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
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
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
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
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
Agricultural Meteorology (AGN223)23.00
Geology (SSC222)23.00
Cropping Systems (AGN221)23.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Biochemistry II (BSC221)24.50
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Soil Science Research Project I (SSC310)10.50
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 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
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
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
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