Bachelor of Science in Seed Systems


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
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
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Agricultural Meteorology (AGN223)23.00
Introduction to Seed Industry (SSY221)22.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Biochemistry II (BSC221)24.50
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00
Introduction to Seed Systems, Policy and Law (SSY222)23.00
Principles and Application of Tissue Culture (HOR221)22.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Gender and Rural Development (EXT316)12.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Design and Analysis of Experiments (BSC311)13.00
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Plant Biotechnology (AGN315)12.00
Seed Systems Research Project I (SSY310)10.50
Seed Physiology (SSY323)23.00
Seed Entreprise Development, Financing and Planning (SSY322)24.00
Farm Structures and Facilities (AGE323)23.00
Horticultural Seed Production (HOR421)23.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00
Seed Systems Research Project II (SSY320)20.50
Management of Extension and Rural Development Programmes (EXT324)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Seed Systems Indistrial Attachment (SSY400)13.00
Plant Genetic Diversity (SSY412)13.00
Nutrition in Emergencies (NFS413)13.50
Post Harvest Seed Management (SSY411)13.00
Seed Systems Research Project III (SSY410)11.00
Irrigation Water Management (IRE411)13.00
Seed Production of Field Crops (SSY413)13.00
Seed Health (SSY422)23.00
Plant Breeding (AGN421)23.00
Plant Propagation Methods and Techniques (SSY421)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Irrigation Scheme Management (IRE422)21.50
Seed Systems Research Project IV (SSY420)22.00
Project Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation (AAE424)23.00