Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Food Science


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
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Human Physiology (NFS211)12.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Introduction to Food Science (FST211)13.50
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Food Chemistry (FST223)23.50
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Sensory Evaluation of Foods (FST222)22.50
Human Growth and Development (NFS222)23.50
Food Microbiology (FST221)23.50
Foods and Their Nutritive Value (NFS221)22.00
Food Processing and Preservation (FST224)23.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Principles of Food Engineering (FST311)13.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Food Selection, Preparation and Management (FST212)12.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Household Resource Management I (HSC311)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)13.00
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Nutrition and Food Science Research Project I (NFS310)10.50
Nutrition Extension Education (NFS322)22.50
Middle Child, Adolescent Growth and Development (HSC321)23.00
Assessment of Nutritional Status (NFS321)22.50
Management of Extension and Rural Development Programmes (EXT324)23.00
Nutrition and Food Science Research Project II (NFS320)20.50
Nutrition Throughout the Lifecycle (NFS323)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Nutrition and Food Science Research Project III (NFS410)11.00
Food Service Management (FST411)12.50
Nutrition in Emergencies (NFS413)13.50
Nutrition and Food Science Industrial Attachment (NFS400)13.00
Household Food Security (NFS412)12.00
Nutrition and Diet Therapy (NFS411)13.00
Nutrition and HIV and AIDS (NFS414)13.50
Food and Nutrition Planning (NFS422)22.50
Public Health Nutrition (NFS421)23.50
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Professional Practice in Human Sciences and Community Services (HSC422)21.00
Nutrition and Food Science Research Project IV (NFS420)22.00
Emerging Issues in Nutrition and Food Sciences (NFS423)21.50
Food Science and Technology Industrial Placement (FST421)215.00