Bachelor of Science in Animal Science

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Microbiology (BIO211)13.00
Animal Science Farm Attachment I (ANS217)10.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Introduction to Animal Genetics (ANS226)23.00
Principles of Animal Health (ANS224)23.00
Animal Science Farm Attachment II (ANS227)20.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Animal Breeding (ANS315)13.00
Animal Behaviour and Welfare (ANS318)12.00
Principles of Animal Nutrition (ANS313)13.50
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Animal Science Farm Attachment III (ANS317)10.50
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Animal Science Research Project I (ANS310)10.50
Animal Physiology (ANS316)13.00
Animal Science Industrial Attachment (ANS300)21.00
Animal Science Research Project II (ANS320)20.50
Livestock Production Economics (ANS323)23.00
Pasture Agronomy (AGN324)23.00
Environmental Physiology (ANS322)23.00
Feeds and Feeding (ANS321)23.50
Farm Structures and Facilities (AGE323)23.00
Animal Science Farm Attachment IV (ANS327)20.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Goat and Sheep Production (ANS413)12.00
Equine Production (ANS416)12.00
Beef Production (ANS412)12.00
Pig Production (ANS415)12.00
Dairy Production (ANS411)13.00
Farm Animal Genetic Resources (ANS419)13.00
Poultry Production (ANS414)12.00
Animal Science Research Project III (ANS410)11.00
Rabbit and Non-conventional Animal Production (ANS417)12.00
Meat Science and Technology (ANS421)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Dairy Science and Technology (ANS424)22.00
Animal Science Research Project IV (ANS420)22.00
Animal Ranching (ANS423)22.00
Pasture and Range Management (ANS422)23.00
Animal Biotechnology (ANS425)22.00