Bachelor of Science in Development Economics


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

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communications Skills II (LDC122)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Financial Accounting (ABM211)13.50
Mathematics for Economists (AAE212)12.50
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Communication Skills III (LDC211)13.50
Introduction to Development Economics (DEC211)12.00
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Statistics for Economists I (AAE213)13.50
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Foods and Their Nutritive Value (NFS221)22.00
Demography and Economic Development (DEC222)22.50
Statistics for Economists II (AAE222)23.50
Quantitative Methods in Human and Social Development (DEC221)23.00
Introduction to Managerial Accounting (ABM221)23.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE221)22.50
Rural Sociology (EXT221)22.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Trade and Development (DEC311)12.50
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Development Economics Research Project I (DEC310)10.50
Agricultural Production Economics (AAE312)12.50
Econometrics I (AAE316)13.50
Microeconomic Theory (AAE311)12.50
Research Methods for Social Sciences (AAE315)13.50
Econometrics II (AAE322)23.50
Emerging Issues in Development (DEC322)22.50
Macroeconomic Theory (AAE321)22.50
Theories of Economic Growth and Development I (DEC321)22.50
Introduction to Statistical Packages (AAE326)22.00
Development Economics Research Project II (DEC320)20.50
Farm Business Management II (AAE323)23.00
Empowerment and Poverty Reduction (DEC323)22.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Theories of Economic Growth and Development II (DEC411)12.50
Food and Agricultural Policy Analysis (DEC414)12.50
Development Economics Research Project III (DEC410)11.00
Environmental and Resource Economics (AAE412)12.50
Poverty and Development Challenges (DEC413)12.50
Project Planning and Appraisal (AAE411)12.50
Agricultual Systems and Rural Development (DEC412)12.50
Development Economics Research Project IV (DEC420)22.00
Health and Development (DEC423)22.50
Project Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (AAE423)23.00
Introduction to Institutional and Behavioural Economics (DEC426)23.00
Science and Technology Policy Analysis (DEC422)23.00
Social Organizations and Development (DEC425)22.50
Development Economics Industrial Attachment (DEC400)23.00
Gender and Economic Development (DEC421)22.50
Food Security and Rural Livelihoods (DEC424)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50