Bachelor of Science in Forestry


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

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Silviculture I (FOR211)13.00
General Ecology (ENV212)13.00
Forest Botany (FOR213)13.00
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Statistics for Natural Resource Management (FOR212)13.00
Forest Mensuration and Inventory (FOR222)23.00
Wood Science (FOR225)23.00
EcoPhysiology of Woody Plants (FOR221)22.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Silviculture II (FOR224)22.50
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00
Forest Entomology (FOR223)23.00
Extension for Natural Resource Management (FOR226)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agroforestry Technologies (AGF312)13.00
Wood Utilization and Technology (FOR315)13.00
Forest Research Project I (FOR310)10.50
Quantitative Methods in Natural Resources (FOR314)13.00
Community Forestry and Rural Development (FOR313)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Applied Research Methods and Technical Writing (FOR316)13.00
Forest Research Project III (FOR410)11.00
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Remote Sensing Applications (FOR328)23.00
Tree Improvement (FOR322)22.00
Forest Harvesting and Engineering (FOR327)23.00
Environmental Economics (ENV325)23.00
Forest Research Project II (FOR320)20.50
Watershed and Wetlands Management (NRM323)23.00
Apiculture (FOR326)22.00
Participatory Approaches and Forest Management (FOR325)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Policy Development and Analysis for Natural Resources (FOR415)13.00
Forest Pathology (FOR411)12.00
Forest Economics (FOR414)13.00
Forest Management (FOR413)13.00
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Forest Marketing (FOR412)13.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Forest Policy and Law (FOR422)21.00
Forestry Industrial Attachment (FOR400)23.00
Non-Timber Forest Products (FOR421)23.00
Climate Change and Environmental Forestry (FOR424)22.00
Forest Research Project IV (FOR420)22.00
Gender and Natural Resources Management (FOR423)22.00