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
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
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

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
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
Introduction to Seed Systems, Policy and Law (SSY222)23.00
Principles and Application of Tissue Culture (HOR221)22.00
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

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Plant Biotechnology (AGN315)12.00
Seed Systems Research Project I (SSY310)10.50
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
Management of Extension and Rural Development Programmes (EXT324)23.00
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

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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 Systems Indistrial Attachment (SSY400)13.00
Plant Genetic Diversity (SSY412)13.00
Nutrition in Emergencies (NFS413)13.50
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Irrigation Scheme Management (IRE422)21.50
Seed Systems Research Project IV (SSY420)22.00
Seed Health (SSY422)23.00
Plant Breeding (AGN421)23.00
Plant Propagation Methods and Techniques (SSY421)23.00