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  • UNDERGRADUATE COURSES


    YEAR TWO

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Crop Management AGN212 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Genetics AGN314 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Horticulture Research Thesis I HOR598 3.00 0.00 90.00
    Introduction to Soil Microbiology SSC211 3.00 30.00 30.00


    Semester 2

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Cropping Systems AGN221 3.00 30.00 30.00 0.00
    Botany AGN222 3.00 30.00 30.00 0.00
    Agricultural Meteorology AGN223 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Horticulture Research Thesis II HOR599 7.00 0.00 210.00
    Principles of Soil Science SSC221 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Geology SSC222 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Introduction to Seed Industry SSY221 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Introduction to Seed Systems, Policy and Law SSY222 3.00 30.00 30.00


    YEAR THREE

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Crop Management AGN212 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Agronomy Research Project I AGN310 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Genetics AGN314 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Plant Biotechnology AGN315 2.00 15.00 30.00 0.00
    Agriculture Research Project I AGR310 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Design and Analysis of Experiments BSC311 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soil Science Research Project I SSC310 0.50 15.00
    Soil Chemistry and Fertility SSC312 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soil Biology and Biochemistry SSC313 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soil Genesis and Morphology SSC314 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Seed Systems Research Project I SSY310 0.50 0.00 15.00


    Semester 2

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Agronomy Research Project II AGN320 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Plant Physiology AGN321 3.00 30.00 30.00 0.00
    Insect Biology and Ecology AGN323 3.00 30.00 30.00 0.00
    Pasture Agronomy AGN324 3.00 30.00 30.00 0.00
    Principles of Plant Pathology AGN325 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Plant Breeding AGN421 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Agriculture Research Project II AGR320 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Soil Science Research Project II SSC320 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Tropical and Sub-Tropical Soils SSC321 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Environmental Soil Physics SSC322 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soil Mineralogy SSC324 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soil Organic Matter SSC325 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Seed Systems Research Project II SSY320 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Seed Entreprise Development, Financing and Planning SSY322 4.00 45.00 30.00
    Seed Physiology SSY323 3.00 30.00 30.00


    YEAR FOUR

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Soil Science Research Project III SSC410 1.00 0.00 30.00
    Soil Survey and Land Productivity SSC412 3.00 30.00 30.00


    Semester 2

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Soil Science Research Project IV SSC420 2.00 60.00
    Integrated Soil Fertility Management SSC421 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Nature and Management of Problem Soils SSC422 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Soils and Chemical Pollution SSC423 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Soil Classification and Agrotechnology Trasnfer SSC424 3.00 30.00 30.00