Undergraduate
Programme Code:
07BAGR
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 7, Credits 372

Bachelor of Agriculture

Course Overview

The programme prepares students to venture into farming or agribusiness.

Admissions Requirements

General admission requirements including an E symbol in Mathematics and Biology or Science related subject on NSSC Ordinary Level. Applicants must be medically and physically fit for fieldwork.

Career Opportunities

Agricultural Research or Extension Technicians, Farm Manager.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisite

NQF

NQF

 

 

 

Level

Credits

ICA511S

Introduction to Chemistry

None

5

10

Semester 2

AMC520S                       Agricultural Mechanisation                               None                                                                    5            12

AEM520S                       Agricultural Economics                                       Introduction to Mathematics                    5            10

RSC520S                         Rangeland Science                                                Introduction to General Biology               5            12

SSA520S                         Soil Science                                                              Introduction to Chemistry                          5            12

Year 2
Semester 3

SRH610S

Small Ruminant Husbandry

Introduction to General Biology

6

12

RMN610S

Rangeland Management

Rangeland Science

6

12

LRH610S

Large Ruminant Husbandry

Introduction to General Biology

6

12

AAG610S

Agronomy

Introduction to General Biology &

6

12

 

 

Soil Science

 

 

Semester 4

ALM621S

Agricultural Land Management

Soil Science

6

12

HCT620S

Horticulture

Introduction to General Biology &

6

12

 

 

Soil Science

 

 

ANH620S

Animal Health

Introduction to Chemistry;

6

12

 

 

Introduction to General Biology

 

 

NRH621S

Non-Ruminant Husbandry

Introduction to General Biology

6

12

Year 3
Semester 5

WLA710S

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

All courses of the first four

7

60

 

 

semester’s, unless only one course

 

 

 

 

has been failed, for which the student

 

 

 

 

obtained admission to the examination

 

 

.

Semester 6

AGE721S

Agroecology

Rangeland Science

7

12

FST720S

Food Science and Technology

Introduction to Chemistry

7

12

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