Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan, Pakistan

Departement of Agriculture.

 

About Department

Template for 4-Year BS/B.Sc. (Hons) in Agricultural Disciplines

1. Compulsory Courses
Credits Hours
Mathematics / Biology (2 courses) 6 (3-0) (2-1)
Statistics 1 & 2 6 (3-0) (3-0)
Computers / IT 3 (2-1)
Pakistan Studies 2 (2-0)
Islamic Studies 2 (2-0)
Communications Skills 3 (3-0)
English 3 (3-0)
Basic Agriculture 3 (2-1)
Sub-Total 28

2. Interdisciplinary Foundation Courses

Agronomy 3 (2-1)
Plant Breeding & Genetics 3 (2-1)
Entomology 3 (2-1)
Plant Pathology 3 (2-1)
Food Technology 3 (2-1)
Horticulture 3 (2-1)
Soil Sciences 3 (2-1)
Agriculture Economics 3 (2-1)
Sub-Total 24

3. Supporting Courses {6-8 courses (3 Cr. hr) amongst below}
Agriculture Extension
Forestry & Range Management
Animal Science
Marketing & Agri Business
Rural Development
Human Nutrition
Agriculture Chemistry
Agriculture Engineering
Water Management
Any other discipline recommended by the university
Sub-Total 18-24
Sub-Total during the first four semesters 70-76
Semester 5, 6, 7 & 8 56-60
Project / Internship 04
Grand Total 130-140

1 credit of theory = one contact hour per week for 16-18 weeks and 1 practical/Lab hour = 3 contact hours per week for 16-18 weeks.

In case of non availability of department of supporting courses, courses from foundation courses can be opted.

 


 
 
 
 
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