Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics and Resource Management

COURSES DISTRIBUTION BY YEAR AND SEMESTER

BSc. AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

YEAR ONE

First semester

Second Semester

Codes

 Course Title

Credit Hours

Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

CMJ 1100

Communication Skills

3

COM 1200

Computer & Information Literacy

3

ZOO 1100

HIV & AIDS and Lifestyle Diseases

3

ECO 1203

Introduction to Macroeconomics 

3

ECO 1103

Introduction to Microeconomics

3

ECO 1204

Mathematics for Economics I

3

ECO 1105

Economic Statistics I

3

ARE 1203

Principles of Crop Production

3

ARE 1103

Soil science

3

BCM 1205

Foundations of Accounting II

3

BCM 1103

Foundations of Accounting I

3

ARE 1204

Agricultural marketing I

3

ARE 1104

History and Development of Kenyan Agriculture

3

ARE 1205

Introduction to Agricultural Economics

3

Total

 

21

Total

 

21

YEAR TWO

First semester

Second Semester

Codes

 Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

Code

Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

ENS 2100

Environmental Skills

3

ECO 2203

Intermediate Macroeconomics

3

REL 2100

Philosophy and Critical Thinking

3

AGB 3105

Financial Management in Agribusiness

3

ECO 2103

Intermediate Microeconomics

3

ECO 2205

Economics of Money and Banking

3

ECO 2105

Economics Statistics II

3

ARE 2204

Farm power and machinery

3

ECO 2204

Mathematics for Economics II

3

ECO 2107

History of Economic Thought

3

ARE 2106

Rural sociology

3

ARE 2206

Crop protection

3

ARE 2107

Managerial accounting

3

ARE 2207

Animal production

3

Total

 

21

Total

 

21

YEAR THREE

First semester

Second Semester

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

 

Core Units

 

 

Core Units:

 

ARE 3103

Rural development and agriculture

3

BCM 3200

Entrepreneurship skills

3

ARE 3104

Agricultural market and price analysis

3

ARE 3203

Farm business management

3

ARE 3105

Quantitative methods

3

ECO 3207

Research Methodology

3

ARE 3106

Agricultural marketing II

3

AGB 4208

Agricultural Finance and Risk Management

3

ARE 3107

Cooperative development and management

3

ECO 4206

Environmental Economics

3

ARE 3108

Agricultural production economics

3

ARE 3207

Natural resource management

3

ECO 3105

Development Economics

3

ARE 3208

Food economics and policy

3

     

*ARE 3210

Field attachment

6

Total

 

21

Total

 

27

YEAR FOUR

First semester

Second Semester

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit hours

 

Core Units:

 

 

Core Units:

 

ECO 4103

Econometrics I

3

ECO 4203

Econometrics II

3

ARE 4104

 International Agricultural Trade

3

ARE 4204

Industrial organization and public policy

3

ARE 4105

 Agricultural Project Management

3

ARE 4205

Survey, soil and water conservation

3

ARE 4106

 Agri - Supply chain Management

3

ARE 4206

Agricultural policy analysis and law

3

ARE 4107

Agricultural extension

3

ARE 4207

Current issues in agriculture, economics and resource management

3

ARE 4108

Farming Systems

3

ARE 4208

Research project and seminar II

3

ECO  4106

Data analysis and computer applications in economics

3

BCM 3206

Taxation theory and practice

3

Total

 

21

Total

 

21

 

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