Bachelor of Science in Economics

COURSES DISTRIBUTION BY YEAR AND SEMESTER

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 1201

Introduction to Macroeconomics 

3

ECO 1101

Introduction to Microeconomics

3

ECO 1202

Mathematics for Economics I

3

ECO 1102

Fundamentals of Mathematics

3

BCOM 1201

Business Law

3

ECO 1103

Economic Statistics I

3

BCOM 1203

Accounting II

3

BCOM1101

Accounting I

3

ECO 1203

Economics Statistics II

3

ECO 1104

Kenya’s Economy since Independence

3

ARE1203

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 2201

Intermediate Macroeconomics

3

REL 2100

Philosophy and Critical Thinking

3

ECO 2202

Mathematics for Economics II

3

ECO 2101

Intermediate Microeconomics

3

ECO 2203

Economics of Money and Banking

3

ECO 2102

Production Economics

 

ECO 2204

Calculus for Economists II

3

ECO 2103

Rural Development

3

ECO 2205

 History of Economic Thought II

3

ECO 2104

Calculus for Economists I

3

ECO 2206

Issues in Africa’s Economic Development

3

ECO 2105

History of Economic Thought I

3

ECO 2207

Accounting and Control

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:

 

ECO 3101

Advanced Microeconomics

3

BBM 3200

Entrepreneurship Skills

3

ECO 3102

International Economics

3

ECO 3201

Advanced Macroeconomics

3

ECO 3103

Development Economics

3

ECO 3203

Development planning

3

ECO 3104

Economics of Labour and Industry

3

ECO 3205

Research Methodology

3

ECO 3105

Operations Research

3

ECO 3204

Industrial Attachment

6

ECO 3130

Project Appraisal and Analysis

3

ECO 3230

Economics Planning and Social Choice

3

ECO 3131

Demographic Economics

3

ECO 3231

Health Economics

3

Total

 

21

Total

 

24 

YEAR FOUR

First semester

Second Semester

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit Hours

Codes

Course/Unit Titles

Credit hours

 

Core Units:

 

 

Core Units:

 

ECO 4101

Econometrics I

3

ECO 4201

Econometrics II

3

ECO 4102

Research Paper

3

ECO 4202

Data Analysis and Computer Applications

3

ECO 4103

Applied Statistics

3

ECO 4203

Public Finance and Fiscal Policy

3

ECO 4130

Natural Resource Economics

3

ECO 4230

Environmental Economics

3

ECO 4131

Small Business and Entrepreneurial Skills

3

ECO 4231

Macroeconomic Modeling and Forecasting

3

ECO 4132

Comparative Economic Systems

3

ECO 4232

Transport Economics

3

ECO 4133

Urban and Regional Economics

 

ECO 4233

Food Policy

3

Total

 

21

Total

 

21

 

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