Undergraduate Programmes offered in the Department of Agricultural Extension and Community Development

Published on 27th June 2021

The Department will continue to offer two degree programs in the Academic Year 2021/2022. The degree programs include BSc. Applied Agricultural Extension and a Bachelor of Community Development.

For admission requirements, please visit the TCU website and SUA website. For information on the application process, please visit the SUA website by clicking  [here]. The online application system was opened on 15th June 2021 for previous form six and diploma graduates. The major -application window opens on 15th July 2021 for all applicants. The deadline for applications is on 05th August 2021

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Do not miss an opportunity to join a vibrant department with the ability to prepare you for a brighter future. 

Courses for the Bachelor of Community Development (BCD)

Semester 1 Year 1                     

EE 101

Introductory Sociology

CD 101

Introduction to Community Development

CD 103

 Basic Laws Related To Community Development

AEA 101

Agricultural Economics and Development

CIT 100

Computer Application

RD 102

Principles of Economics I

AEA 104

Introduction to Micro  and Macro economics

CD 102

Introduction to Social Psychology

RD 107

Agriculture and Rural Development

RD 111

Introduction to Natural Resource Management

DS 100

Theories, Principles and Contemporary issues in Development

SC 100

Communication Skills I

 

Semester 2 Year 1                     

EE 102

Extension Communication and Interpersonal Skills

EE 106 

Basic Statistics for Extension Professionals

CD 104

Theories and Principles of Community Development

EE 105

Principles of Administration & Management

AEA 106

Agribusiness Management

EE 104

Introduction to Agricultural Extension

EE 103

Introductory Anthropology

RD 103

Principles of Economics II

SC 101

Communication Skills II

HN 104

Child Care and Development

 

Semester 3 Year 2

CD 201

 Sociology of Community Development

CD 202

Cooperative Development and Entrepreneurship

CD 204

Training and Facilitation methods for Community Development

CD 205

Community Empowerment

CD 206

Urban Rural Interface

AEA 202

Agricultural Marketing Management

AEA 210

Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship Development

EE 202

Extension Methods

EE 209

Introduction to Social Research

RD 201

Introduction to Gender & Development

RD 202

Natural Resources Management

HN 202

Livelihood  Analysis

 

Semester 4 Year 2

EE 206

Extension Programme Planning and Evaluation

EE 207

Agricultural Administration and Management

EE 208

Adult Learning and Development

CD 207

Promotion and Management of Community Organizations

CD 208

Management of Natural Resources and the Environment

CD 209

Survey Research Methods

RD 205

Public Policies

RD 205

Public Policy

RD 206

Co-operatives and Rural Development

HN 207

Food and Nutrition Security

 

Semester 5 Year 3

CD 300

Research Project I: Community Development Research Methodology and Proposal Development

CD 301

Proposal Writing for Community Interventions            

CD 302

Community Governance

CD 303

Community Interventions and Mobilization Techniques

CD 304

Campaign, Advocacy and Lobbying 

EE 311

Group Dynamics and Leadership

EE 302

Communication Technology

RD 301

Gender and Development

AEA 303

Agricultural Finance and Credit Management

AEA 301

Agribusiness Project Appraisal and Evaluation

HN 301

Community Health and Health Promotion

HN 303

Advocacy and Resource Mobilisation in Community

 Semester 6 Year 3

EE 307

Sociology of Development

CD 306

Emerging Issues in Community Development

CD 308

Participatory Community Development Approaches

CD 309

Community Conflicts and Management

CD310

Research Project II

BMEI 301

Human Resource Management

CD 305

Family and Society

EE 309

Social Impact Assessment

RD 307

Poverty Analysis

HN 304

Nutrition Counselling

HN 307

Policy Analysis for Food and Nutrition

B. Courses for BSc. Applied Agricultural Extension

Semester 1 Year 1

EE 101

Introductory Sociology

AS  101

Introduction to Animal Production and Health

HT  101

Principles and Practices of Horticulture

AEA 101

Introduction to Agricultural Economics and Development

CIT 100

Computer Applications

SC 100

Communication Skills I

RD 107

Agriculture and Rural Development

DS 100

Principles, Theories and Contemporary Issues in Development

CS 103

Genetics

MTH 102

Basic Mathematics

SS 101

Introductory Geology and Soil Formation

 

Semester 2 Year 1

EE 102

Extension Communication and Interpersonal Skills

EE 104

Introduction to Agricultural Extension

EE 105

Principles of Administration & Management

AS 104

Introduction to Animal Nutrition

AEA 102

Introduction to Agribusiness

EE 106   

Basic Statistics for Extension Professionals

EE 103

Introductory Anthropology

CS 102

Introductory Entomology

CS 104

Agricultural Botany

SC 101

Communication Skills II

 

Semester 3 Year 2

EE 201

Rural Sociology

EE 202

Extension Methods

EE 209

Introduction to Social Research

SS 201

Fundamentals of Soil Science

AEA 210

Agribusiness and Entrepreneurship Development

EE 204

Training for Development and Facilitation Methods

HT 201

Vegetable Production

RD 201

Introduction to Gender and Development

AEA 202

Agricultural Marketing Management

AS 201

Applied Animal Nutrition

 

 Semester 4 Year 2

EE 203

Introduction to Supervised Enterprise Project (SEP)

EE 206

Programme Planning and Evaluation

EE 207

Agricultural Administration and Management

EE 208

Adult Learning and Development

CS 205

Principles of Annual Crop Prd

FT 212

Food Storage and Handling

CS 203

Plant Pathology

HT 203

Principles of Fruit Production

AEA 207

Agricultural Price Analysis

HT 202

Postharvest Physiology and Management

 

Semester 5 Year 3

EE 300

Supervised Enterprise Project            (SEP) 1

EE 301

Participatory Methodology

EE 311

Group dynamics and leadership

EE 304

Analysis and interpretation of Data in Social Sciences

EE 312:

Gender And Agricultural Extension

SS 303

Soil Fertility And Plant Nutrition

EE 302

Communication Technology

EE 303

Methods of Adult Education

AS 303

Small Ruminant Management

AS 304

Poultry and Rabbit Production

AS 305

Pig Production

CIT 300

Information and Communication Management

CS 304

Applied Entomology

CD 304

Campaign, Advocacy and Lobbying 

 

Semester 6 Year 3

EE 310

Supervised Enterprise Projects II

EE 305

Community Development

EE 306

Comparative Extension Systems

EE 307

Sociology of Development

EE 308

Value Chain Approach in Agriculture

CS 303

Perennial Crops

AS 308

Dairy Cattle Management

AS 309

Milk and milk Products

BPE 315

Post-harvest Technologies of Industrial Crops

EE 309

Social Impact Assessment