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Faculty of Agriculture

Department of Horticulture Courses

Department of Horticulture Courses

B.Sc. in Horticulture

Year 1 SEM 1 ACS 102:  Academic Communication Skills
    AEM 101: Mathematics          
    AEM 102: Introduction to Computers
    HSC 113: HIV and AIDS
    CP 101: Chemistry
  SEM 2 ACS 103:  Academic Communication Skills
    AEM 103: Principles of Economics
    AS 101: Zoology
    CP 102: Botany
    ABE 101: Physics
Year 2 SEM 3 AEM 203: Entrepreneurship
    AS 202: Biochemistry
    AS 204: Principles of Genetics
    CP 201: Introductory Soil Science
    HORT 201: Principles of Horticulture
    HORT 202: Plant Propagation and Nursery Management
  SEM 4 AEM 201: Elementary Statistics
    AEM 205: Farm Management
    CP 203: Agricultural Entomology
    CP 204: Microbiology
    HORT 203: Vegetable Production
    ABE 210: Principles of Farm Mechanisation
Year 3 SEM 5 AEM 301: Organisation and Human Resource Management
    AEM 303: Applied Agricultural Statistics
    CP 301: Crop Breeding
    CP 302: Crop Nutrition
    CP 304: Plant Pathology and Crop Disease Management
    HORT 320: Entrepreneurial Project
    ABE 302: Principles of Irrigation
  SEM 6 AEE 305: Extension Education
    CP 305 : Crop Physiology
    HORT 302: Greenhouse Management and Utilisation
    HORT 303: Ornamental Horticulture
    HORT 304: Tropical and Sub-tropical Fruit Production
    HORT 305: Horticultural Experimentation
    HORT  320: Entrepreneurial Project
Year 4 SEM 7 AEM 402: Agricultural Marketing
    AEM 404: Project Planning and Management
    HORT  401: Floriculture
    HORT  402: Herbs, Spices and Traditional Vegetable
    HORT 403: Plant Biotechnology
    HORT 404: Temperate Fruit and Nut Production
    HORT 420: Field Attachment
    HORT 490: Research Project
  SEM 8 HORT 405: Organic Farming
    HORT 406: Seed Science and Technology
    HORT 407: Hydroponics
    HORT 408: Landscape Design
    HORT 409: Post-harvest Physiology of Horticultural Crops
    HORT 410: Seminars
    HORT 490: Research Project

M.Sc. in Horticulture

SEM 1

Core courses
HRT 601: Vegetable Science 
HRT 603: Biotechnology of Horticultural Crops
HRT 605: Research Methods and Experimental Designs
HRT 699: Master’s Thesis
Elective courses
HRT 607: Seed Science
HRT 609: Ornamental Horticulture

SEM 2

Core courses
HRT 602: Post-harvest Technology
HRT 604: Tropical and Sub-tropical Fruit Science
HRT 606: Floriculture
HRT 690: Horticultural Science Seminar
HRT 699: Master’s Thesis
Elective courses
HRT 608: Herbs, Spices and Traditional Vegetable
HRT 610: Greenhouse Technology and Hydroponics
HRT 612: Temperate Fruit Science