Bachelor of Science in Land Resources Management Programme Structure

Year 1: Semester I

 


Code

Course Title

Lecture

Practical

Total Hours

 

 

ELM 101

ELM  102

*CCS 010

*CCS 001

ENF 102

ESM 101

Introduction to Land Resources Management

Geography and Ecological Zones

HIV and AIDS

Communication Skills

Introduction to Ecology

Introduction to Environmental Management

30

30

30

45

30

30

15

15

15

 0

15

15

45

45

45

 45

45

45

 

 

 

Total

195

75

270

 

 

 

Semester II   

 

 

 

 

 

 

ELM 103

ELM 104

*CCS 009

SCI 112

ENF 105

ESM 108

Politics and Governance of Land in Kenya

Public and Private Land Management

Elements of Economics

Introductions to Computer Systems

Introduction to Forest Soils

Environmental Health and Safety

45

45

45

30

30

30

0

0

0

15

15

15

45

45

45

45

45

45

 

 

 

Total

225

45

270

 

 

 

 

 

Year 2:Semester I

 

 

ELM 201

ELM  202

ELM  203

ELM  204

ELM  205

BCH  200

Community Land Management

Sustainable Urban and Rural Land Use Planning

Planning for Urban Agriculture and Forestry

Land Reclamation, Restoration and Conservation

Principles and Practices of Environmental Management

Statistics I

30

30

30

30

30

45

15

15

15

15

15

0

45

45

45

45

45

45

 

 

 

Total

195

75

270

 

 

 


Semester II

 

ELM  206

 

ELM  207

ELM 208

ELM 209

 

ELM  210

ELM  211

 

Conservation and Sustainable Management of Wildlife

 Resources

Land Surveying I

Urban and Regional Land Use Planning

Conservation and Sustainable Management of Soil and Water  Resources

Natural Disasters Management

Eco-Villages and Resettlements Planning and

 Management

30

 

30

30

 

30

30

30

30

15

 

15

15

 

15

15

15

15

45

 

45

45

 

45

45

45

45

 

 

Total

180

90

270

 

 

 

Year 3:Semester I

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ELM 301

ELM  302

ELM  303

ESM 302

 

ELM 304

ELM  305

Arid and Semi-Arid Land Resources Management Coastal Zone Land Management

Rural Land and Human Settlements

Principles of Environmental Project Planning and Management

Land Policy, Law and administration

Land, Gender Issues and Sociology

30

45

45

30

 

45

45

15

0            

0

15

 

0

0

45

45

45

45

 

45

45

 

 

 

Total

240

30

270

 

 


 

Semester II

 

 

 

 

 

 

ELM 306

ELM  307

 

ESM 305

ESM  306

BCH  300

SGL 313

Land Surveying II

Conservation and Sustainable Management of Natural

 Forest Resources

Research Methods

Environmental Impact assessment (EIA)

Statistics II

Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and GIS Applications

30

30

 

0

30

45

30

15

15

 

45

15

0

15

45

45

 

45

45

45

45

 

 

 

Total

165

105

270

 

 

ELM  309

Industrial Attachment/ Internship

-

-

8wks

 

 

 

 

Year 4: Semester

 

 

 

 

 

ELM  401

ELM  402

ELM  403

ELM  404

ELM  405

ELM  406

Land Use and Conflict Management

Land Administration and Management Institutions

Land Valuation and Inventory

Modelling of Agroecosystems

Research Project

Climate Change, Ecosystem Sustainability and Development

30

30

30

30

0

30

  

15

15

15

15

45

15

 

45

45

45

45

45

45

 

 

 

Total

150

120

270

 

 

Semester II

                                                             

 

 

 

 

ELM  407

ELM  408

ELM  409

ELM  410

ELM  405

ESM 405

Land Policy, Law formulation and Implementation

Ecosystem Protection and Management

Land Information Management Systems (LIMS)

Sustainable Resettlements Planning and management

Research Project 

Environmental Auditing and Reporting

45

45

30

30

0

30

0

0

15

15

45

15

45

45

45

45

45

45

 

 

Total

180

90

270

 

                                                   

 

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