Bachelor of Science (Animal Science)

This course seeks to prepare its graduates to meet the challenges faced by the Agricultural sector and contribute to realizing the full potential of Agriculture in Zambia. Career prospects exist both in the private and public sectors as entrepreneurs and employees in research, educational institutions and international organizations. Below is a detailed programme structure.

ANIMAL SCIENCE

 
COURSE CODE COURSE NAME LECTURER

YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1

ED 101 Study and Communication Skills Mr D Mambo
FME 121 Mathematical Methods Mr L Simataa
ICT 131 Introduction to Computer Applications Mr A Nyirongo
AGE 141 Principles of Micro-Economics Mr D Mambo

 YEAR I SEMESTER II

 
HRT 102 Fundamentals of Soil Science Dr A Tembo
AGG 112 Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology Mr C Sondo
AGE 122 Principles of Macro-Economics Mr D Mambo
ANS 132 Fundamentals of Animal Anatomy Dr E Moonga

 YEAR II SEMESTER I

 
AGE 201 Intermediate Macro-Economics Mr D Mambo
ANS 211 Fundamentals of Aquaculture Mr H Mudenda
ANS 231 Animal Biochemistry Dr J Chenda
ANS 241 Fundamentals of Animal Physiology Prof K.E.S Yambayamba

 YEAR II SEMESTER II

ABM 202 Agricultural Marketing Mr D Mambo
ANS 212 Pasture Management & Forage Production Mr K Kawonga
ANS 232 Animal Growth & Development Mr C Mweemba
ANS 242 Principles of Animal Nutrition Mr J Chibanga

 YEAR III SEMESTER I

 
BBAC 312 Business Data Analysis I Mr L Simataa
ABM 311 Principles of Farm Management Mr D Mambo
ANS 321 Small Ruminant and Rabbit Production Dr I.K Odubote
ANS 331 Applied Animal Nutrition Dr F Kanyinji

 YEAR III SEMESTER II

 
AGG 302 Field Attachment All Staff
BBAC 322 Business Data Analysis II Mr L Simataa
AGG 312 Agricultural Research Methods Dr K Chinonge
ABM 352 Farm Management Applications Mr D Mambo
ANS 332 Poultry Production Mr M Ngosa
ANS 342 Swine Production Mr J Chibanga

 YEAR IV SEMESTER I

 
AGG 405 Research Project All Staff
AGE 411 Project Management Mr C Mwansakilwa
AGE/LL 421 Agricultural Policy & Law Mr S Mutti
ANS 431 Animal Genetics and Breeding Dr I.K Odubote
ANS441 Beef and Dairy Production Mr M Ngosa

 YEAR IV SEMESTER II

 
AGG 405 Research Project All Staff
ANS 412 Meat and Dairy Products Mr C Mweemba
ANS 422 Animal Health Dr E Moonga
ANS 432 Animal Reproduction Dr I.K. Odubote

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