Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with Education

The four-year Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with Education is offered in collaboration with the Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The programme aims at preparing men and women to be able to teach Agriculture at the secondary school level. There is no option for a major or minor on this programme. Students are required to take all specified courses in Agriculture and Natural Resources on the programme. The programme involves seven semesters of coursework plus an additional semester of teaching practice.

Communication Skills 3
African Studies 3
Ethics and Christian Values 2
French/Portuguese/English 6
Information Technology 2 16 credit hours
Foundations of Education Courses
EFN 100 Sociology of Education 3
EFN 101 Educational Psychology 3
EFN 200 History of African Education 2
EFN 201 Guidance and Counselling 2
EFN 300 Philosophy of Education 3
EFN 400 School Organization 3 16
Instructional and other Pedagogical Courses
ECI 200 General Methods of Instruction 3
ECI 202 Instructional Technology 2
ECI 305 Methods of Teaching Agriculture 2
ECI 306 Curriculum Studies in Agriculture 2
ECI 304 Research Methods 3
ECI 405 Measurement and Evaluation 3
ECI 412 Project in education 3 18
Elective Course in Education 3
Teaching Practice 15
Agriculture Content Courses 69.5
TOTAL 137.5

Candidates must possess the qualifications listed in EITHER 1 and 2; OR 3 1. Passes with credit in at least five GCE Ordinary Level subjects including English Language (except for students from non-English speaking countries—see below) and a subject from each of the following groups of subjects: a. Chemistry/Physical Science/Physics with Chemistry b. Biology/Rural Biology/Zoology/Botany/Agriculture c. Mathematics/Applied Mathematics/Pure Mathematics/Applied Statistics d. Environmental Studies/Geography/Economic Geography/Economics/ Commerce/Accounts/French/Portuguese 2. GCE Advanced Level passes or equivalent in at least two subjects from any two of the following groups of subjects plus an “O” Level pass at Credit level in one subject in the third group:
a. Biology/Botany/Zoology/Agriculture
b. Chemistry (a pass at Advanced Level Chemistry would normally be an advantage)
c. Physics/Mathematics/Geography/Economics
3. A 2-year Diploma in Agriculture (with credit) after GCE Advanced Level or a 3-year Diploma in Agriculture (with credit) after GCE Ordinary Level in related fields (e.g. Horticulture/Wildlife Management/Natural Resources/Fisheries/Forestry/Beekeeping/ Animal Health) recognised by the Senate of Africa University. (An applicant with a Diploma who qualifies to be admitted to Year 2 of the 3-year Faculty of Agriculture and Natural Resources programme may be able to complete the B.Sc. Agric. with Education degree in three years).

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