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Fort Cox College of Agriculture and Forestry

Diploma in Forestry

Instructional Offering Course Code Pre-requisite Credits
YEAR 1: FIRST SEMESTER
Forest Botany FB111 12
Basic Scientific Concepts AF112 8
Applied Mathematics AF113 8
Communication Skills AX111 8
Introduction to Forest Economics FE111 8
Forestry Seminars FS111 8
Computer Applications I AF114 8
Introduction to Fieldwork I FC111 8
YEAR 1: SECOND SEMESTER
Silviculture I SV121 Forest botany (FB111) 12
Agroforestry AF121 12
Forestry Engineering I FE121 Basic Scientific Concepts (AF112) 12
Introduction to Soil Science SS121 8
Land Information Systems LI121 12
Forest Management I FM121 12
Introduction to Fieldwork II FC121 8
Total Credits for the First Year 144
YEAR 2: FIRST SEMESTER
Fire Protection FI211 12
Silviculture II SV211 Silviculture I (SV121) 12
Soil and Water Conservation SW211 12
Forestry Engineering II FE212 Forest Engineering I (FE121) 12
Soil Classification SC212 Introduction to Soil Science (SS121) 12
Forest Management II FM211 Forest Management I (FM121) 12
YEAR 2: SECOND SEMESTER
Forestry Engineering III FE223 Forestry Engineering II (FE212) 12
Forest Mensuration and Inventory MI221 12
Integrated Natural Resource Management NR221 12
Forest Protection FP221 12
Forest Economics FS221 Introduction to Forestry Economics (FE111) 12
Total Credits for the Second Year 132
YEAR 3: FIRST SEMESTER
Experiential Learning FC311 All courses in previous semesters 60
YEAR 3: SECOND SEMESTER
Forest Policy and Law FL321 12
Business Management BM321 12
Human Resource Management HR321 8
Community Forestry CF321 12
Total Credits for the Third Year 104
Overall Credits 380