BSc. Geology

BSc, GEOLOGY MAJOR

CODE

NAME

L

P

CH

CU

YEAR 1

SEMESTER I

GLO 1101

External Earth Processes

15

30

30

2

GLO 1102

Internal Earth Processes

30

0

30

2

GLO 1103

Crystallography and Mineralogy

30

30

45

3

GLO 1104

Exogenic Natural Hazards& their mitigation

30

0

30

2

CSK1101

Communication Skills

45

0

45

3

Total CU = 9 + (3)

SEMESTER  II

GLO 1201

Palaeontology

30

30

45

3

GLO 12O2

Introduction to Petrology

30

30

45

3

PGP 1203

Geology of Uganda

30

0

30

2

GLO 1204

Petroleum Geology and well logging

30

15

45

2

Total CU = 10

YEAR 2

SEMESTER III

GLO 2101

Optical Mineralogy

30

30

45

3

GLO 2102

Structural Geology & Geotectonics

30

30

45

3

GLO 2103

Geophysics

15

30

30

2

GLO 2104

Geostastics

30

30

45

3

DES 1108

Development Studies

45

0

45

3

 

Electives   Choose only one

 

 

 

 

GLO 2105

Endogenic Natural Hazards and their Mitigation

15

30

30

2

GLO 2106

Genesis of gemstones and their significance

15

30

30

2

Total CU

SEMESTER IV

GLO 2201

Field Geology & Surveying

15

30

30

2

CODE

NAME

L

P

CH

CU

GLO 2202

Sedimentary Petrology

30

30

45

3

GLO 2203

Stratigraphy

30

0

30

2

GLO 2204

Hydrogeology

15

30

30

2

GLO 2205

Geochemistry

15

30

30

2

 

Electives  Choose only one

 

 

 

 

GLO 2206

Engineering Geology

15

30

30

2

GLO 2207

Photogeology and Remote Sensing.

15

30

30

2

GLO 2208

Endogenic Natural Hazards & their  Mitigation

15

30

30

2

Total CU = 13

RECESS TERM

GLO 3104

Field Attachment

0

90

45

3

YEAR 3

SEMESTER V

GLO 3101

Igneous Petrology

30

30

45

3

GLO 3102

Economic Geology

30

30

45

3

GLO 3103

Seminar Presentation

15

30

30

2

GLO 3104

Sedimentology

15

30

30

2

Electives (Choose only one)

GLO 3105

Environmental Geology

30

0

30

2

GLO 3106

Prospecting and Mining Geology

30

0

30

2

GLO 3107

Geomorphology

30

0

30

2

Total CU = 12

SEMESTER VI

GLO 3201

Metamorphic Petrology

30

30

45

3

GLO 3202

Geology of East Africa

30

0

30

2

GLO 3203

 Research Project

30

90

75

5

Electives (Choose only one)

GLO 3204

Ore Microscopy

15

30

30

2

GRM 3203

Water Quality & Instrumentation

15

30

30

2

 

Total = CU 12

 

BSC GEOLOGY MINOR

 

SEMESTER III

CODE

NAME

L

P

CH

CU

GLO 2101

Optical Mineralogy

30

60

60

4

GLO 2103

Geophysics

15

30

30

2

SEMESTER IV

GLO 2206

Engineering Geology

15

30

30

2

GLO 2204

Hydrogeology

15

30

30

2

GLO 2205

Geochemistry

30

30

45

3

SEMESTER V

GLO 3101

Igneous Petrology

30

30

45

3

GLO 3102

Economic Geology

30

30

45

3

SEMESTER VI

GLO 3201

Metamorphic Petrology

30

30

45

3

GLO 3202

Geology of East Africa

30

0

30

2