Our agricultural course has been designed to provide the student with ample introductory skills and knowledge to be able to apply the skills in an agricultural environment. It is intended for the student who wishes to find a position in agriculture as a farmer or manager.
The program starts from first principles and it is required that persons with a mathematical background will have an added advantage to study the program. At least some exposure to high school level education is required to be able to successfully complete the program.
The usual application procedures must be observed. There are no other needs except that students should have access to a computer and they will be required to be computer literate at least capable to use a computer to be able to send and receive mail and to open attachment as well as using application software to open textbooks, prepare assignments. Where they do not have any Internet facilities, the usage of a computer is till compulsory but they can mail assignments or contact there agent to be able to study the program.
Credits and exemptions
Credits are indicated with an (*) for each tertiary level subject as well as exemptions appropriately marked where applicable for each subject.
Mathematics (Calculus I)
English I (English Composition)
English II (Composition in Business)
General Crop Science
Agricultural Business Management
Vegetable Crop Science
Fruit Tree Science
Soil Nutrient Science
Entomology and Pest Management
Outcomes and program level
The program starts at the senior high school level and advances to the first year beyond high school diploma. It is equivalent to a High School + two years tertiary study in the appropriate field.
FACULTY Diploma and Transcript