Curriculum

Soil and Water Sciences Department Modules for the Academic Year (2016-2017)

Fall Semester 

First stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

English Language 1

AGRS101

2

-

2

Academic Debate 1

AGRS102

2

-

2

Computer programming

AGRS103

2

-

2

Kurdology

AGRS104

2

-

2

Introduction to soil in the Environment

AGRS105

2

3

3

Elementary Statistics with Application

AGRS106

2

3

3

Botany

AGRS107

2

3

3

 

Second Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

Environmental Soil chemistry

AGRS201

2

3

3

Environmental Soil Physics

AGRS202

2

3

3

General Microbiology    

AGRS203

2

3

3

Water resource 

AGRS204

1

3

3

Principle of Survey and Land Leveling

AGRS205

2

3

3

Elementary Statistics with Application

AGRS206

2

3

3

AutoCAD Application

AGRS207

-

3

3

 

Third Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

Soil Genesis and Classification

AGRS301

2

3

3

Hydrology               

AGRS302

2

3

3

Environmental Monitoring and  remediation

AGRS303

2

3

3

Irrigation Systems   

AGRS304

2

3

3

  Soil Management

AGRS305

2

-

2

Agricultural projects  

AGRS306

-

3

3

 

Fourth Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

Experimental Design 

AGRS401

2

3

3

Soil microbiology

AGRS402

2

3

3

Atmospheric Chemistry and Air pollution

AGRS403

2

3

3

Plant Nutrition

AGRS404

2

3

3

Land filling

AGRS405

2

3

3

Graduation Research Project

AGRS406

-

3

2


Spring Semester

First stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

English Language 2

AGRS108

2

-

2

Academic Debate 2

AGRS109

2

-

2

Computer programming

AGRS111

1

2

2

Water recourse 

AGRS112

2

3

2

Principle of Survey and Land Leveling

AGRS113

2

3

3

Principle of analytical chemistry

AGRS114

2

3

3

General Microbiology

AGRS115

2

3

3

 

Second Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

Biochemistry                                

AGRS207

2

3

3

Soil Morphology &Survey

AGRS208

2

3

3

Principles of Irrigation

AGRS209

2

3

3

Soil Ecology                                

AGRS210

1

3

3

Soil and water pollution                              

AGRS211

2

3

3

Soil and water conservation

  

AGRS212

2

3

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

Third Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

Soil physical Chemistry

AGRS307

2

3

3

Fundamental of Remote Sensing Science

AGRS308

2

3

3

Soil Mineralogy               

AGRS309

2

3

3

Soil Fertility and fertilizer

AGRS310

2

3

3

Water Harvesting            

AGRS311

2

3

3

Agricultural Projects       

AGRS312

-

3

1

Summer Training      

AGRS313

-

3

1

 

Fourth Stage

Module

Hours/ week

Units

Theory

Practical

GIS in Soil and Water Science

AGRS407

2

3

3

Soil, water and plant relationship

AGRS408

2

3

3

Biofertilizers        

AGRS409

2

3

3

Meteorology and Climatology

AGRS410

2

3

3

Optional Courses

Wastewater recycling 

AGRS411

2

3

3

Graduation  project      

AGRS412

-

3

2

 

 

 

 

 


  

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