Duration of Programme

The Bachelor of Water Resources Management and Agro-Meteorology Degree of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti Nigeria runs normally for a minimum of 5 academic sessions or 10 semesters and a maximum of 7 academic sessions or 14 semesters for UTME candidates, and a minimum of 4 academic sessions or 8 semesters and a maximum of 6 academic sessions or 12 semesters for direct entry candidates.

Summary of Course Structure

S/N Category Units          
1 General Studies/Entrepreneurship 16
2 Basic Science/Engineering Courses 45
3 Core Departmental Courses 90
4 Electives 11(14)
5 Student Industrial Training 6
Total 168 (170)

Course Structure by Semesters

100 Level   First Semester                                                                                         
Course Code Course Title Status Credit
BIO 101 General Biology 1 Core 3
BIO 107 Practical Biology 1 Core 1
CHM 101 General Chemistry 1 Core 3
CHM 107 Practical chemistry Core 1
MTH 105 Introduction to Mathematics Core 3
PHY 101 General Physics 1 Core 3
PHY 107 Physics Laboratory 1 Core 1
CSC 101 Introduction to Computer Science 1 Core 2
GST 101 Communication in English 1 Core 2
GST 103 Use of Library and ICT Core 2
GST 105 Introduction to Entrepreneurship Core 1
TOTAL     22
  100 Level Second Semester
Course Code Course Title Status Credit
BIO 102 General Biology 11 Core 3
BIO 108 Practical Biology 11 Core 1
CHM 102 Organic Chemistry Core 3
CHM 108 Practical chemistry 11 Core 1
MTH 106 Elementary Mathematics Core 3
PHY 102 General Physics 11 Core 3
PHY 108 Physics Laboratory 11 Core 1
CSC 102 Introduction to Computer Science 11 Required 2
GST 102 Communication in English 11 Core 2
GST 106 Evaluation of Opportunity and Business Concept Core 1
GST 108 or 110 Government, Society and Culture OR African Culture and Civilization Core 2
TOTAL     22

200 Level   First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 201

Introduction to Climatology & Biogeography

Core

2

AGR 201

Introduction to Agriculture

Core

3

SLM  201

Principles of Soil Science

Core

2

CSC 201

Structured Programming 1

Core

2

MTH 201

Mathematical Foundation

Core

3

GST 203

Feasibility Plan & Investment Decision Making

Core

1

GST 205

Introduction to Philosophy, Logic and Human Existence

Core

2

Electives

Choose one elective

 

2

AEE 201

Principles of Agricultural Economics

Elective

2

GPY 211

Introduction to Earth Science

Elective

2

TOTAL

 

 

17

 

200 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 202

Introductory Meteorology

Core

2

WMA 204

Elements of Hydrology

Core

2

CHM 206

Analytical Chemistry

Core

2

CSC 208

Structure Programming 11

Core

3

MEE 204

Fluid Mechanics 1

Core

2

APH 202

Principles of Animal Production

Core

2

GST 202

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

Core

2

GST 204

Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour

Core

1

Electives

Choose one elective

 

2

MTH 202

Ordinary Differential Equation

E

2

AEE 204

Introduction to Statistics

E

2

TOTAL

 

 

18

300 Level   First Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 301

Surface Water Hydrology

Core

3

WMA 303

Energy and Environment

Required

1

WMA 305

Water Resources of Nigeria

Core

2

 WMA 307

Hydraulics

Core

3

WMA 309

Agrometeorology 1

Core

3

WMA 311

Agro-Met Instrumentation & Network Design

Core

2

CSH 301

Arable Crop Production

Core

2

Elective

Choose one elective

 

3

WMA 313

Environmental Chemistry

Elective

3

FAQ 309

Aquaculture

Elective

3

TOTAL

 

 

21

 

 

 

 

 

300 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 302

Ground Water Hydrology

Core

3

WMA 304

Remote Sensing & Mapping Techniques

Core

3

WMA 306

Synoptic Meteorology

Core

2

WMA 308

Hydraulics Laboratory

Core

1

WMA 310

Surveying & Photogrammetry

Core

3

WMA 312

Water Quality Assessment & Pollution Control

Core

2

WMA 314

Field Trip

Core

1

Elective

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

 

15

400 Level   First Semester:  Water Resources Management Option

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 401

Principles of Soil and Water Conservation

Core

2

WMA 403

Water Quality Assessment

Core

3

WMA 407

Tropical Weather Systems

Core

3

 WMA 409

Agrometeorology 11

Core

3

WMA 411

Hydro-Met Instrumentation and Network Design

Core

2

WMA 413

Wastewater Engineering

Core

2

Elective

Choose one elective

 

2

WMA 405

Environmental Monitoring Systems and Techniques

Elective

2

WMA 415

Principles of Aeronautical & Marine Meteorology

Elective

2

TOTAL

 

 

17

 

400 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 402

Industry-based supervisor’s Assessment  (SIWES)

Core

2

WMA 404

FUOYE Supervisor’s Assessment (SIWES)

Core

1

WMA 406

Student’s Report (SIWES)

Core

2

WMA 408

Oral Presentation

Core

1

TOTAL

 

 

6

 

400 Level   First Semester:  Agricultural Meteorology Option

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 401

Principles of Soil and Water Conservation

Core

2

WMA 403

Water Quality Assessment

Core

3

WMA 407

Tropical Weather Systems

Core

3

 WMA 409

Agrometeorology 11

Core

3

WMA 411

Hydro-Met Instrumentation and Network Design

Core

2

WMA 417

Weather Analysis and Prediction

Core

3

Elective

Choose one elective

 

2

AEE 301

Agricultural Extension

E

2

WMA 415

Principles of Aeronautical & Marine Meteorology

E

2

TOTAL

 

 

18

 

 

400 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 402

Industry-based supervisor’s Assessment  (SIWES)

Core

2

WMA 404

FUOYE Supervisor’s Assessment (SIWES)

Core

1

WMA 406

Student’s Report (SIWES)

Core

2

WMA 408

Oral Presentation

Core

1

TOTAL

 

 

6

500 Level   First Semester:  Water Management Option

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 501

Water Resources Planning & Management

Core

2

WMA 503

Agro-Met Instrumentation & Observation & Network design

Core

3

WMA 505

Ecological Disasters Management & Control

Core

2

 WMA 507

Environmental Law

Core

2

WMA 509

Hydraulic Structures

Core

2

SLM 503

Soil Physics

Core

3

CSH 501

Research Methods, Field Experimentation and Data Analysis

Core

3

TOTAL

 

 

17

 

 

 

500 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 502

Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting

Core

3

WMA 504

Irrigation and Drainage

Core

3

WMA 506

Environmental Impact Assessment

Required

2

WMA 508

Environmental Engineering

Core

3

 WMA 510

Watershed Management

Core

2

WMA 599

Project

Core

4

TOTAL

 

 

17

 

500 Level   First Semester:  Agricultural Meteorology Option

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 501

Water Resources Planning & Management

Core

2

WMA 503

Agro-Met Instrumentation & Observation & Network design

Core

3

WMA 505

Ecological Disasters Management & Control

Core

2

WMA 507

Environmental Law

Core

2

CSH 501

Research Methods, Field Experimentation and Data Analysis

Core

3

SLM 503

Soil Physics

Core

3

TOTAL

 

 

15

 

 

 

 

500 Level Second Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Status

Credit

WMA 502

Hydro-meteorological Forecasting

Core

3

WMA 504

Irrigation and Drainage

Core

3

WMA 506

Environmental Impact Assessment

Required

2

WMA 512

Agro-Met Methods and Applications

Core

3

 WMA 514

Oceanography

Core

2

WMA 599

Project

Core

4

TOTAL

 

 

17