Soil Science and Land Resources Management Course Descriptions

  1. UNDERGRADUATE FIRST SEMESTER COURSES AND LECTURERS IN-CHARGE
             S/NLEVELCOURSE CODECOURSE TITLELECTURERSCO-ORDINATOR
1200AGR 211INTROD. TO AGRICULTUREDR. ONUNWACSH  DEPT.
2200SSL 211CLIMATOLOGY AND BIOGEOGRAPHYDR. ONUNWA,  PROF. OKONKWO & MADUABUCHIDR. ONUNWA
3200SSL 213PRINCIPLES OF SOIL SCIENCEPROF. NNABUDE & PROF. NGWUPROF. NNABUDE
4300SSL 311INTROD. SOIL PEDOLOGY & PHYSICSPROF. NNABUDE & Mr.  ANENEPROF. NNABUDE
5300SSL 313SOIL FERTILITY & MICROBIOLOGYDR. OKORE & PROF OKONKWO DR. OKORE
6400SSL 422SOIL FERTILITY AND WATER MGT.DR. OKORE, PROF OKONKWO & CHIKECHIKE
7400SSL 432FARM DESIGN, SURVEY & LAND USE PLANNING  PROF. NNABUDE,  Mr. ANENE & CHIKECHIKE
8400SSL 441AGRO-METEOROLOGYDR. ONUNWA,  PROF. NNABUDE & MADUABUCHIMADUABUCHI
9500SSL 513SOIL AND PLANT NUTRITIONDR. OKORE, DR. IKPEMBE & MR. NWOSUDR. OKORE
10500SSL 517SOIL & WATER CONSERVATIONPROF. NNABUDE & DR. ONUNWADR. ONUNWA
11500SSL 521SOIL PHYSICSPROF. NNABUDE & DR. ONUNWAPROF. NNABUDE
12500SSL 519SOIL SURVEY & LAND USE PLANNINGPROF. NGWU,  ANENE & CHIKECHIKE
13500SSL 531SOIL CHEMISTRYPROF. NGWU & DR. OKOREDR. OKORE
14500SSL 527SOIL BIOLOGY & BIOCHEMISTRYDR. OKORE & CHIKECHIKE
15500SSL 523SOIL GENESIS AND CLASSIFICATIONDR. ONUNWA & MADUABUCHIDR. ONUNWA

 

 

 

  1. COURSE ALLOCATION FOR 2nd SEMESTER 2018/2019
S/NCORSE TITLECOURSE

CODE

CREDIT

HOURS

NAME OF

LECTURERS

SUPPORT

LECTURERS

CO-ORDINATOR
1.Soil Chemistry

and Microbiology

SSL 3222(i) Dr. I.K. Okore,

(ii) Mr. Maduabuchi

Johnbosco

(iii) Prof. C.I. Okonkwo

Chinelo Ezenwakwo

(for praticals)

Dr. Okore
2. Principle of Irrigation and

Drainage

SSL 5122(i)Prof. Ngwu,

(ii) Dr. (Mrs) Onunwa

Mr. Anene, B.O and Tochukwu Nwosu.Dr. Onunwa
3.Soil Fertility and Plant NutritionSSL 5222(i) Prof. Nnabude

 (ii)Dr. I.K. Okore,

iii) Chike Madueke.

 Prof. Nnabude
4.(Digital) Cartography and Remote SensingSSL 5282(i) Chike Madueke,

(ii) Emma Nnabuihe.

Basil AneneChike Madueke
5.Soil Ecology and ManagementSSL 5301(i)Prof. Nnabude

(ii) Maduabuchi Johnbosco

Tochukwu NwosuMaduabuchi
6.Soil Biotechnology and BioremediationSSL 5242i)Dr. (Mrs) Onunwa

ii)Chike Madueke.

Prof. C.I Okonkwo.Dr. Onunwa

 

 

  1. POSTGRADUATE COURSE STRUCTURE

1st Semester      

Courses                                                                                                          Units

SSL 711 Statistical Methods and Experimental Design                                2

SSL 701 Research Methodology                                                                    2

SSL 751 Soil Testing and Fertilizer Application                                           2

SSL 731 Soil-Water-Plant –Relationship                                                      2

SSL 721 Soil Survey and Land Use Planning                                                2

SSL 723 Land Use and Capability Classification                                           2

SSL 743 Special Topics or Seminar                                                               2

SSL 730   Soil Ecology and Productivity                                                       2

Total                                                                                                               16

 

 

2nd Semester

SSL 702 Computer Applications in Soil Science                                           3

SSL 732 Soil Management and Conservation                                                2

SSL 752   Fertilizer use and Fertilizer Management                                     2

SSL754 Soil Fertility Management and Quality Assessment                        2

SSL799 Project                                                                                               6

Total                                                                                                               15

 

 

 

LIST OF RECENT PROJECT TOPICS

S/NNAME OF STUDENTSNAME OF SUPERVISORSREGISTRATION NUMBERPROJECT TOPICS
1.UDECHUKWU, Lucky AmakaPROF. O.E NGWU2013864042Variations in physiochemical properties of soil under two different land use systems (forestry and pasture) in Awka, Anambra State
2.ANIKWE, Harrison OluebubeMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2013864028Effect of some weed control methods on selected chemical properties of the soil, growth and yield of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L. moench)
3.ONYENWE, Nkiruka JudithPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864048Evaluation of the productivity of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka soils under contrasting vegetation types using maize (Zea mays, L.) as the test crop.
4.UMENDOECHE, Chijioke GeoffreyPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864030Evaluation of some physical properties of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka soils under contrasting vegetation types.
5.KOGWUONYE, Cyril UcheMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2012864015Comparative study of the physical and chemical properties of termite mounds and adjacent soils in Awka, South eastern Nigeria.
6.IBEH, Promise GiftMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2013864031Soil physiochemical properties and yield of maize (Zea mays) as influenced by some organic amendments in Awka, South eastern Nigeria.
7.ONWUKA, Clara UgochiDR OKORE, I.K2013864039Effect of abattoir waste disposal on selected soil physico-chemical properties in Awka area.
8.NEJI, Bridget ObiPROF. O.E NGWU2013864040Effects of land use and management on the growth and yield of cucumber (Cucumis sativus)
9.IBEZIM, Chialuka LoveMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2013864027Soil physiochemical properties and yield of maize (Zea mays) and cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) intercrops as influenced by some organic amendments in Awka, South Eastern Nigeria.
10.ARUNGWA, Favour NkechiPROF. O.E NGWU2013864034Sustainability evaluation of soils soil science research farm Awka south, sourth eastern Nigeria using maize (Zea mays) as the test crop.
11.IGWE, Chiwendu JulietMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2013864037Soil physical and chemical properties and yield of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) as influenced by different colours of plastic mulch materials in Awka, Southeastern Nigeria
12.ONYEMOABI, Jecinta OluchukwuPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864026Effect of toposequence on the selected chemical properties of soil in Awka, south earstern Nigeria.
13.EMEZIE-CHIGBO, Chioma OluchukwuPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864043Irrigation requirement for okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) under varying management options.
14.UMEH, VictorPROF. C.I OKONKWO2013864051Effect of liming materials on soil physico chemical properties and yield of cucumber.
15.JIDEOFOR, Kosisochukwu CynthiaPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864050The effect of toposequence on the physical properties of soil in Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.
16.EGUAH, Cordilia IzoduwaPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864047Irrigation requirements for cucumber (Cucumis sativus) under varying management options.
17.NWOKOLO, Onyinye UzodimmaMRS ONUNWA AKUDO.O. PhD2013864032Soil physical and chemical properties and yield of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) as influenced by some soil organic amendments in Awka, Southeastern Nigeria.
18.EZE, Ugochukwu GeorgePROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864044Productivity of soils along a toposequence in Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, using cucumber as a test crop.
19.UMEIKE, Chidinma EuchariaPROF. NNABUDE, PETER C.2013864029Irrigation requirement for fluted pumpkin (Telfairia occidentalis) under varying management options.

 

20.OKAFOR, Favour A.DR. OKORE, I.K2013864045Assessment of manurial quality of selected livestock waste in Awka, Anambra State.
21.UWAOMA, Cynthia ChekwubeDR. OKORE, I.K2013864041Effect of poultry manure, cassava peel and their combinations on the dry matter yield of okra (Abelmoscus esculentus) and selected soil physiochemical properties at Awka.
22.NWEKE, Rachael IfeyinwaPROF, O.E NGWU2013864035Soil suitability evaluation of a farmland in Awka, Anambra state, Southeastern Nigeria using cassava (Manihot esculenta).
23.IKEH, Izuchukwu MarkDR. OKORE, I.K2013864010Effect of cow dung on the dry matter yield of pepper (Capisicum frustescens) and selected physic-chemical pf soil at Awka, Area.
24.OGBUISHI, Patrick ChinonsoPROF. C.I OKONKWO2013864003Effects of different tillage methods on some selected soil physic-chemical properties on yield of maize (Zea mays)

 

 

 

NNAMDI AZIKIWE UNIVERSITY, AWKA

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

 

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 LECTURE TIME TABLE

DAY/TIMEFAG  (Annex)/FAG Hall (Main)FAG Hall I

[Adj. Dean’s office]

FAG Hall II

[Near Soil Sc. HOD]

FAG Hall III

[Near FAG. Lib]

 
Monday; 8-9 amSSL 524*CSH 222AGR 322SSL 522 
9-10 amFAM 562*, SSL 524*CSH 222AGR 322SSL 522 
10-11 amFAM 522*, AGR 324*FST 102/FST 224AGR 324FWM 526 
11-12 noonFAM 522*, FAM 330*, AGR 324*FST 102/FST 224AGR 324FWM 512 
12-1 pmFWM 302*AEC 202AEC 322SSL 524 
1-2 pmFAM 332*, FWM 302*AEC 202SSL 322SSL 528 
2-3 pmFAM 322*, AST 232*AST 232SSL 322FAM 562 
3-4 pmFAM 334*, AST 232*AST 232AEC 362FAM 522 
4-5 pmFST 392FWM 526SSL 322FAM 524 
5-6 pmFST 392FWM 532SSL 322  
      
Tuesday 8-9 am FST 222CSH 506FAM 318 
9-10 amFWM 522*FST 222CSH 506FAM 318 
10-11 amFWM 310*FAM 212FST 506FST 302 
11-12 noonFWM 532*, FWM 310*FAM 212FST 506FST 510 
12-1 pm CSH 526AEC 526SSL 512 
1-2 pm CSH 526AEC 526SSL 530 
2-3 pmFAM 322*FST 502FWM 314SSL 530 
3-4 pmFAM 324*FST 504FWM 312FWM 308 
4-5 pmFAM 324*FWM 544FST 202FWM 308 
5-6 pm FWM 544FST 202  
 

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 LECTURE TIME TABLE

 
DAY/TIMEFAG  (Annex)/FAG Hall (Main)FAG Hall I

[Adj. Dean’s office]

FAG Hall II

[Near Soil Sc. HOD]

FAG Hall III

[Near FAG. Lib]

 
Wednesday 8-9 amFAM 528*, FWM 304*FST 204FAM 322CSH 524 
9-10 amFAM 528*, FWM 304*FST 206FAM 322CSH 532 
10-11 amFAM 562*, FAM 328*, FAM324*,

AEC 372*, FWM 542*, FWM 322*,

AST 312*

CSH 528CSH 202SSL 528 
11-12 noonFAM 562*, AEC 372*, FWM 542*,

FWM 322*, AST 312*

CSH 528CSH 202SSL 528 
12-1 pmAGR 322CSH 222FAM 320AEC 542 
1-2 pmAGR 322, FAM 526*CSH 222FAM 320AEC 542 
2-3 pmAST 252, FAM 526*, FAM 216*SSL 512FWM 324FWM 532 
3-4 pmAST 252, FAM 532*SSL 512FWM 332FWM 512 
4-5 pm FWM 232SSL 534FAM 334 
5-6 pm FWM 232SSL 534FAM 334 
      

Thursday 8-9 am

AEC 322, FWM 306*, AST 334*FAM 530CSH 506FWM 524 
9-10 amAEC 322, FWM 306*, AST 334*FAM 530CSH 506FWM 524 
10-11 amAGR 324, SSL 512*,

FWM 528*, AST 324*

FST 102CSH 534FST 508 
11-12 noonAGR 324, FAM 524*, SSL 530*,

FWM 528*, AST 324*

FST 104CSH 534FAM 214 
12-1 pmCSH 324, FAM 524*, AST 252*SSL 522CSH 536AST 524 
1-2 pmCSH 324, AST 252*SSL 522FWM 536AST 526 
2-3 pmSSL 322FST 304ENT 302AST 542 
3-4 pmSSL 322FST 306ENT 302AST 544 
4-5 pmFWM 222AEC 528FAM 330FAM 216 
5-6 pmFWM 222AEC 528AST 312FAM 216 
 

FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE

SECOND SEMESTER 2018/2019 LECTURE TIME TABLE

 

 
DAY/TIMEFAG  (Annex)/FAG Hall (Main)FAG Hall I

[Adj. Dean’s office]

FAG Hall II

[Near Soil Sc. HOD]

FAG Hall III

[Near FAG. Lib]

Friday  8-9 AMFAM 534STAT 202AGR 322FWM 534 
9-10 amFAM 534STAT 202AGR 322FWM 522 
10-11 amAEC 524AST 252SSL 322FAM 528 
11-12 noonAEC 524AST 252FWM 204FAM 214 
12-1 pmFST 512AEC 562FWM 204FWM 528 
1-2 pmFST 514AEC 562FAM 326FWM 536 
2-3 pmAST 232, AEC 522*FST 308FAM 326FST 518 
3-4 pmAST 232, AEC 522*FST 308AST 232AST 334 
4-5 pmFST 508FST 310AST 232FST 516 
5-6 pmFST 508FST 310 FST 516 

 

 

Dr. Okore, Ikokwu Kalu,

HOD, Soil Science and Land Resources Management