Home Economics & Rural Development

DEPARTMENT OF HOME ECONOMICS AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT

ENTRY REQUIREMENT

The entry qualification into the national diploma program in home economics and rural development is four credit level passes at SSC or TC II or equivalent in not more than two sittings, and  JAMB

The four credit level passes must include

English Language

Home Economics or Nutrition or Agricultural Science/Biology

One science subject and one other subject from

Mathematics

Geography

Economics

Social science

Religious knowledge

Any Nigeria language

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS:

YEAR I FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE DURATION CREDIT UNIT

IN HOUR

Communication In English 1 45 3.0
Sociology Of The Family 45 3.0
Introductory Biology 60 3.0
Introduction To Agriculture 60 3.0
Rural Sociology 30 2.0
Geography 15 1.0
Beginning Typewriting (25 Wpm) 120 4.0
Introduction To Hone And Rural Economics 15 1.0
Home Gardening 30 2.0
TOTAL 420 22.0

YEAR 1 (SECOND SEMESTER)

CODE COURSE DURATION CREDIT UNIT
AGT 222 Poultry Production 45 2.0
HCM 111 Food Production I 90 4.0
NUD 111 Introduction to Human Nutrition 30 2.0
SEC 112 Typewriting (35 Wpm) 120 4.0
CCO 12 Hairdressing I (Shampooing and Rinsing) 60 2.0
HRE 121 Handicrafts I 60 3.0
HRE 122 Marriage and Family Relation 15 1.0
HRE 123 Home Management/Household Equipment 45 2.0
TOTAL 465 20.0

YEAR II FIRST SEMESTER

COURSE DURATION

IN HOURS

CREDIT UNIT
Food Production II 90 4.0
Bakery And Confectioneries I 60 2.0
Hair Dressing II 60 2.0
Co-Operative Field Administration 30 2.0
Personal And Community Health 30 2.0
Handicraft II 60 2.0
Introduction To Clothing 60 2.0
Laundry 45 2.0
TOTAL 435 18.0

YEAR II SECOND SEMESTER

CODE COURSE DURATION IN

HOURS

CREDIT UNITS
HCM 231 Food Production Iii 90 4.0
HCM 235 Food Costing And Control I 30 2.0
CCC 215 Hair Dressing Iii 60 2.0
BUS 213 Small Bsiness Management 30 2.0
HRE 221 Clothing 75 3.0
HRE 222 Child Care And Development 15 1.0
HRE 223 Home Improvement And Beautification 30 1.0
HRE 224 Textile Studies 45 2.0
HRE 225 Restaurant Management 60 3.0
HRE 226 Home Management
Project 6.0
Total 435 27.0

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