Bachelor Of Science In Petroleum and Minerals Geoscience

Course Overview

It’s a three year programme of intensive lecture study course works and field practical. The programme introduces the students to the rock layering mineral preverance and management of hazardous substance, wastes and pollutants.

Course Duration: 3 Years

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Year One - Semester One


Course Code COURSE UNIT LH PH CH CU
YEAR 1 SEMESTER 1        
NUPMG 31101 Introduction to Production Technology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31102 Introduction to Geology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31103 Sedimentology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31104 Mathematical Analysis 60 00 60 04
NUPMG 31105 Earth Surface Processes 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31106 Computer Applications 30 60 60 04

 



Year One - Semester Two


YEAR 1 SEMESTER 2        
NUPMG 31201
Regional Geology of Uganda
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31202 Petroleum Geophysics 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31203 Mineral Exploration, Mining & Processing Technology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31204 Organic Chemistry 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31205 Geographical Information System 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 31206 Mineralogy & Petrology 45 30 60 04

 



Year Two - Semester One


YEAR 2 SEMESTER 1        
NUPMG 32101 Petroleum Production Technology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32102 Remote Sensing 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32103 Hydrogeology 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32104 Petroleum Geology & Exploration 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32105 Mining & Environment 45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32106 Structural Geology 45 30 60 04

 



Year Two - Semester Two


YEAR 2
SEMESTER 2        
NUPMG 32201
Principles of Thermodynamics
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32202
Well Logging
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32203
Occupational Health & Safety
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32204
Paleontology
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32205
Computer Modeling & Simulation
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32206
Petroleum Reservoir Management
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 32207
Industrial Training
00 150 75 05

 



Year Three - Semester One


YEAR 3
SEMESTER 1
       
NUPMG 33101
Reservoir Geophysics
60 00 60 04
NUPMG 33102
Sedimentary Basin Analysis
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33103
Geochemistry
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33104
Solid & Fluid Mechanics
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33105
Enhanced Oil & Gas Recovery
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33106
Oil Exploration & Production Law
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33107
Research Methods & Proposal writing
45 30 60 04

 



Year Three - Semester Two


YEAR 3
SEMESTER 2
       
NUPMG 33201
Renewable Energy Technology
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33202
Petro-physics
45 30 45 04
NUPMG 33203
Petroleum Refining & Transportation
45 30 45 04
NUPMG 33204
Geostatistics
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33205
Petroleum Economics & Risk Analysis
60 00 60 04
NUPMG 33206
Reservoir Characterization
45 30 60 04
NUPMG 33207
Dissertation
00 150 75 05