Course Code

                     Each course code has a prefix GeES, followed by 4 digit course numbers. GeES stand for the name of the program that is Geography and Environmental Studies. The first digit of the course number represents the year in which the course is being offered. The third represent semester and the fourth implies the sequence of courses in the category.

           List of Courses

        List of Common Courses

Course Name

Course Code

Critical Thinking & Logic

LoCT 1011

Economics

Econ 1011

Communicative English Language Skill I

FLEN 1011

Geography of Ethiopia and the Horn

GeES 1011

Math for Social Sciences

Math 1011

General Psychology

Psyc 1011

Physical Fitness

SpSc 1011

Introduction to Emerging Technologies

EmTe 1012

Social Anthropology

Anth 1012

Entrepreneurship

Mgmt 1012

History of Ethiopia and the Horn

Hist 1012

Communicative English Language Skills II

FLEN 1012

Moral and Civic Education

MCiE 1012

Global Trends

GlTr 1012

Inclusiveness

INCL 1012

       List of Major Courses

Introduction to Geographic Thought

GeES 2011

Introduction to Computer Applications in GeES

GeES 2012

Introduction to Climate

GeES 2013

Geomorphology

GeES 2014

Economic Geography

GeES 2015

Quantitative Techniques & Spatial Analysis

GeES 2021

Cartography and Map Reading

GeES 2022

Applied Climatology

GeES 2023

Environmental Hydrology

GeES 2024

Agroecology and Farming System

GeES 2025

Cultural and Social Geography

GeES 2026

Development Geography

GeES 3011

Geography of Population and Settlement

GeES 3012

Introduction to Surveying

GeES 3013

Introduction to GIS

GeES 3014

Geography of Natural Resources Analysis &

Management

GeES 3015

Soil Geography

GeES 3016

Terrain Analysis and Land Use Planning

GeES 3021

Applied GIS

GeES 3022

Fundamentals of Remote Sensing

GeES 3023

Geography of Transport and Development

GeES 3024

Urban Geography

GeES 3025

Research Methods in Geography and Environmental

Studies

GeES 3026

Urban and Regional Planning

GeES 4011

Geography of Tourism and Development

GeES 4012

Land Administration and Registration

GeES 4013

Environmental Policy, Ethics and Governance

GeES 4014

Biogeography

GeES 4015

Project Design and Management in GeES

GeES 4016

Year – I

S.No

Course Name

Course Code

Cr.hr

ECTS

Semester- I

1

Critical Thinking

LoCT 1011

3

5

2

Economics

Econ 1011

3

5

3

Communicative English Language Skill I

FLEN 1011

3

5

4

Geography of Ethiopia and the Horn

GeES 1011

3

5

5

Math for Social Sciences

Math 1011

3

5

6

General Psychology

Psyc 1011

3

5

7

Physical Fitness

SpSc 1011

2

Contact hr.

 

Total

 

18

30

Semester – II

1

Introduction to Emerging Technologies

EmTe 1012

3

5

2

Social Anthropology

Anth 1012

2

4

3

Entrepreneurship

Mgmt 1012

3

5

4

Inclusiveness

SNIE1012

2

4

5

Communicative English Language Skills II

FLEN 1012

3

5

6

Moral and Civic Education

MCiE 1012

2

4

7

Global Trends

GlTr 1012

2

4

 

Total

 

17

31

Year – II

S.No

Course Name

Course Code

Cr.hr

ECTS

Semester- I

1

Introduction to Geographic Thought

GeES 2011

3

5

2

Introduction to Computer Applications in GeES

GeES 2012

3

5

3

Introduction to Climate

GeES 2013

3

5

4

Geomorphology

GeES 2014

3

5

5

Economic Geography

GeES 2015

3

5

 

Total

 

15

25

Semester – II

1

Quantitative Techniques & Spatial Analysis

GeES 2021

4

6

2

Cartography and Map Reading

GeES 2022

4

6

3

Applied Climatology

GeES 2023

3

5

4

Environmental Hydrology

GeES 2024

3

5

5

Agroecology and Farming System

GeES 2025

3

5

6

Cultural and Social Geography

GeES 2026

3

5

 

Total

 

20

32

 

Year – III

S.No

Course Name

Course Code

Cr.hr

ECTS

Semester- I

1

Development Geography

GeES 3011

3

5

2

Geography of Population and Settlement

GeES 3012

3

5

3

Introduction to Surveying

GeES 3013

3

5

4

Introduction to GIS

GeES 3014

3

5

5

Geography of Natural Resources Analysis & Management

GeES 3015

3

5

6

Soil Geography

GeES 3016

3

5

 

Total

 

18

30

Semester – II

1

Terrain Analysis and Land Use Planning

GeES 3021

3

5

2

Applied GIS

GeES 3022

4

6

3

Fundamentals of Remote Sensing

GeES 3023

3

5

4

Geography of Transport and Development

GeES 3024

3

5

5

Urban Geography

GeES 3025

3

5

6

Research Methods in Geography and Environmental Studies

GeES 3026

3

5

 

Total

 

19

31

Year – IV

S.No

Course Name

Course Code

Cr.hr

ECTS

Semester- I

1

Urban and Regional Planning

GeES 4011

3

5

2

Geography of Tourism and Development

GeES 4012

3

5

3

Land Administration and Registration

GeES 4013

3

5

4

Environmental Policy, Ethics and Governance

GeES 4014

3

5

5

Biogeography

GeES 4015

3

5

6

Project Design and Management in GeES

GeES 4016

3

3

 

Total

 

18

30

Semester – II

1

Seminar on Contemporary Geographical Issues

GeES 4021

2

4

2

Political Geography

GeES 4022

3

5

3

Livelihood and Food Security

GeES 4023

3

5

4

Environmental Hazard and Risk Management

GeES 4024

3

5

5

Environmental Impact Assessment

GeES 4025

3

5

6

Senior Essay

GeES 4026

3

5

 

Total

 

17

29