Academic Programs - Affiliation directed distance education

Bachelor of Science (General) in rural development

Admission requirements:

The student must meet the admission requirements as determined by the admission regulations at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

The study period:

Four years

Degree conferred:

The University, represented by its faculty of professors, is awarded a Bachelor of Science (General) degree in distance education in rural development for students with a cumulative average of 2.00 and above after successfully completing the four-year curriculum.

Semester: - 1

Course NameHoursCourse code
Arabic Language3(0+3)UAR110
English (1)2(0+2)UEN111
Basics of Economics2(0+2)DEC110
Basics of Social Sciences2(0+2)DRD110
Basics of Computer(2+1)2UCS112
General Mathematics(0+2)2DSD110
Basics of Political Sciences(0+2)2DPS110
Sociology of Development(0+3)3DRD111
Rural Sociology(0+2)2DRD112

Semester: - 2

Course NameHoursCourse code
Sudanese Studies2(0+2)USS14
English Language (2)2(0+2)UEN211
Sources of Islamic Knowledge and Goals of Shariaa2(0+2)UIS22
Environment and Community Health(0+3)3DRD210
General Statistics(0+2)2DSD201
Introduction to Rural Development(0+3)3DRD212
Social Care Policies(0+3)3DRD213
Basics of Management(0+3)3DBA201

Semester: - 3

Course NameHoursCourse code
Rural Project Management and Evaluation(0+2)2DRD317
Rural Development Planning(0+3)3DRD311
Gender and Development(0+3)3DRD310
Community Development(0+3)3DRD312
Rural Credit Institutes(0+3)3DRD314
Local Government Systems(0+3)3DRD316
Urban Studies(0+2)2DRD315

Semester: - 4

Course NameHoursCourse code
Topics in Development3(0+3)DRD413
Rural Residence(0+2)2DRD415
Rural Transformation(0+3)3DRD410
Policies and Models of Rural Development(0+2)2DRD411
Research Methods(2+1)2DSD410
Population and Development( 0+3)3DSD414
Sudan Economy( 0+2)2DEC410
Human Development(3+0)3DRD412
Computer Applications(0+2)2DRD414