Classes

CIT514: Inter-organizational Information Systems

Offered: 
2020

Purpose
• To introduce the learners to management issues in the design, deployment, and operations of inter organization information systems, and how to apply strategic management concepts in mitigating the issues

Learning Outcomes
• Demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between value chains and inter-organizational systems
• Explain various activities and processes in the planning, design, operational and governance of inter-organizational systems
• Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of e-commerce on inter-organizational systems

FEB 759: MODELLING DYNAMIC SYSTEMS

Offered: 
2020

Modeling is a key tool is postgraduate and indeed all scientific research. A study of theoretical, experimental and computer methods for characterizing the dynamic behavior of complex systems is the focus of this course. It gives a sound philosophical and mathematical overview of modeling systems as well as detailed mathematical and empiricalmodeling including computer simulation and solutions.

FEB 650: Transport Systems

Offered: 
2020

Course objectives
Develop Candidates Understanding and Appreciation of the Functional and Design Requirements of Transport Systems in the Field and Industry under;
1. Over-view of Industrial and Field Transport Systems
2. Interaction between land -use and travel patterns;
3. Service characteristics of transportation modes;
4. Design of unpaved and paved minor roads, minor crossings, culverts, drifts, small bridges;
5. Economic analysis and
6. Computer applications.

FEB 610: Similitude Theory and Applications

Offered: 
2020

Course objectives
1. To be able to identify correctly and to list complete, non-redundant set of governing quantities that characterize physical system.
2. To become able to generate valid set of dimensionless parameters that adequately characterizes physical system.
3. To become able to plan and organize experiment to define the response of physical systems to forcing effect through application of dimensional concepts and similitude theory.
4. To become able to use effectively similitude concepts for:
a. Designing and operating models
b. Testing physical equations

Google Classrooms

Offered: 
2020

ASS 309/AEM 307: Firm/Field/Industrial Attachment

Offered: 
2020

Each student will undertake 8 weeks attachment in a farm, district agriculture extension office, or a research station. The selection of the attachment station will be biased towards those that have a strong component of soil-related management or research activities.

ASS 409/AEM 405: Special Projects and seminars

Offered: 
2020

Purpose of the course
The purpose of this course is to enable students to develop proposals and initiate research projects aimed at finding possible solutions to current problems in our agroecosystems

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