Geology and Mineral Sciences

FACULTY OF NATURAL & APPLIED SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMICAL AND GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES
COURSES FOR STUDENTS’ REGISTRATION
2020/2021 ACADEMIC SESSION
BSc. Geology and Mineral Sciences

100 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 101Introduction to Geology I2CDr. I.A. Okunlola
2GEM 103Introduction to Earth History I1CDr. I.A. Okunlola
3CHM 103General Practical Chemistry I1C
4CHM I05General Physical Chemistry3C
5CMP 101Introduction to Computer Science3R
6PHY 101Mechanics, Thermal Physics and Waves3C
7PHY 107Practical Physics I1C
8MAT 101Algebra and Trigonometry3C
9BGY 101General Introduction to Biology3R
10GNS 101Communication in English I2C
11GNS 103Basic Communication in Arabic I1C
12GNS 105Use of Library, Study Skills and ICT2C
Total Credit Units25

100 Level Rain Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 102Introduction to Geology II2CDr. I.A. Okunlola
2GEM 106Introduction to Earth History II1CDr. I.A. Okunlola
3CHM 102General Organic Chemistry2C
4CHM 104General Inorganic Chemistry I2C
5CHM 106General Practical Chemistry II1R
6CMP 102Introduction to Problem Solving3C
7MAT 102Calculus3C
8PHY 102Electricity, Magnetism and Modern Physics3C
9PHY 108Practical Physics II1R
10BGY 102Introduction to Ecology2C
11GNS 102Communication in English II2C
12GNS 104Islamic Faith and Practices1C
Total Credit Units23

200 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 201Physical Geology2CMr. A.Y. Ojulari
2GEM 203General Petrology3CDr. R.O. Jimoh
3GEM 205Crystallographyand Mineralogy2CDr. R.O. Jimoh
4GEM 207Introduction to Field Geology and Map Interpretation3CAll Lecturers
5GEM 209Principles of Stratigraphy2CMr. A.Y. Ojulari
6CHM 201Analytical Chemistry I3C
7STA 209Statistic for Physical Science and Engineering I2R
8GNS 201Logic, Philosophy and Human Existence2C
9GNS 203Basic Communication in Arabic II1C
10GNS 205Introduction to Entrepreneurship2C
Total Credit Units22

200 Level Rain Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 202Optical Mineralogy2CDr. R.O. Jimoh
2GEM 204Introduction to Paleontology2CMr. K.A. Haruna
3GEM 206Elementary Survey2CDr. I.A. Okunlola
4GEM 208Mineral Resources and Environmental Geology2CMr. O.O. Alu
5CHM 202Basic Physical Chemistry3C
6PHY 204Waves and Optics3R
7PHY 208Experimental Physics1R
8STA 210Statistic for Physical Science and Engineering II2R
9GNS 202Nigeria People, Culture and the Economy2C
10GNS 204Basic Islamic Concepts1C
11GNS 206Contemporary Health Issues2C
Total Credit Units22

300 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 301Igneous Petrology3CMr. O.O. Alu
2GEM 305Geology of Africa2EProf. S.S. dada
3GEM 307Metamorphic Petrology3CDr. R.O. Jimoh
4GEM 309Structural Geology3CMr. O.O. Alu
5ICH 307Environmental Chemistry2R
6CMP 201Computer Programming I2R
7GNS 301Environment & Sustainable Development2C
8GNS 303Entrepreneurship and Skills Development2C
Total Credit Units19

300 Level Rain Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
1GEM 302Geotectonics3CMr. O.O. Alu
2GEM 304Principles of Geophysics2CMr. O.O. Alu
3GEM 306Photogeology and Remote Sensing2CMr. A.Y. Ojulari
4GEM 308Geochemistry2CProf. S.S. dada
5GEM 310Sedimentary Petrology2CMr. K.A. Haruna
6GEM 312Mapping and Industrial Technics in Geology3CAll Lecturers
7GEM 314Geological Entrepreneurial Skills and Consultancy2RDr. I.A. Okunlola
8GEM 390Student Industrial Work Experience3C
9CMP 202Computer Programming II2E
10GNS 302Leadership Skills, Peace & Conflict Resolution2C
 Total Credit Units23 

400 Level Harmattan Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
GEM 401Applied Geophysics3RMr. O.O. Alu
GEM 403Marine Geology3EMr. K.A. Haruna
GEM 405Applied Geochemistry and Isotopes3CProf. S.S. dada
GEM 407Hydrogeology3CDr. I.A. Okunlola
GEM 409Micropaleontology3CMr. K.A. Haruna
GEM 411Petroleum Geology2CMr. K.A. Haruna
GEM 413Sequence Stratigraphy2RMr. K.A. Haruna
GEM 415Sedimentology3EMr. K.A. Haruna
 Total Credit Units22

400 Level Rain Semester Courses

S/NCourse CodeCourse TitleUnitStatusLecturer’s Name
GEM 402Economic Geology3CDr. R.O. Jimoh
GEM 404Geology of Nigera2CProf. S.S. dada
GEM 406Palynology2RMr. K.A. Haruna
GEM 408Engineering Geology3CMr. A.Y. Ojulari
GEM 410Project in Geology5CAll Lecturers
GEM 412Seminar1CAll Lecturers
GEM 414Mining Geology3EMr. O.O. Alu
 Total Credit Units 18