Bachelor of Science (External)

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MAKERERE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF EDUCATION & EXTERNAL STUDIES, DEPARTMENT OF OPEN & DISTANCE LEARNING TENTATIVE YEAR PLANNER FOR THE DEGREE OF BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (EXTERNAL), FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2011/2012

DATES

YEAR /INTAKE

ACTIVITIES

 14th August – 4Th Sept 2011

BSc.I(10/11 & 2011/12)

Orientation, Registration & Lectures (Face to Face), Semester I, 2011/2012

BSc.III(09/10)

Registration & Lectures (Face to Face), Semester I, 2011/2012

BSc.IV(08/09)

 Registration & Lectures (Face to Face), Semester I, 2011/2012

STUDENTS RETURN TO THEIR HOMES/ WORK STATIONS

27th November – 20th December 2011

BSc.I(10/11 & 2011/12)

2nd Face to Face, Semester I, & End of Semester I Exams

BSc.III(09/10)

2nd Face to Face, Semester I, & End of Semester I Exams

BSc.IV (08/09)

2nd Face to Face, Semester I, & End of Semester I Exams

8th January – 31st January 2012

BSc.I(10/11 & 2011/12)

1st Face to Face , Semester II, 2011/12

BSc.III(09/10)

1st Face to Face , Semester II, 2011/12

BSc.IV (08/09)

1st Face to Face , Semester II, 2011/12

STUDENTS RETURN TO THEIR HOMES/ WORK STATIONS

25th April -20th May 2012

BSc.I(10/11 & 2011/12)

2nd Face to Face & End of Semester II Examinations

BSc.III(09/10)

2nd Face to Face & End of Semester II Examinations

BSc.IV (08/09)

2nd F-F & End of Sem.II Exams

Any changes in the Ministry of Education calendar may lead to corresponding changes in this Year Planner. • All students are strongly advised to study the Year Planner carefully and comply with the dates above as any misreading it may lead to quite serious and regrettable consequences such as missing lectures/examination(s). • Whenever possible, payments of all University Dues should be made earlier before the beginning of the Semester or before the deadline set by the Academic Registrar (third week of every semester) to avoid inconveniences on your side and enable us offer you timely services you deserve as a Distance Learner. • For any inquiries, visit the BSc (Ext)Coordination office in the Department of Distance Education, Room 15-Nsubuga block or • Call Mr. Bukenya John, the Coordinator on mobile Tel 0715-007413/0705-007413, E-MAIL:: bukenyaj@iace.mak.ac.ug

IMPORTANT INFORMATION COURSE CODE: SCX ELIGIBILITY: 1. A LEVEL LEAVERS (S.6) WITH ATLEAST TWO PRINCIPAL PASSES IN SCIENCE SUBJECTS 2. DIPLOMA HOLDERS IN SCIENCE/TECHNICAL FIELDS 3. MATURE-AGE ENTRY APPLICANTS

AREAS OF SPECIALISATION ON BSC (EXTERNAL) 1. PHYSICS (PHX) 2. MATHEMATICS (MTX) 3. BOTANY (BOX) 4. ZOOLOGY (ZOX) 5. CHEMISTRY (CHX) 6. COMPUTER SCIENCE (CSX)