BS Geology
Last updated on October 1st, 2019

Road Map

Compulsory Courses 91
Other Courses 38
BS Thesis 6
Total Credit Hours 135

BACHELOR OF SCEINCE (BS) IN GEOLOGY

(Road Map)

 

Semester – 1

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
PAK 101 Pakistan Studies 2
ISL 101 Islamic Studies 2
ENG 103 English I 3
MAT 105* Mathematics 0
CSC 105 Introduction to Computers 3
PHY 101 Physics 3
GEO 105 Physical & General Geology 3
  Total Credit Hours 16

 *Academic credit of this course is zero but its contact hours, teaching material and tuition fee are equal to a 3 credit hours course.

 

Semester – 2

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
CHM 105 Chemistry 3
ENG 104 English -II 3
MAT 115 Calculus & Analytical Geometry 3
GEO 110 Fundamental of Geography & Geomorphology 3
GEO 115 Introduction to Geophysics 3
GEO 120 Field Geology 3
  Total Credit Hours 18

 

Semester – 3

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG 232 Oral Communication 3
MAT 205 Statistics 3
GEO 205 Structure Geology 3
CSC 205 Programming Fundamentals 3
GEO 210 Mineralogy & Crystallography 3
One of the Following  
HSS 111 Introduction to IR 3
HSS 115 Introduction to Media Studies 3
HSS 201 Introduction to Anthropology 3
HSS 202 Introduction to Sociology 3
  Total Credit Hours 18

Note: Students will be offered only one of the HSS subjects.

Semester – 4

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 215 Sedimentology 3
GEO 220 Optical Mineralogy 3
GEO 225 Geochemistry 3
GEO 230 Geotectonics 3
MAT 210 Advance Mathematics 3
  Total Credit Hours 15

 

Semester – Summer

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 235 Geology Field Work & Report-I 3

 

Semester – 5

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 326 Computing with Matlab 3
GEO 325 Stratigraphy of Pakistan 3
GEO 315 Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology 3
GEO 320 Marine Geology 3
GEO 305 Environmental Geology 3
GEO 310 Paleontology 3
  Total Credit Hours 18

 

Semester – 6

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 340 Wireline logging 3
GEO 350 Geology of Pakistan 3
GEO 330 Micropaleontology & Biostratigraphy 3
GEO 345 Petroleum Geology 3
GEO 335 Earthquake Seismology 3
  Total Credit Hours 15

 

Semester – Summer

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 355 Geology Field Work & Report-II 3

 

Semester – 7

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 410 Engineering Geology 3
GEO 415 Economic Geology 3
GEO 425 Research Methodology 2
GEO 420 Hydrogeology 3
GEO 405 Petroleum Engineering 3
  Total Credit Hours 14

 

 

Semester – 8

Course code Course Title Credit Hours
GEO 445 Seismic Stratigraphy 3
GEO 430 Geochemical Exploration Technique 3
GEO 435 GIS & Remote Sensing 3
GEO 440 Thesis 6
GEO 465 Comprehensive Viva Voce 0
  Total Credit Hours 15