BS Geology

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 (First Year)

Course Code Course Credit

Hours

Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

PAK-101

ISL-101

ENG-103

GEO-105

MAT-105*

CSC-105

PHY-101

 

 

 

Pakistan Studies

Islamic Studies

English I

Physical & General Geology

Mathematics

Introduction to Computers

Physics

 

 

2

2

3

3

0

3

3

 

2

2

3

2

3

2

2

 

0

0

0

2

0

2

2

 

2

2

3

4

3

4

4

Total 16 16 6 22

 

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

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

ENG-104

GEO-110

 

GEO-115

GEO-120

MAT-115

CHM-105

 

English II

Fundamentals of Geography & Geomorphology

Introduction to Geophysics

Field Geology

Calculus & Analytical Geometry

Chemistry

 

3

3

 

3

3

3

3

 

3

3

 

3

2

3

2

 

0

0

 

0

2

0

2

 

3

3

 

3

4

3

4

Total 18 16 4 20

Semester 3 (Second Year)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

ENG-232

GEO-205

GEO-210

CSC-205

MAT-205

 

HSS-111

HSS-115

HSS-201

HSS-202

 

Oral Communication

Structural Geology

Mineralogy & Crystallography

Programming Fundamentals

Statistics

One of The Following:

Introduction to IR

Introduction to Media Studies

Introduction to Anthropology

Introduction to Sociology

 

3

3

3

3

3

 

 

3

 

3

2

2

2

3

 

 

3

 

0

2

2

2

0

 

 

0

 

3

4

4

4

3

 

 

3

 

 

 

Total 18 15 6 21

 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-215

GEO-220

GEO-225

GEO-230

MAT-210

 

 

Sedimentology

Optical Mineralogy & Petrography

Geochemistry

Geotectonics

Advance Mathematics

 

 

3

3

3

3

3

 

 

2

2

2

2

3

 

2

2

2

2

0

 

4

4

4

4

3

Total 15 11 8 19

Summer Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-235

 

Geology Field Work & Report-I

 

3

 

0

 

0

 

3

Semester 5 (Third Year)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-305

GEO-310

GEO-315

GEO-320

GEO-325

GEO-326

 

 

Environmental Geology

Paleontology

Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology

Marine Geology

Stratigraphy of Pakistan

Computing with Matlab

 

3

3

3

3

3

3

 

3

2

2

2

3

2

 

0

2

2

2

0

2

 

3

4

4

4

3

4

 

Total 18 14 8 22

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-330

GEO-335

GEO-340

GEO-345

GEO-350

 

Micropaleontology & Biostratigraphy

Earthquake Seismology

Wireline Logging

Petroleum Geology

Geology of Pakistan

 

3

3

3

3

3

 

 

3

2

2

3

2

 

 

0

2

2

0

2

 

 

3

4

4

3

4

 

Total 15 12 6 18

Summer Semester2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-355

 

Geology Field Work & Report-II

 

3

 

0

 

0

 

3

Semester 7 (Fourth Year)

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-405

GEO-410

GEO-415

GEO-420

GEO- 425

 

 

 

Petroleum Engineering

Engineering Geology

Economic Geology

Hydrogeology

Research Methodology

 

 

3

3

3

3

2

 

 

 

2

2

2

2

2

 

 

 

2

2

2

2

0

 

 

 

4

4

4

4

2

 

 

Total 14 10 8 18

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
 

GEO-430

GEO-435

GEO-445

GEO-440

GEO-465

 

 

Geochemical Exploration Techniques

GIS & Remote sensing

Seismic Stratigraphy

Thesis

Comprehensive Viva Voce

 

 

 

3

3

3

6

0

 

 

 

3

2

2

0

0

 

0

2

2

0

0

 

3

4

4

6

0

Total 15 7 4 17