Course Structure

Year One Semester One
Course No Subject C
GM 141 Basic French I 1
GM 151 Applied Electricity 3
GM 153 Linear Algebra and Trigonometry 3
GM 155 Technical Drawing 2
GM 157 Communication Skills I 2
GM 159 Introduction to Computing 2
GM 161 Physical and Structural Geology 2
GM 167 Basic Mechanics 3
GM 171 Introduction to Geomatics 2
Total 20
Year One Semester Two
Course No Subject C
GM 142 Basic French II 1
GM 150 Calculus 2
GM 156 Engineering Drawing 3
GM 158 Communication Skills II 2
GM 162 Applied Electronics 2
GM 170 Survey Measurements 2
GM 172 Applied Optics 2
GM 174 Solid Geometry 2
Total 16
Year Two Semester One
Course No Subject C
GM 251 Literature in English I 1
GM 255 Mathematical Methods 2
GM 259 Geology of Ghana 2
GM 261 Introduction to Mining 2
GM 271 Global Navigation Satellite Systems 3
GM 273 Mine Surveying 2
GM 275 Principles of Photogrammetry 2
GM 285 Engineering Surveying 3
Total 17
 Year Two Semester Two
Course No Subject C
GM 252 Literature in English II 1
GM 256* Fieldtrip & Technical Report Writing I 1
GM 272 Advanced Photogrammetry 3
GM 274 Survey Computation & Adjustment I 2
GM 276 Principles of Remote Sensing 2
GM 278 Cartography 3
GM 280 Survey Camp I 2
GM 282 Principles of Geographic Information Systems 2
Total 16
 Fieldtrips may be organised in either semester but the results shall be credited only at the second semester.
 Year ThreeSemester One
Course No Subject C
GM 351 Computer Programming 2
GM 353 Soil and Rock Mechanics 2
GM 361 Probability and Statistics 2
GM 365 Environmental Management 3
GM 373 Principles of Geodesy 2
GM 375 Field Astronomy 2
GM 377 Fleet Management 2
GM 379 Cadastral Surveying 3
Total 18
 Year ThreeSemester Two
Course No Subject C
GM 350 Mineral Resource Estimation 2
GM 352 Public Relations 2
GM 356 Field Trip & Technical Report Writing II 1
GM 370 Computer Applications in Geomatic Engineering 2
GM 372 Survey Computation & Adjustment II 2
GM 374 Hydrographic Surveying 2
GM 376 Advanced Geodesy 2
GM 380 Survey Camp II 2
GM 382 Spatial Statistics 2
Total 17
 * Fieldtrips may be organised in either semester but the results shall be credited only at the second semester.
Year Four Semester One    
Course No SUBJECT C
GM 451 Research Methods & Ethics in Science 2
GM 453 Mineral Project Evaluation 3
GM 459 Operations Research 3
GM 463 Principles of Economics 2
GM 471 Principles of Mine Planning and Design 2
GM 473 Urban Planning 2
GM 475 Remote Sensing and GIS Applications 2
GM 477 Mining Geology 2
Total 18
Year Four Semester Two
Course No Subject C
GM 450 Project Work 4
GM 452 Colloquium/Seminar 1
GM 454 Business Entrepreneurship 2
GM 456 Transportation & Highway Engineering 3
GM 458 Principles of Management 2
GM 460 Corporate Social Responsibility 2
GM 472 Ghana Land Law 2
Total 16
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C – Credit Hours