Courses list

First level

First semester 

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

3

3 

Arabic Language

MG  101

1 

6

3 

English Language

MG  103

2 

3

3 

Islamic Culture

MG  105

3 

2

2 

Principles of Physical Geography

MK  107

4 

2

2 

Principles of Human Geography

MK  109

5 

2

2 

Mathematic (1)

MK  111

6 

6

3 

Introduction to Cartography

MK  113

7 

4

2 

Scientific English (1)

MK  115

8 

28

20 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Second semester 

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

8

4 

Computer Sciences

MG  102

1 

3

3 

Principles of Climatology

MK  104

2 

2

2 

Biogeography

MK  106

3 

3

3 

Political geography

MK  108

4 

4

2 

Sciences (1)

MK  110

5 

4

2 

Scientific English (2)

MK  112

6 

4

2 

Science English (3)

MK  114

7 

28

18 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Second level

Third semester 

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

3

3 

Arabic Language

MG  201

1 

6

3 

English Language

MG  203

2 

3

3 

Islamic Culture

MG  205

3 

3

3 

Principals of Geology and geomorphology

MK  207

4 

2

2 

Geographical Thought

MK  209

5 

4

2 

Principals of Surveying

MK  211

6 

3

3 

Population Geography

MK  213

7 

4

2 

Science English (4)

MK  215

8 

28

21 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Fourth semester 

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

3

3 

Sudanese Studies

MG  202

1 

3

3

Mathematic (2)

MK  204

2 

3

3

Geography of Sudan

MK  206

3 

6

3

Principals of RS and Air photos

MK  208

4 

6

3

Environmental and Geographical txt

MK  210

5 

3

3

Principals of GIS

MK  212

6 

3

3

Sciences (2)

MK  214

7 

27

21 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Third Level

Fifth semester

Remarks

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

 

6 

3 

Research Methodology

DSB 301

1 

 

3

3

Population of Sudan

DSB 303

2 

optional 

3

3

Population and Environment

DSB 305

3 

optional 

3

3

Behavioral Geography

DSB 307

4 

 

3

3

Quantitative geography

DSB 309

5 

 

3

3

Geography of Displacement and Refuge

DSB 311

6 

optional 

3

3

Economic Activity of Population

DSB 313

7 

 

18 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Sixth  semester

Remarks

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

 

3

3

Political Geography

DSB 302

1 

optional 

3

3

Regional Planning

DSB 304

2 

optional 

3

3

Geography of Transportation

DSB 306

3 

 

3

3

Development Theories

DSB 308

4 

 

3

3

Industrial Geography

DSB 310

5 

 

3

3

Substantive Demography

DSB 312

6 

optional 

3

3

Population Migration:

Problems of measurement and estimation

DSB 314

7 

 

15 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Fourth Level

Seventh semester

Remarks

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

optional 

3

3

Population and Economic Development

DSB 401

1 

 

3

3

Human Resources Development

DSB 403

2 

optional 

3

3

Environment, Development and Woman 

DSB 405

3 

 

3

3

Planning and Development in Sudan

DSB 407

4 

optional 

3

3

Cultural Geography

DSB 409

5 

 

3

3

Applied Mathematics

DSB 411

6 

 

3

3

Population Policies

DSB 413

7 

 

15 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Eighth  semester

Remarks

Contact hours

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

 

6 

3

Field Excursion

DSB 402

1 

 

3

3

Contemporary population Issues

DSB 404

2 

 

3

3

Applied RS

DSB 406

3 

 

3

3

Geography of tourism

DSB 408

4 

optional

3

3

Medical Geography

DSB 410

5 

optional

3

3

Population and Health

DSB 412

6 

 

18 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Fifth Level

Ninth semester

Remarks

Contact hours 

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

 

6 

3

Applied GIS in Population Studies

DSB 501

1 

optional 

3

3

Theories and Measurements of human development 

DSB 503

2 

 

3

3

Population Mobility and Migration

DSB 505

3 

optional 

3

3

Design and Population Projects Management

DSB 507

4 

 

3

3

Dissertation

DSB 509

5 

 

3

3

Population Estimates, projections and Services

DSB 511

6 

 

18 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours 

Tenth  semester

Remarks

Contact hours 

Credit

hours 

Course

title 

Course

code 

serial 

 

3

3

World Population Policies

DSB 502

1 

 

3

3

Population and Urban Environment

DSB 504

2 

optional

3

3

Developing countries, problems and Development

DSB 506

3 

optional

3

3

Fertility and Reproductively Health

DSB 508

4 

 

3

3

Urbanization in Developing Countries

DSB 510

5 

 

6

3

Dissertation

DSB 509

6 

 

18 

15 

Total credit and contacts hours