Annual Report 2012/2013

Teaching and Learning

Both undergraduate and postgraduate 1st year students reported on 26th September 2012 for academic year 2012/2013.

Student Enrolment

In the year 2012/2013 student enrolment  was as follows:-

PROGRAMME

NUMBER

UNDERGRADUATE

 

Bachelor of  Arts (Urban and Regional Planning)

64

POSTGRADUATE

 

Master of Arts (Planning)

32

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

 -

GRAND TOTAL

 96

 

Examinations

The first semester examinations were done from 21st January  to 2nd February 2013.  The Second semester started on 4th February 2013.

 

Summary of Graduands 2011/2012

PROGRAMME

2011/2012

UNDERGRADUATE

 

Bachelor of  Arts (Urban and Regional Planning)

42

GRADUATE

 

Master of Arts (Planning)

5

POSTGRADUATE

 

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

 1

GRAND TOTAL

 48

 

Student Affairs

The students in the department through their association (PLASA) has been active in sports, outreach, study tours and lectures/speechs by invited guest.

The following programmes are offered.

UNDERGRADUATE

POSTGRADUATE

PhD

Bachelor of  Arts (Urban and Regional Planning)

Master of Arts (Planning)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

 

Research Activities - Students

In the course of the year the Department carried out the following Planning Studio Projects including field work and stakeholder outreach.

B.A II - Regional Planning Studio Naivasha/Maai-mahiu supervised by Dr. Fridah Mugo and Mr. Romanus Opiyo - December, 2012

B.A. III - Urban Planning Studio Nairobi by Mr. C. Karisa/ Mr. E. Mairura

B.A. IV. Study Tour to Mombasa -  3rd and 4th Year  6-9th April 2012

B.A. IV. - Regional Studio  - Murang'a Prof. E. Ndegwa/ Mr. J. Murimi

B.A. IV. - Regional Studio Isinya/Kajiado County  3rd April, 2012

M.A 1. - Rural Studio - Githunguri Kiambu County - Ms. Hellen Nzainga,  Dr. I.Mwangi and Dr. S. Obiero.

M.A.1  - Regional Studio for Kibera - Prof. E. Ndegwa/ Mr. J. Murimi

M.A.II - Regional Studio - Murang'a County  " Preparation of Integrated Regional Development Plan for Kangema by Prof. E. Ndegwa and Mr. J. Murimi

M.A I. Urban Studio - Nairobi County  Dr. M. Mbathi and Dr. S. Obiero

 

NUMBER OF STAFF AND THEIR DESIGNATIONS

DESIGNATION  

NUMBER

Associate Professor

5

Senior Lecturers

4

Lecturers

 

Assistant Lecturers

4

Technologist

2

Secretaries

2

 

Research/Outreach

In the course of the year, the department held the following seminars.

- Sustainable Building  (SPOD)

- Urban Innovations  Project (UIP)

 

First Year 2013/2014 B.A. (Urban & Regional Planning) Student Report on 20th May 2013

 

Below is the time table for B.A. (Planning) 2013/2014:-

DEPARTMENT OF URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING

B.A. (PLANNING) FIRST YEAR/ ACADEMIC YEAR 2013/2014

1st    SEMESTER TIMETABLE               27th MAY- 7th SEPTEMBER 2013

 

DAY
MORNING SESSION   8:00-1:00P.M

1:00-2:00

AFTERNOON SESSION 2:00-5:00 P.M.

 

CODE

NAME

TIME

RM

INSTRUCTOR

 

CODE

NAME

TIME

RM

INSTR-

UCTOR

 

 

MON

 

BUR 100

 

BUR 102

 

 

Economics for Planners

 

Rural Planning Principles & Techniques

 

9-11

 

11-1

 

SP 108

 

SP 108

 

C. Osengo

 

H. Nzainga

 

 

L

 

BUR 106

 

Presentation Techniques II/ Site Planning Studio

 

2-5

 

5th Level- 1

 

P. Aloyo

 

 

TUES

 

BUR 106

 

 

BUR 104

 

Presentation Techniques II/ Site Planning Studio

 

Statistics for Planners

 

9-11

 

 

11-1

 

SP 108

 

 

SP 108

 

P. Aloyo

 

 

R. Opiyo

 

U

 

 

CCS 008

 

 

 

 

Elements of Philosophy

 

 

 

 

2-5

 

 

 

 

5th Level- 1

 

 

 

 

BCUC

 

 

 

WED

 

 

F R E E

 

 

 

 

N

 

 

 

F R E E

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

THU

 

BUR 104

 

BUR 106

 

Statistics for Planners

 

Presentation Techniques II/ Site Planning Studio

 

9-11

 

11-1

 

SP 108

 

SP 108

 

R. Opiyo

 

 

P. Aloyo

 

C

 

BUR 106

 

Presentation Techniques II/ Site Planning Studio

 

2-6

 

SP 108

 

P. Aloyo

 

 

FRI

 

 

 

 

BUR 100

 

BUR 102

 

 

Economics for Planners

 

Rural Planning Principles & Techniques

 

9-11

 

11-1

 

SP 313

 

SP 313

 

C. Osengo

 

H. Nzainga

 

 

H

CCS 010

 

 

HIV/AIDS

 

 

2-5

 

 

5th Level- 1

 

 

BCUC

SEMESTER DATES:   START            20th May  /05/2013                  END    7th/09/2013                  EXAMS:          26th /08/2013- 7th /009/2013

 

Type: 
Other
Year: 
2013:00