Welcome to Makerere University Undergraduate Dissertations Repository (Mak UD). Mak UD is a collection of undergraduate theses and dissertations/undergraduate research project reports and field reports submitted as a requirement for the award of undergraduate degrees of Makerere University.
Other Useful ResourcesMakerere University Institutional Repository (Mak IR), formerly called Uganda Scholarly Digital Library (USDL) is found at http://makir.mak.ac.ugMak IR is a collection of scholarly output of by researchers of Makerere University, including scholarly articles and books, post-graduate electronic theses and dissertations, conference proceedings, technical reports and digitised library collections. It is the official Institutional Repository (IR) of Makerere University.
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- College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES)
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- College of Health Sciences (CHS)
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHuSS)
- College of Natural Sciences (CoNAS)
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- Makerere University Library
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(Makerere University, 2019-09)In order to test for spoilage in fish tissues, rancidity indicating substances were quantified using the TBA-MDA assay. The reaction between thiobarbituric acid (TBA) and thiobarbituric acid reactive substances (TBARS) to ...
Geophysics , lithologic units, structures in the basement rock and sediments of Semiliki basin (ALBERTINE GRABEN) (Makerere University, 2019-05-31)The report comprises a detailed compilation of findings from the Semliki basin field study in the Albertine area, Western Uganda. The materials and methodology used to achieve the main objective; collection and interpretation ...
Evaluation of the performance of Expanded Polystyrene Panels (EPS) in comparison with common masonry as a walling unit in construction (Makerere University, 2019-05)According to a study we carried out through distributing 50 questionnaires randomly to individuals renting in Kampala, part of the reason for the high percentage of the population settling in rental accommodation was the ...
Assessment of the impacts of burning regimes on soil quality in the Kakira Sugar Plantation in Eastern Uganda (2019-07)Burning is a common practice used by farmers before harvesting sugarcanes. Fires cause major changes in soil properties in many agricultural ecosystems but little is known about the effects of burning regimes on soil quality ...
Prevalence of faecal entamoeba, microsporidium and cryptosporidium in habituated mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park (2019-09)Infectious diseases pose one of the major threats to endangered species such as mountain gorillas (Gorilla beringei beringei) and a risk of gastrointestinal parasites transmission from humans to wildlife has been considered ...