Courses & Units

Aquaculture Hatchery Production JFA508

Introduction

This unit will integrate knowledge about larval and early life history biology with the practices and processes that underpin hatchery operations for algal, molluscan, crustacean and finfish production. This unit will expose students to a range of practices across key tropical and temperate aquaculture species, including the management of broodstock, management of live feeds, timing in production of juvenile animals, and hatchery hygiene.

Summary

Unit name Aquaculture Hatchery Production
Unit code JFA508
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
Discipline Fisheries and Aquaculture
Coordinator

Dr Chris Bolch

Teaching staff

Dr Chris Bolch, Dr Louise Adams and Assoc Prof John Purser

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 050701

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly for 13 weeks, 2 h lectures, 3 h practicals, 1 h tutorials

Assessment

Coursework: 50%. Examination: 50%.

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Textbooks

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