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.
|Unit name||Aquaculture Hatchery Production|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Ecology and Biodiversity|Fisheries and Aquaculture|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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Explain hatchery practices based on the biology of key aquaculture species groups.
Apply and demonstrate knowledge about hatchery practices to the tasks and activities in the hatchery.
Create and design operational procedures for hatchery activities based on knowledge of hatchery practices.
Diagnose and solve problems that arise in the hatchery.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
AT1 - Assignment 1 (15%)
AT2 - Assignment 2 (20%)
AT3 - Online quizz (0%)
AT4 - 1000 Word Report (15%)
AT5 - 3 hour Exam (50%)
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