Courses & Units

Fisheries Assessment KSM608

Launceston

Introduction

This unit provides students with a detailed understanding of the quantitative techniques employed in the assessment of fished stocks. The unit covers fishery dependent and fishery independent data and its use in predictive modelling, mortality estimation, biomass and yield modelling, stock-recruitment relationships and, fisheries risk assessments.

Summary

Unit name Fisheries Assessment
Unit code KSM608
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
Discipline Fisheries and Aquaculture
Coordinator

Dr James Haddy

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
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International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
050701 $493.00 $493.00 not applicable $2,826.00

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

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

Assessment

Coursework: 70%. Examination: 30%

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Textbooks

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