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AQUA 106: Small Scale Aquaculture (3 credits)

Course Description

Survey of possibilities of small scale aquaculture. Application of basic biological and ecological concepts and theories to the selection, planning and design of small scale aquaculture systems. (3 hours lecture)

Recommended Preparation: Registration in AQUA 106L.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe past and present aquaculture technologies.
  • Plan and design a small scale aquaculture system.
  • Select appropriate small scale aquaculture organisms.
  • Determine the optimal conditions for cultivating small scale aquaculture organisms.
  • Develop a small-scale aquaculture husbandry and management plan.
  • Evaluate the economic feasibility of developing a small-scale aquaculture system.

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