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  • UNDERGRADUATE COURSES


    YEAR TWO

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Introduction to Aquaculture and Fisheries Science AQF211 2.50 15.00 45.00


    Semester 2

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Culture of Fresh Water Fish AQF221 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fish Taxonomy and Systematics AQF222 2.50 30.00 15.00
    Fish Anatomy and Physiology AQF223 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fish Biology AQF224 2.00 15.00 30.00


    YEAR THREE

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project I AQF310 0.50 0.00 15.00
    Fish Genetics AQF311 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fish Population Dynamics and Stock Assessment AQF312 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fish Nutrition and Feeds AQF313 3.00 30.00 30.00


    Semester 2

    Tutorial Hours
    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Credits
    Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project II AQF320 0.50 15.00
    Aquaculture Engineering AQF321 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fish Breeding and Reproduction AQF322 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Aquatic Ecology AQF323 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Fishing Technology AQF324 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Integrated Agriculture and Aquaculture Systems AQF424 3.00 30.00 30.00


    YEAR FOUR

    Semester 1

    Course Title Course Code Credits Lecture Hours Practical Hours Tutorial Hours
    Aquaculture And Fisheries Research Project III AQF410 1.00 0.00 30.00
    Fish Processing AQF411 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Fish Diseases and Parasites AQF412 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Aquaculture and Environment AQF413 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Limnology and Oceanography AQF414 3.00 30.00 30.00


    Semester 2

    Course Title Course Code Tutorial Hours Lecture Hours Practical Hours Credits
    Aquaculture and Fisheries Industrial Attachment AQF400 3.00 0.00 90.00
    Aquaculture and Fisheries Research Project IV AQF420 2.00 0.00 60.00
    Mariculture AQF421 3.00 30.00 30.00
    Aquaculture Economics and Marketing AQF422 2.00 15.00 30.00
    Fisheries Management AQF423 2.50 30.00 15.00
    Integrated Agriculture and Aquaculture Systems AQF424 3.00 30.00 30.00