This subject requires on campus attendance. Refer to Additional Requirements for more information.

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Aquaculture Principles and Processes

Undergraduate | TAS-ZAS120 | 2024

Study method
Online & on-campus
100% online
Enrol by
14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
14 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

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Aquaculture Principles and Processes

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Explain key aquaculture principles and processes and their relationship to biological requirements of species.
    2. Analyse processes and techniques applicable to culture of aquaculture species.
    3. Evaluate key aquaculture techniques and practices in a workplace or work-integrated experience
    4. Reflect on the application of aquaculture techniques and transferrable skills in work-relevant settings to generate plans for self-development.

Entry requirements


Conditional requisite: 25 Credit Points (two subjects) at level 100 or higher

Additional requirements

  • Attendance requirements - Students will attend a three (3) day laboratory workshop, including a 1 day workshop (Hobart and Launceston)
  • Other requirements - Teaching Arrangement: Online lectures, 1-2 hour Tutorials per fortnight, Workshops/field trips - up to 3 days per semester, including a 1-day Workshop (Hobart and Launceston). Work placement - up to 5 days per semester.

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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