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Course and Subject Handbook 2022 Courses Undergraduate Courses BSc – Aquaculture Science and Technology Major

Information valid for students commencing in 2022.

BSc – Aquaculture Science and Technology Major

Handbook year

2022

Major code

BSC-AQT

Credit point value

24 credit points

Owner

Division of Tropical Environments and Societies

College

Science and Engineering

Major Structure (Except as second major with Marine Biology, Zoology and Ecology, and Molecular and Cell Biology)

CORE SUBJECTS

Level 1

BS1001:03 Introduction to Biological Processes

BS1007:03 Introduction to Biodiversity

Level 2

AQ2001:03 Introduction to Aquaculture

BS2470:03 Evolution

MI2031:03 Diagnosis of Bacterial Diseases in Aquaculture

Level 3

AQ3002:03 Aquaculture: Feeds and Nutrition

AQ3003:03 Aquaculture: Propagation or AQ3004:03 Aquaculture: Stock Improvement

AQ3015:03 Sustainable Aquaculture

Major Structure  (Second major with Marine Biology or Zoology and Ecology)

CORE SUBJECTS

Level 2

AQ2001:03 Introduction to Aquaculture

MI2031:03 Diagnosis of Bacterial Diseases in Aquaculture

Level 3

AQ3002:03 Aquaculture: Feeds and Nutrition

AQ3003:03 Aquaculture: Propagation or AQ3004:03 Aquaculture: Stock Improvement

AQ3015:03 Sustainable Aquaculture

OPTIONS

Select 6 credit points of subjects from List 1 (Breadth Subjects)

PLUS

Select 3 credit points of any level 1, 2, 3 or 5 subject

Note: Students studying this as a second major in conjunction with the Marine Biology Major or the Zoology and Ecology Major have subject overlaps. Subject content contained in BS1007, BS1001 and BS2470 is completed as part of the Marine Biology Major or the Zoology and Ecology Major and this has been taken into account in your study plan

Major Structure  (Second major with Molecular and Cell Biology)

CORE SUBJECTS

Level 1

BS1007:03 Introduction to Biodiversity

Level 2

AQ2001:03 Introduction to Aquaculture

BS2470:03 Evolution

MI2031:03 Diagnosis of Bacterial Diseases in Aquaculture

Level 3

AQ3002:03 Aquaculture: Feeds and Nutrition

AQ3003:03 Aquaculture: Propagation or AQ3004:03 Aquaculture: Stock Improvement

AQ3015:03 Sustainable Aquaculture

OPTION

Select 3 credit points of subjects from List 1 (Breadth Subjects)

Note: Students studying this as a second major in conjunction with the Molecular and Cell Biology Major have a subject overlap. Subject content contained in BS1001 is completed as part of the Molecular and Cell Biology Major and this has been taken into account in your study plan.

List 1 (Breadth Subjects)

BM1000:03 Introductory Biochemistry and Microbiology* (already core in the Molecular and Cell Biology Major)

CH1001:03 Chemistry: A Central Science

CH1002:03 Chemistry: Principles and Applications

CP1401:03 Fundamentals of Problem Solving and Programming I

CP1404:03 Programming II

EA1110:03 Evolution of the Earth

EG1000:03 Engineering 1

EV1005:03 Environmental Processes and Global Change

MA1000:03 Mathematical Foundation

MA1003:03 Mathematical Techniques

MA1580:03 Foundations of Data Science

PH1005:03 Advanced Stream Physics 1

PH1007:03 Advanced Stream Physics 2