Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104015122002Fisheries AcousticElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The use of acoustic studies in fisheries.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. H.Tuncay KINACIGİL
Learning Outcomes
1The concept of TS.
2The concept of acoustic.
3The need of acoustic for fisheries.
4Introducing of Acoustic Equipments.
5Relation of acoustic and fish speices.
6Analyzing of data.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Basic principles and applications of fisheries acoustics.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1The concept of sound in underwater.
2Basic Acoustic.
3The relations of Fisheries and Acoustic.
4The equipments of acoustic.
5The equipments of acoustic.
6The equipments of acoustic.
7Determination of echo.
8Midterm.
9The concept of TS.
10The concept of TS.
11The thechnics of calibration.
12The thechnics of calibration.
13The presentations of term project.Presentation of term project.
14The presentations of term project.Presentation of term project.
15The presentations of term project.Presentation of term project.
16Final exam.
Recommended or Required Reading
Mac Lennan, D.N., Simmonds,J.E,1991, Fisheries Acoustics. Chapman and Hall Inc.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14228
Practice224
Tutorial14228
Project Presentation3515
Self Study148112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination12020
Individual Study for Final Examination12020
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)231
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
LO13333433
LO22343443
LO33453333
LO43433332
LO53333333
LO6       
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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