Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104015182001Gill and Trammel Nets FishingElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the importance of gill and trammel net fishery in Turkish Fisheries. Also to explain the technical details, drawing with construction of them
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Cengiz METİN
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding the gill and trammel nets that used in Turkish waters.
2Knowing catch composition and period of the nets that used according to areas.
3To understand and draw the technical details of nets that are used by commercial fishermen.
4To know hanging ratio, calculate and able to build up them.
5To realize a gill-trammel net operation
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
• Explain the gill and trammel nets that used in Turkish waters. • Knowing the target species and their catching periods. • The technical details of nets that are used by commercial fishermen. • Collect the net data and could draw the plan of the nets in PC.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Defination of gill and trammel nets that aer used in Turkish waters.Literature search
2Fishing techniqes of gill and trammel netsConstruction details of the nets.
3Defination of demersal and pelagic nets and their catch compositionSurvey in fishery harbours.
4Defination of both gill and trammel nets and their major species. Survey in fishery harbours
5Apladi and duplex netsSurvey in fishery harbours
6Mechanization of gill- trammel net fishing boatsSea survey
7Regulations in gill and trammel net fishery Literature search
8Examination
9Equipments that used in net constructionSearch of nets in fishing harbours
10Hanging ratio calculations for nets Preaparing of lead and float lines
11Hanging ratio calculations for netsHanging and cutting of the nets
12Drawing techniques of the nets Data input to PC
13Fish behaviours in gill and trammel netsSea survey
14Voli and dönek methods in gill and trammel netsSea survey
15Application examApplication exam
16Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
Lecture notes are supplied by the lecturer
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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14228
Self Study1410140
Individual Study for Mid term Examination15115
Individual Study for Final Examination15115
Laboratory Examination122
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)230
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
LO1      2
LO2   5 24
LO355555 4
LO45 55  5
LO5  5  25
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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