Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104015211998Cephalopod FishingElective117
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Identification of some cephalopod species, fishing methods, analysis, development of species-specific fishing gear in the Turkish coasts
Name of Lecturer(s)
Assist. Prof. Dr. Ali ULAŞ
Learning Outcomes
1Establish the relationship of cephalopod species distribution and population
2To apply the methods of cephalopod prey
3To develop a method for target species-specific fishing
4Cephalopod species, fishing methods and establish a connection between
5To understand the structure and operation of fishing gear used in fishing cephalopods
6To understand the systematic classification of cephalopod species
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Systematic classification of cephalopods, cephalopod species with economic value on the shores of Turkey, the biology and behavior of the octopus, Octopus fishing methods, biology and behavior of Squid, Squid fishing methods, fish biology and behavior of the cuttle fish, the cuttle fish fishing methods. Conservation efforts for the population of octopus, squid on the type of work for the protection. Cephalopods fishing regulations
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Systematic classification of cephalopods made
2Turkey on the shores of cephalopod species have economic value
3Biology and behavior of the octopus
4Octopus fishing methodsField study
5Biology and behavior of the squid
6Squid fishing methodsField study
7Mid term
8Biology and behavior of the cuttle fish
9Cuttle fish fishing methods
10Conservation efforts for the population of octopus
11Conservation efforts for the population of squid
12Legal regulations of cuttle fish fishing
13Project presentation
14Project presentation
15Project presentation
16Final term
Recommended or Required Reading
Anonymous, 1973. FAO species identification sheets for fishery purposes (Mediterranean and Black Sea). Fischer, W. (ed.), Rome, Italy. Ebata, K. 2007. Observation of the spawning pot of octopus in kagoshima Bay.Contributions on the theory of fishing gears and related marine system.(Ed.) Mathias Paschen. Vol 5. pp 141-147. Aachen 2007. Mangold, K 1997. Octopus vulgaris: Review of the biology. I: Proceedings of the workshop on: The fishery and market potential of Octopus in California. Lang, M.A and Hocberg, F.G. (Eds). Smithsonian Institution, Washington. 85-90
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
Team/Group Work14114
Project Preparation3515
Self Study148112
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)207
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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2
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PO
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LO24444333
LO34334444
LO43443454
LO54344325
LO64444444
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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