Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104035132001Automation and Control Methods in AquacultureElective117
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, students will be given information on aquaculture technology and mechanization. Natural characteristics of aquatic and water resources will be announced the first part of the system. The second part contains the water flow mechanization and applied systems. In addition, systems are installed in different regions will be shown as an example.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Osman ÖZDEN
Learning Outcomes
1Students will have information on farming technology and mechanization.
2Will have information about the natural features of aquatic systemand water resources.
3Will have information about the owner applied systems and flow mechanization of water
4Will get an idea about ​​the established systems
5Will have enough information about the system setup and design
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Aquatic systems, energy: energy sources, electrical systems, generators, lighting systems and their use, water supply systems are used: the use of pumping systems, pump units, pipes and pipe types, their technical characteristics and uses, the water filtration: mechanical filtration, biological filters , sterilization and disinfection, UV filters, ozone systems, pools of water drainage systems, and aquatic life of oxygen, heating and cooling systems, and uses mekanizasyonları, Sizing systems, the use of mechanization and automation systems, importance, development, applications, and the installation of an incubation system.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1What is the the automation and mechanization in aquaculture?Önemi video ve filmlerle açıklanacak
2Types of Automation and Mechanization systemsproje sunumları için konu belirlenmesi
3Automation and mechanization used in freshwater fish farmingörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
4Automation and mechanization used in marine fish farmingörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
5Culture live baits; Automation and Mechanization used in the culture of microalgaeörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
6Automation and Mechanization used in the culture of Rotiferörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
7Automation and Mechanization used in the culture of Artemiaörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
8Midterm exam
9 Automation and mechanization used in marine fish larvae growing örnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
10 Automation and Mechanization used in feeding systemsörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
11Automation and mechanization used in classification systemsörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
12Water supply, control and alarm systemsörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
13Control and alarm systems in water treatmentörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
14Tanks and pool management, control and alarm systemsörnekler üzerinde açıklamalar
15The effect on yield of technological developments in the aquacultureproje sunumları ile genel değerlendirmeler
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Wheaton, W. Fredrick.,1977.Aquacultural Engineering . A Wiley- Interscience Publication, New York. 2.Spotte, Stephen, H., 1970. Fish and Invertebrata Culture Water Manegement in Closed Systems. Wiley-İnterscience, New York. 3- Lekang Odd-Ivar. 2007. Aquaculture Engineering, Blackwell Publishing. 4-Shepherd, C. J., Bromage, N.R. 1995. Intensive Fish Farming. Blackwell Science Ltd
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
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice14228
Discussion248
Question-Answer111
Report Preparation12525
Report Presentation100
Criticising Paper41248
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13535
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)205
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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