Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104035302001Important Gastropod Species and Culture TechniquesElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Introduction of commercial gastropoda species distributed in Turkey and over the world, bio-ecological charecteristics, culture techniques and systems will be teached.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Aynur LÖK
Learning Outcomes
1History of gastropoda aquaculture
2To understand basic biological properties of gastropoda species
3To be able to learn the techniques for gastropoda aquaculture
4To able to follow national or international developments in this field
5To be able to solve the problems and to use knowledge and technology
6To be able to learn and recognize gastropoda species
7To be able to design and develope the systems and methods for aquaculture
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In this lesson, commercial gastropoda species, bio-ecology of species, breeding, rearing methods of larvae and juvenile, feeds and feeding of larvae and juvenile, culture equipments, and environmental conditions will be teached.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
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Recommended or Required Reading
Kirk O. Hahn, 1988. CRC Handbook of Culture of Abalone and Other Marine Gastropods CRC Press; 1 edition, 368 p. Laura Casteli, 2003. Marine Gastropods. In: Aquaculture: Farming Aquatic Animals and Plants ( John S. Lucas (Editor), Paul C. Southgate (Editor). Blackwell Publishing, 367-388 pp. South, A. ,1992. Terrestrial slugs. Biology, ecology and control, 428 p.
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
Team/Group Work22040
Report Preparation22040
Report Presentation22040
Self Study22040
Homework12525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)243
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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