Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104035081998Methods for Biomass Determination AquacultureElective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Aquaculture aquatic organisms is necessary for larval feeding period was determined for biomass.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Semra CİRİK
Learning Outcomes
1Marine microalgae biomass determination to learn
2To understand the methods of determination of Biomass
3Learning and applying the definition of biomass in aquaculture
4Population genetics to make a comment about Microalgae
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
In this course, measurement of aquatic biomass systems, as well as in aquaculture and the weight of a given area at any time of the organic materials obtained from the measurement methods are described
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Biomass DefinitionAquaculture and the definition of biomass
2Aquaculture and the importance of biomassAquaculture and the importance of biomass
3Biomass determination of the classification methods Biomass determination of input methods
4gross weight, dry weight measurements in the biomassProblem solving with guide
5The amount of biomass ash, Cla cell density Problem solving with guide
6Biomass methods of counting and counting cameras Problem solving with guide
7The average volume of organisms (biyovalum) by measuring the biomass determinationProblem solving with guide
8Mid-term exam
9The effect of carbon in photosynthesis Carbon and its importance
10Microalgae population genetics Microalgae population genetics and applicability in aquaculture
11Photobioreactors in algae cultureProblem solving with guide
12Mass cultures of microalgae bioflactationProblem solving with guide
13Determination of marine microalgae biomassProblem solving with guide
14Productivity Problem solving with guide
15Term project presentationTerm project presentation
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Cirik, S., Gökpınar, Ş. 2008: Plankton Bilgisi ve Kültürü, Ege Üniversitesi Yayınları, Su Ürünleri Fakültesi Yayın No: 47, Ders Kitabı Dizini No: 17 (5. baskı), 274 s. Barclay, W.R., McIntosh, R.P. 1986: Alal Biomass Technologies. An Interdisciplinary Perspective, J. Cramer, 273 s.
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
Project Preparation13535
Project Presentation155
Self Study14570
Individual Study for Mid term Examination13030
Individual Study for Final Examination13030
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)228
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
PO
1
PO
2
PO
3
PO
4
PO
5
PO
6
PO
7
LO1554 231
LO25543 2 
LO3543  21
LO4553412 
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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