Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9104035522012Culture Techniques of Abalone)Elective128
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Fundamental information about culture of the most economical species abalone and importance of this species will be given
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Serpil SERDAR
Learning Outcomes
1Ability of understanding economical abalone species
2Understanding of importance of abalone rearing
3Realization of larvae rearing
4Comprehend of importance of feeding
5Improvement of reproductive information of abalone
6Comment of biotic and abiotic factors in culture
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Description of abalone species, explain of gonad maturation and spawning, feeding of larvae, description of metamorphosis behavior, habitat selection for culture
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Description of commercially important abalonePresentation
2Gonad reproductive cycles of abalonePresentation
3Maturation of gonadPresentation
4Artificial induction of spawning and FertilizationVideo
5Larval rearing Presentation
6Microalgae culture of abalone larvaeVideo
7Feeding of larvaePresentation
8Settlement behavior and metamorphosisPresentation
9Mid exam
10Biotic factors affecting the culture of abalonePresentation
11Abiotic factors affecting the culture of abalonePresentation
12Nutrition and growth of abalonePresentation
13Habitat selection and seeding methodVideo
14Examples of the world on abalone cultureVideo
15ReportPresentation of report
16Final
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
SUM0
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Practice4624
Laboratory4624
Field Work188
Report Preparation32060
Report Presentation3618
Project Preparation12020
Project Presentation122
Self Study21530
Individual Study for Mid term Examination155
Individual Study for Final Examination155
Reading2510
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)210
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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1
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2
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3
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4
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5
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6
PO
7
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LO24334344
LO35244434
LO43233334
LO55444444
LO65444544
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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