Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001002202014SPORT FISHING IN INLAND WATERSElective243
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The aim of the course is the concept of the amateur fishing in freshwaters, the ability to understand the philosophy and ethics; the recognition of the hunting tools, to distinguish the target species of the amateur fisherman, amateur fishing can be obtained, and analysis of data related to fisheries management and to learn basic first of the amateur; management decisions and to acquire the skills.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Hasan M. SARI, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Ali İLHAN, Assoc.Prof.Dr. Esat T. TOPKARA
Learning Outcomes
1Understanding philosophy and ethics of amateur fishing.
2Recognize amateur fishing equipments
3Evaluate the use and capacity of amateur fishing equipments.
4Distinguishing the target species in freshwaters.
5To manage the amateur fishing in freshwaters.
6Understanding receive data and evaluation process in amateur fishing.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Amateur fishing concept and philosophy, ethical principles, ensuring personal safety during operations, recognizing amateur fishing equipments technique to distinguish the target species amateur fisherman, obtaining data from amateur fishing and evaluation methods, amateur fishing regulations, amateur fishery management in freshwaters.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Amateur fishing concept and philosophyFormation of amateur fishing equipment
2Ethical principles in amateur fishingFormation of amateur fishing equipment
3Security in amateur fishingFormation of amateur fishing equipment
4Recognize and construction of amateur fishing equipmentFormation of amateur fishing equipment
5Recognize and construction of amateur fishing equipmentFormation of amateur fishing equipment
6Recognize and construction of amateur fishing equipmentUsing of amateur fishing equipment
7Recognize and construction of amateur fishing equipmentUsing of amateur fishing equipment
8Midterm examUsing of amateur fishing equipment
9To distinguish the target species of amateur fishingLaboratory midterm exam
10To distinguish the target species of amateur fishingData acquisition techniques
11Data acquisition and evaluation methods from amateur fishingData acquisition techniques
12Data acquisition and evaluation methods from amateur fishingData acquisition techniques
13Data acquisition and evaluation methods from amateur fishingRegulation and evaluation of data
14Amateur fishing legislationRegulation and evaluation of data
15Amateur fishing management in freshwatersRegulation and evaluation of data
16Final examLaboratory exam
Recommended or Required Reading
ANONYMOUS, 2006. Review of Recreational Fisheries Survey Methods, National Research Council, The National Academies Press Washington, DC. SELF, ROSS L. 2014. Beginner’s Guide to Fishing. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, South Carolina, USA,. ARLINGHAUS, R., COOKE, S.J., LYMAN, J., POLICANSKY, D., SCHWAB, A., SUSKI, C., SUTTON, S.G., THORSTAD, E.B.8 2007. Understanding the Complexity of Catch-and-Release in Recreational Fishing: An Integrative Synthesis of Global Knowledge from Historical, Ethical, Social, and Biological Perspectives. Reviews in Fisheries Science 15:1, 75-167 ANONYMOUS. 2013. Management of Freshwater Fisheries. Victorian Auditor-General’s Report. Melbourne, AUSTRALIA MATULIĆ, D., ŠPREM, N., PIRIA, M., TOMLJANOVIĆ, T., TREER, T., SAFNER, R., ANIČIĆ, I. 2010. Analysis of Recreational Fisheries in the Croatian Areas of the Sava and Danube Rivers. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientifi cus, 75(4):183-190.
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
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14114
Laboratory14228
Self Study7214
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11212
Individual Study for Final Examination11212
Laboratory Midterm Examination122
Laboratory Examination122
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)86
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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LO134 54     3  
LO24 234  4 4 2 
LO35   344 353 3
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LO555  3   5   3
LO65554343 4   4
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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