FIS 309 Course Synopsis

 

COURSE CODE: FIS309

COURSE TITLE: Aquaculture

NUMBER OF UNITS: 3 Units

COURSE DURATION: Three hours per week

Course Coordinator: Prof. Yemi Akegbejo‐Samsons

Email: samsons56@yahoo.co.uk

Office Location: Room D210, COLERM

Other Lecturers:                     Dr. (Mrs.) N. B. Ikenweiwe Dr. S. O. Obasa and Dr. (Mrs.) F. O. A. George.

 

Course Synopsis

Aims and types of aquaculture. History, present organization and status of aquaculture in Nigeria . Principle of aquaculture, liming and pond fertilization; food supply; selection of culture species, introduction of exotic species and their implications. Water requirements. Stocking, feeding and harvesting practices. Fish farm design. Economic consideration of aquaculture.

 

FIS 309 Course Synopsis Lecture Note

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