Aquaculture

A.Y. 2017/2018
3
Max ECTS
32
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/20
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
l corso di acquacoltura ha come obiettivo formativo quello di costituire nello studente una conoscenza pratica delle problematiche che presiedono alle attività di allevamento intensivo ed estensivo degli animali acquatici. Attraverso le visite tecniche presso impianti e allevamenti, lo studente acquisisce esperienze dirette e informazioni di campo.
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Second semester
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Course syllabus
Lectures
Characterization and categories of aquaculture production systems (1 hours).
Concepts of fish morpho-physiology (1 hours).
Hatchery and production techniques for freshwater fish.
Topics cover broodstock management, spawning, larval husbandry, nursery, and grow-out of several commercially important fish species: rainbow trout (3 hours), sturgeon (1 hour), eel (1 hour), carp and other cyprinids (1 hour), sea bass and sea bream (4 hours). Bivalve molluscs farming (1 hour) and shrimps culture (1 hour).
Fish nutrition, feeding and bioenergetics (1 hour).
Ornamental fish farming and management (1 hour).
Practice
Visits to rainbow trout and sturgeon farms (16 hours).
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Course syllabus
Lectures
Characterization and categories of aquaculture production systems (1 hours).
Concepts of fish morpho-physiology (1 hours).
Hatchery and production techniques for freshwater fish.
Topics cover broodstock management, spawning, larval husbandry, nursery, and grow-out of several commercially important fish species: rainbow trout (3 hours), sturgeon (1 hour), eel (1 hour), carp and other cyprinids (1 hour), sea bass and sea bream (4 hours). Bivalve molluscs farming (1 hour) and shrimps culture (1 hour).
Fish nutrition, feeding and bioenergetics (1 hour).
Ornamental fish farming and management (1 hour).
Practice
Visits to rainbow trout and sturgeon farms (16 hours).
AGR/20 - AQUACULTURE, POULTRY AND RABBIT SCIENCE - University credits: 3
Practicals: 16 hours
Lessons: 16 hours
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