BIO3017S - Marine Resources

36 credits at NQF level 7

Entry Requirements:

BIO2014F; BIO3002F is recommended.

Course Outline:

This course covers the science that supports renewable marine resource management. Topics include the diversity and life-history strategies of living marine resources, the diversity of fish and fisheries, surplus production, ecological responses to exploitation, monitoring and assessment techniques, regulatory strategies, resource economics, diversity and principles of marine aquaculture, and marine conservation theory and practise.