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SLE217 - Aquaculture Nutrition and Seafood Quality

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Warrnambool
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:

SQB262

EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Giovanni Turchini

Prerequisite:

SLE111, SLE161

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

4 hours of classes per week (2 x 2 hours class per week)

Content

In SLE217 students will develop a sound understanding and technical knowledge of nutritional biochemistry and physiology principles in the context of aquaculture nutrition and industry practices. Assessing aquaculture feeds, feed management, feeding processes and stock performances, students will explore the constraints and potentialities in relation to seafood quality, markets and their role in human health benefits and risks. Learning and assessment activities in this unit challenge the student to explore a variety of sector specific technical and ethical professional practices including certification schemes, social, environmental and economic issues. While honing their knowledge of diverse communities, markets and culture in a global context, students will be expected to analyse and synthetise information, connecting theory to practice, critically thinking and developing applied skills for problem solving in the aquaculture industry.

Assessment

In-class test 30%, literature review report 30%, examination 40%

Unit Fee Information

If you are:

Domestic

  • in a Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP) - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate full fee paying student - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • postgraduate full fee paying students commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

International

  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commenced before 2016 - refer to Unit based calculation below.
  • an undergraduate, postgraduate or Higher Degree by Research student commencing in 2016 - refer to Course based calculation below.
  • a non-award student - refer to Unit based calculation below.

Course based calculation

Your unit tuition fees are based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.


Unit based calculation

Your tuition fees are calculated on the units you enrol in. This means your fees are based on the units you choose to study and not a fixed course price. The tuition fees for this unit are displayed in the table below:


Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1114$1114$4359$5005

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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