SLE343 - Fisheries Management
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 2: Warrnambool|
|Previously coded as:|
3 hours of class per week (week 1-6), 1 hour class per week (week 7-11), 2 day intensive seminar per trimester and a 1 day field trip.
The intent of the unit is to provide a broad overview of domestic and global fisheries, fishing methods and varying tools for sustainable ecosystem based fisheries management. The unit will explore the science, policy and economics underlying management activities and the stakeholders involved. The unit includes a seminar with professional fisheries managers and a site visit with fisheries industry representatives. The program prepares students to understand the complexities associated with stakeholder engagement and handling the multifaceted issues that come with managing recreational and commercial fisheries and their associated habitats.
Topics to be addressed include:
- Introduction to fisheries management
- Types of Fisheries
- Domestic and International Fisheries
- Fisheries Methods
- Fisheries Economics
- Fisheries Statistics
- Fisheries Stakeholders
Case study (approximately 3000 words) 50%, topic reports (3 x 5%) 15%, final test 35%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.