Semester of Instruction
Autumn. This is a course with limited capacity.
Objectives and Content
The course gives an introduction to fish parasitology, with emphasis on parasite problems in cultured fish. Morphology, lifecycles, pathology and epizootiological aspects are dealt with. Diagnosis, prophylaxis and treatment will be described. The course has a limited number of places. Students accepted to master¿s programmes at the Department of Biology will be given priority.
The course aims to provide an understanding of parasitic diseases of fish in aquaculture, promote correct diagnoses and appropriate control measures.
Compulsory Assignments and Attendance
Laboratory course, assigments and oral presentation.Approved mandatory activities are valid for 6 semesters.
Forms of Assessment
Oral and compulsory assignments.
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.
Type of assessment: Portfolio assesment and oral examination
- Withdrawal deadline