Postgraduate course

Fisheries Management

Teaching semester

Spring. Limited capacity. More info: http://www.uib.no/en/matnat/53431/admission-courses-limited-capacity

Objectives and Content

The lectures provide an overview of world fisheries, principles and objectives for fisheries management, guidelines for responsible fisheries, current policies for national and international management and systems for biological advice to managers.

Learning Outcomes

The course aims to provide a general understanding of fisheries management issues relevant for assessment biologists.

Required Previous Knowledge

Compulsory parts of bachelor's degree in biology/aquaculture

Recommended Previous Knowledge

Compulsory parts of Bachelor in Biolog/Aquaculture

Compulsory Assignments and Attendance

 Practical exercises

Forms of Assessment

Oral examination

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.

Course Evaluation

Students will evaluate the course in accordance with the quality assurance system at UiB and the Department. You can find courseevaluations in the Quality Assurance Reports.


Contact Information

Contact the Study Section at the Department of Biological Sciences: studie@bio.uib.no

Exam information

  • Type of assessment: Oral examination

    Withdrawal deadline