Institute of Applied Sciences – Centre of Agriculture, Aquatics and Animal Sciences

Advanced Diploma in Fish Management

AG4-02-19

Course details

This course of studies offers the learner a wide perspective of different aspects of fish management and will provide them with a broad knowledge and aptitude related to the fish husbandry sector and industry. Learners will acquire knowledge, skills and competencies in both the farmed and ornamental fish husbandry industries. This programme of studies also exposes learners to key concepts related to wild stock fisheries management.
The programme will give an opportunity to learners to gain experience while learning new skills and are constantly encouraged to relate theory to practice at all stages through assignments, projects, practical work and work placements. Scheduled fish husbandry duties form an integral part of the curriculum.

Dan il-kors ta’ studji joffri lill-istudent perspettiva wiesgħa ta’ aspetti differenti tal-ġestjoni tal-ħut u jipprovdilhom għarfien u aptitudni wesgħin relatati mas-settur u l-industrija tat-trobbija tal-ħut. L-istudenti jakkwistaw l-għarfien, il-ħiliet u l-kompetenzi meħtieġa fl-industriji tat-trobbija tal-ħut, kemm dik tal-fish farms kif ukoll dik ornamentali. Dan il-programm ta’ studji jesponi wkoll lill-istudenti għal kunċetti ewlenin relatati mal-ġestjoni tas-sajd tal-ħut selvaġġ.
Il-programm jagħti opportunità lill-istudenti biex jiksbu esperjenza filwaqt li jiksbu ħiliet ġodda u jiġu kontinwament imħeġġa li jorbtu t-teorija mal-prattika fl-istadji kollha permezz ta’ assignments, proġetti, ħidma prattika u esperjenzi ta’ xogħol. Id-dmirijiet skedati tat-trobbija prattika tal-annimali jifformaw parti integrali mill-kurrikulu.

Level 4

2 years full-time

Work placement

MCAST Diploma in Fish Husbandry
or
MCAST Diploma in Animal Care
or
MCAST Diploma in Horticulture
or
MCAST Diploma in Applied Science
or
4 SEC/O-Level /SSC&P (Level 3) passes
Preferred: Agribusiness, Biology, Chemistry, English Language, Mathematics