Lecture: 3 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3

AQU 240 – Fish Nutrition & Diseases

Prerequisites: BIO 111 Corequisites: None

This course introduces the principles of fish and shellfish nutrition and provides a background in the management of diseases and parasitic infestations. Topics include nutritional requirements of fish and shellfish, feed formulation, feeding practices, viral diseases, bacterial diseases, parasites, and medication and disease prevention. Upon completion, students should be able to discuss the principles of nutrition and identify and control microbial and parasitic diseases of fish and shellfish.