Lecture: 2 Lab: 3 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 2

AQU 260 – Aquariology

Prerequisites: AQU 111 Corequisites: None

This course provides students with a broad background in the diseases, nutrition, genetics and breeding of aquarium and ornamental fishes. Topics include major viral, bacterial and fungal diseases, basic nutritional requirements, and genetics and breeding practices for major aquarium and ornamental fish species. Upon completion, students should be able to recognize disease symptoms, develop a feeding program, and develop a breeding program for a variety of ornamental fishes.