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FISH 333: Principles of Aquaculture

Water as an environment for aquaculture; characteristics for selection of fish for aquaculture; energy budget of typical fish for aquaculture. Aquaculture systems and techniques. Concepts of integrated aquaculture. Principal food chain in fish ponds. Fish...

FISH 332: Industrial Internship

Students will be attached to relevant stakeholder institutions for a period of six (6) weeks during the long vacation.  Students will be assessed from reports received from supervisors at the industry as well as report written by students of learning...

FISH 204: Introduction to Aquaculture

Basic definitions and terminologies in aquaculture and mariculture: Global aquaculture trends and current status. Economic importance of aquaculture. Characteristics of sites and desirable species for culture. Cultured species of tropical Africa. Fish...

FISH 203: Introduction to Limnology

Definition and importance of Limnology. The hydrologic cycle. Characteristics of rivers and lakes. Formation, zonation, classification and stratification of lakes. Major man-made and natural lakes of Africa. Biotic and abiotic factors influencing productivity...

FISH 201: Introduction to Fisheries Science

Definition and Scope of Fisheries Science. History of fishing and past fisheries survey of the coastal waters of Ghana including the Fridjof Nansen Surveys. The status of world fisheries and current world fishing situation.  Fish Ecology: ecological...

ESCI 607 ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY

The course covers the chemical nature of the key pollutants of air, soils and freshwater and marine bodies; the effects of the pollutants in the environment and management of the pollutants; and, the chemistry of the major industries, and their problems in...

EASC 616 PETROLEUM GEOCHEMISTRY

The aim of this course is to introduce students to the concepts and development of petroleum geochemistry in petroleum exploration. The course will therefore focus on, Accumulation and sedimentation of organic matter; Introduction to palynology and...

EASC 601 INTRODUCTION TO PETROLEUM INDUSTRY AND PETROLEUM BUSINESS

This course introduces students to basic economics and legal framework of the petroleum industry. It presents an overview of the petroleum industry, and covers the basic economics in the petroleum life cycle and the fundamentals of international oil and gas...

COMA 682 SEMINAR II

In the second year, each student will make an oral presentation on the results of research undertaken. The student must also present a progress report midway into the second year. These will be assessed for 3 credits.

COMA 681 SEMINAR I

The student is expected to attend all seminars specified by the Department. Each student is expected to make his/her own oral presentation on a proposed research at a project proposal seminar. Seminars on offer include coastal management, climate change...

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