MPhil in Fisheries Science

University of Ghana

Program Description

MPhil in Fisheries Science

University of Ghana

M.PHIL FISHERIES SCIENCE

YEAR 1 (24 credits minimum and 36 credits maximum for Year 1)

Course Codes

  • OCFS 603 Coastal Zone Management 2
  • OCFS 605 Statistics and Computing 2
  • OCFS 610 Seminar I 3
  • FISH 611 Ecology of Fishes 3
  • FISH 612 Aquaculture 3
  • FISH 613 Fisheries Resource Dynamics and Assessment 3
  • FISH 617 Fisheries Techniques 2
  • FISH 618 Fish Physiology

ELECTIVES

(A minimum of 5 credits to be selected in consultation with the supervising lecturer and may depend on the student’s research area)

Course Codes

  • OCFS 601 Aquatic Environmental Studies 2
  • OCNO 611 Biological Oceanography 3
  • OCNO 613 Chemical Oceanography 3
  • OCNO 615 Physical Oceanography 3
  • OCNO 617 Oceanographic Techniques 2
  • OCNO 619 Marine Geoscience 3
  • OCNO 622 Law of the Sea 1
  • OCNO 624 Ecology of Estuaries 2
  • OCNO 626 Ecology and Conservation of Higher Marine Vertebrates 2
  • OCNO 632 Marine Botany 2
  • FISH 614 Conservation and Preservation of Fisheries

Genetic Resources 3

  • FISH 615 Fisheries Management and Economic Studies 3
  • FISH 616 Fish Pathology 2
  • FISH 622 Fish Nutrition and Energetics 2
  • FISH 624 Fish Processing and Marketing 1
  • FISH 626 Ecology of Freshwater and Wetlands 2
  • FISH 628 Freshwater Botany 2
  • FISH 632 Limnology 2

YEAR II (Requirement of 36 credits)

Course Code

  • OCNO 600 Thesis Research 30
  • OCNO 620 Seminar II 3
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Oct. 2016
Duration
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2 years
Full time
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Start date Oct. 2016
Place
Ghana Accra
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