Diploma of Fisheries Studies

The diploma of fisheries studies is a two year course.

Admission Requirements

Form 5 Science with average – B+ in Chemistry, Physics,Biology, Maths and English.


Course Structure

Course Code: DFS
Course Name: Diploma of Fisheries Studies
Duration: 2 years
Core Units: 24 Units
Total Credit Points: 240
Campus: Ranadi

Unit CodeUnit TitlePre requisiteSemester OfferedYearCredit Point
FS511Mathematics and Computer Science*118
FS513Fishery Biology and Aquaculture1110
FS514Food Microbiology1112
FS515Fishing Gear Design and Method1112
FS516Introduction to Fisheries Theories1110
FS521Marine Ecology*2112
FS522Introduction to Pathology & Aquatic Diseases2110
FS523Introduction to Nutrition2110
FS524Seafood Science218
FS525Fishing Gear Engineering2112
FS526Fisheries Economics and Policies218
FS612Fisheries Education*128
FS613Analytical Chemistry1210
FS614Food Materials1212
FS615Shipboard Training1212
FS616Fish Population Dynamics1210
FS621Fluid Mechanics and Methods*228
FS622Finfish Culture and Lab2212
FS623Invertebrates, Seaweed Culture and Lab12
FS624Physical Chemistry and Lab10
FS625Fisheries Information and Processing Lab2210
FS626Seafood Distribution and Marketing228