TK8108 - Topics in Fisheries and Aquaculture Cybernetics for PhD students
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2011/2012
Specialized topics within the application of cybernetic principles and technology to the utilization of marine living resources. The course may be adapted to the research focus of individual students. The course is taught every second year, next time spring 2013.
The course aims to strengthen the candidate's skills regarding application of advanced cybernetic methods and technology withn selected areas of the fisheries and aquaculture sector. The content of the seminar will be in the forefront of its field and provide a sound foundation for the candidate's scientific work within this area. Specific knowledge goals for each implementation of the course is specified and approved by IME FU.
The candidate will be trained to apply cybernetic methodology in analysis and development of technology relevant for the fisheries/aquaculture sector and will be encouraged to take a critical attitude to established knowledge in the field. Specific skill goals for each implementation of the course is specified and approved by IME FU.
The candidate shall be able to put the course topics into a broad technological, economic/business and social context. The candidate must be familiar with ethical issues related to the topics. Specific expertise goals for each implementation of the course is specified and approved by IME FU.
Learning methods and activities
Seminars, study groups, self-tuition, and laboratory/project work.
Provided at course start.
- * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.