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Sustainable Aquaculture (invertebrates or Vertebrates) (PgCert)

University of St Andrews

Content

Aquaculture is one of the world’s fastest growing industries, with an average growth rate of over 8% per year for the past 10 years. More than half of all the aquatic food species consumed are now produced from aquaculture and it is estimated that a further 40 million tonnes of aquatic food will be required by 2030 to supply the continuing increase in demand.

Entry Requirements

A 2.1 undergraduate Honours degree in a relevant biological science.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Postgraduate Certificate

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

1 year

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Biology

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals