Plymouth University

Plymouth University

Sustainable Aquaculture Systems

Aquaculture is now recognised as the fastest growth sector of agribusiness on a global scale - learn about this growing industry through our multidisciplinary approach, which places emphasis on sustainable use of aquatic and marine resources for commercial exploitation for food and products. You'll discover the scientific rationale for improving aquatic animal health, production and reducing environmental impact and address the socio-economic factors.

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good Honours degree in a relevant subject. Applicants may also be considered if without recent formal qualifications. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: Health and Production in Aquaculture, Research Project, Postgraduate Research Skills & Methods, Sustainable Use of Resources in Biological Systems and Contemporary Issues in Aquaculture. Optional modules include: Marine Planning, Economics of the Marine Environment and Seafood Processing - Current Perspectives. The modules shown for this course or programme are those being studied by current students, or expected new modules. Modules are subject to change depending on year of entry.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,200 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Plymouth Site Plymouth PL4 8AA South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
01752 585858