Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland

Sustainable Aquaculture

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Program Information

School:Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland
Degree:Diploma; Advanced
Field of Study:Aquaculture
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Description:Aquaculture is the fastest growing food production sector globally. Farming of aquatic organisms requires involvement in the rearing or growing process of seaweeds, shellfish, finfish or plankton to enhance production for human consumption. Aquaculture has been identified as an important economic priority for the Canadian and provincial governments and currently there are approximately 14,000 people employed in long-term sustainable positions within the industry and its allied sectors. There is a large demand for leaders and managers in the aquaculture industry across Canada and around the world. We can help you be one of them.
URL:Sustainable Aquaculture at Marine Institute of Memorial University of Newfoundland
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Agricultural and Fish Products Inspectors

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    For admission to this program you must be a graduate of an appropriate degree, a three-year diploma of technology, or possess a combination of work experience and formal education acceptable to the Admissions Committee. You must also be willing to meet with an interview panel as part of a final selection process.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 25, 2019