BIOL232

Introduction to Aquaponics

(3,3) 4

The course will cover the main topics of aquaponics including an overview of the concept; coupled versus uncoupled systems; microbiology (friendly microbes and pathogens), water chemistry and nitrogen-cycling, plant growth and nutrition, aquatic animal growth and nutrition, automation and system monitoring, sustainable energy options. Pre-requisite BIOL132 or BIOL104 and CHEM115 or CHEM108 and CHEM109.

Source: Academic Catalog 2020-21