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Course Overview

The subject covers concepts and principles of water quality management and the effects of environment and water quality on fish care and health. Topics included will cover techniques for water quality monitoring and means of filtering and treating water in recirculating aquaculture systems.

 

Objectives

 

This subject aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to perform basic water quality tests relevant to the aquaculture industry, perform key calculations for pumping and piping systems, and explain the various engineering systems used in treating water that are relevant to the aquaculture industry. 

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.

 

To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here

What You'll Learn

Topic 1: Water Quality 

Topic 2: Fluid Transportation

Topic 3: Suspended Solids Control

Topic 4: Gas Transfer

Topic 5: Biofiltration

Topic 6 Recirculating Aquaculture System

 

 

Modes of Assessment

 

100% coursework. 

 

 

Certification

 

Upon successful completion of the modular unit, students will be awarded a Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Applied Science (Aquaculture).

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

7pm - 10pm
(weekday)
Once a week 

Course Fees

Fee Type Total Fees (w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$126.32
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above
S$111.71

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

S$335.12  
Singapore Permanent Residents  S$335.12
Others & Repeat Students S$1,117.08

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With effect from 1 Jul 2020, the Workforce Training Scheme (WTS) will be replaced by Work Support Scheme (WSS), for more information, please visit:

https://www.wsg.gov.sg/programmes-and-initiatives/workfare-skills-support-scheme-individuals.html

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