The Master in Aquaculture offers 4 modules: 3 specific training modules of the Master in Aquaculture (compulsory) and 1 Research module. The research profile includes a research activities module in aquaculture.
The Master in Aquaculture is a mixed typology: with subjects of specific training, of research and of professionalizing. The subjects are a combination of on site theoretical classes, practical classes in the laboratory, solving problems sessions or informatics, seminars, lectures and authorised works.
The duration of the Master is of 60 credits.
The 30 compulsory credits will be taught sequentially in time at the three universities participating, beginning with the Universitat de Barcelona, then the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, and finally the Universitat Politècnica de Barcelona. The lacking credits correspond to the development of research activities.
Specific formation modules of the Master in Aquaculture :
- Physiology of species of interest in aquaculture - 10 ECTS (UB)
- Animal health and welfare in aquatic animals - 10 ECTS (UAB)
- Aquaculture as a productive sector – 10 ECTS (UPC)
- Final dissertation – 30 ECTS