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2015 Spring Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

Hands-on approach to common sampling and monitoring techniques and parameters utilized by fish technicians in Alaska fisheries. Sampling techniques include setting minnow traps, beach seining, plankton sampling, habitat assessment, and data collection. Graded Pass/Fail.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39242 T01 Joel Markis
SITKA
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/10 - 4/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39243 T90 Joel Markis
OT JNU
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/17 - 4/19

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39244 T91 Joel Markis
OT HOMER
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/24 - 4/26

Pass/Fail grading.

Class held in Kenai Alaska

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of fisheries management, enhancement and rehabilitation in Alaska are reviewed in terms of the biological, economics, social, and political aspects. Topics include overviews of Alaska fishing gear and geographical areas of salmon, herring, bottom and invertebrate fisheries; management methods; enhancement and rehabilitation techniques, data collection and usage.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39250 T01 James Seeland
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with E-learning students. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html or by calling toll free 800-478-6653.

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39252 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the Internet. Additional information available at the course website:

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
1 - 3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40079 TD2 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
1/12 - 5/2

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; $40 additional flat fee (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40078 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
1/12 - 1/30

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $219 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40609 TD3 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
2/2 - 3/13

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $219 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40996 T90 James Seeland
OT CRAIG
1/12 - 5/2

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
2 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
41171 T01 Joel Markis
SITKA
All Week
9:00a - 5:00p
3/15 - 3/21

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $403 (additional charges may apply)

Presents common sampling and monitoring techniques and parameters utilized by fish technicians in Alaska fisheries. Provides instruction on field safety and survival techniques. Introduces students to nets, stream survey techniques, intertidal assessment, fish counts, habitat assessment, and data collection, recording, and presentation.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39245 T01 Joel Markis
SC 110
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S273 or co-enrollment.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39246 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S273 or co-enrollment.

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

The second course of a two semester sequence which introduces students to the principles, concepts and methods used in the production of Pacific salmon with an emphasis on modern fish culture techniques used by Alaska producers. Methods used to enhance and rehabilitate the five species of Pacific salmon harvested in the commercial, sport and subsistence fisheries of Alaska and Northwestern United States will be covered in detail. Provides students with understanding of regulations and guidelines established by the state of Alaska to administer salmon enhancement programs through private non-profit aquaculture association.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39260 T01 James Seeland
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S122

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with E-learning students. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39261 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S122

This course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Web based, online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of limnology sampling in association with fisheries research, management and enhancement are presented in a technical application format. Topics include physical and biological characteristics of freshwater systems, and data collection, management and interpretation.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39248 TD1 Megan Gahl
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: MATH S105 or MATH S107 or STAT 107, and ENGL S111, and FT S120

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the Internet . Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html or by calling toll free 800-478-6653.

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of fishery management techniques, principles and concepts; state, federal and international laws that affect fisheries; and fundamentals of fishery economic principles. Emphasis on the biological, economic, social, and political aspects of fisheries management. Examples from the Pacific Northwest will be used to highlight management techniques.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40074 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40075 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

An introduction to the major groups of fishes with particular emphasis on fishes of the Pacific Northwest region of North America. Lecture, laboratory, and field work will introduce students to fin fish and shell fish. Identification and classification, anatomy and physiology, age and growth, reproduction and behavior will be studied. Emphasis will be placed on commercially important fish species of Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39262 T01 Reid Brewer
SC
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120 or instructor permission.

This local Sitka class is stacked with e-learning students.

Tuition and fees: $756 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39267 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120 or instructor permission.

This course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet, and a digital camera. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your distance class.

Tuition and fees: $756 (additional charges may apply)

Work in an approved fisheries agency or natural resource based industry with a fisheries emphasis. The student is to be supervised by a senior employee of the agency in cooperation with the faculty advisor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40042 T01 Reid Brewer
SITKA
1/12 - 5/2

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 Summer Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

Work in an approved fisheries agency or natural resource based industry with a fisheries emphasis. The student is to be supervised by a senior employee of the agency in cooperation with the faculty advisor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
52494 T01 Reid Brewer
5/18 - 8/8

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 Fall Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

An overview of the ocean environment with emphasis on processes that support fisheries productivity. Introduces fundamental concepts and principles of oceanography including major geological, chemical, physical and processes that occur in the world's oceans. Concepts will be presented in light of the interrelatedness of these disciplines and how they shape marine productivity. Human uses of fisheries and current issues in oceanography will be addressed.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78939 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78940 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

Hands-on approach to common sampling and monitoring techniques and parameters utilized by fish technicians in Alaska fisheries. Sampling techniques include setting minnow traps, beach seining, plankton sampling, habitat assessment, and data collection. Graded Pass/Fail.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78941 T01 Joel Markis
SC
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of fisheries management, enhancement and rehabilitation in Alaska are reviewed in terms of the biological, economics, social, and political aspects. Topics include overviews of Alaska fishing gear and geographical areas of salmon, herring, bottom and invertebrate fisheries; management methods; enhancement and rehabilitation techniques, data collection and usage.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78942 T01 Reid Brewer
SC
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78943 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

The first course of a two semester sequence which introduces students to the principles, concepts and methods used in the production of Pacific Salmon with an emphasis on modern fish culture techniques used by Alaskan producers. Addresses all aspects of fry and smolt production. Topics include water quality, brood stock management, egg collection and incubation, egg and live fish transport, fresh and saltwater rearing techniques, feeding practices, growth, record keeping and fish health management.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78944 T01 James Seeland
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78945 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79017 T02 Lon Garrison Jr
SITKA
Mon, Thu
5:00p - 7:30p
10/1 - 11/9

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78958 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78949 T04 Joel Markis
SITKA
Wednesday
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $625 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78946 T01 James Seeland
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78947 T02 James Seeland
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78948 T03
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78959 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

This intensive course focuses on salmon enhancement techniques and skills appropriate to new students as well as those with fish culture experience. Topics include egg incubation techniques, feeding techniques, rearing, pathobiology and tagging and marking techniques. Course includes in-class lecture, labs, and visits to local salmon hatcheries.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78953 T01 James Seeland
SC
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78954 T90 James Seeland
OT KETCH
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78955 T91 James Seeland
OT ANCH
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of fishery management techniques, principles and concepts; state, federal and international laws that affect fisheries; and fundamentals of fishery economic principles. Emphasis on the biological, economic, social, and political aspects of fisheries management. Examples from the Pacific Northwest will be used to highlight management techniques.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78956 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78957 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

Work in an approved fisheries agency or natural resource based industry with a fisheries emphasis. The student is to be supervised by a senior employee of the agency in cooperation with the faculty advisor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78960 T01 Reid Brewer
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $190; (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78961 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $190; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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