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2017 Summer Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

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
52467 TD2 Reid Brewer
DIST
5/15 - 8/5

Prerequisite: FT S274 or concurrent enrollment, or former FT S273.

This eLearning course is delivered entirely on an iPad. Students will be required to call in three times throughout the semester. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support. Directed study for: Wesley Shipley

Tuition and fees: $775 (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
51722 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST WEB
5/15 - 8/5

Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail. Initial communication at the start of the semester to develop contract paperwork for internship. Students will check in monthly with instructor. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $225; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2017 Fall Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

FT 120
3 CR
Explores the biology, fisheries, management, and research of various Alaskan fisheries throughout the state. Each week students will focus on a different portion of the state to learn about a different fishery. Fuest lecturers will emphasize the importance of research and current issues in their respective regions. Recommended for students looking to better understand how Alaska fisheries are unique.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77600 TD2 James Seeland
DIST
8/28 - 12/16

This eLearning course is delivered entirely on an iPad. Students will be required to call in three times throughout the semester. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $805 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193
1 CR
Students must have or be taking Open Water SCUBA diving certification. Minimum age 15 as required by PADI. The PADI Advanced SCUBA Diver course is comprised of five different adventure dives beyond basic SCUBA certification. An Adventure Dive concentrates on a particular activity or skill within the realm of scuba and may include boat diving, naturalist diving, night diving or any of 26 dives to choose from. Dry Suit diving, deep diving (60 feet) and navigation diving are required, but the remaining two are based upon student interest and local availability. To complete this certification course, students must complete all of the bookwork, pool dives and ocean dives required by PADI. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78771 T01 Reid Brewer,
Joel Markis
SC 115
Thursday
6:00p - 9:00p
11/20 - 12/8

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Tuition and fees: $335 (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
77603 TD2 Joel Markis
DIST
8/28 - 12/16

Prerequisite: FT S274 or concurrent enrollment, or former FT S273.

This eLearning course is delivered entirely on an iPad. Students will be required to call in three times throughout the semester. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $805 (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
77610 TD2 Joel Markis
DIST
8/28 - 12/16

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite (may be concurrent): WRTG S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

This eLearning course is delivered entirely on an iPad. Students will be required to call in three times throughout the semester. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $805 (additional charges may apply)

FT 274
3 CR
An introduction to the major groups of fishes with particular emphasis on fishes of the Pacific Northwest region of North America. Introduces students to finfish and shellfish. 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
77637 TD2 Reid Brewer
DIST
8/28 - 12/16

Prerequisite: FT S120 or concurrent enrollment, or instructor approval.

This eLearning course is delivered entirely on an iPad. Students will be required to call in three times throughout the semester. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees: $805 (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
77638 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST WEB
8/28 - 12/16

Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail. Initial communication at the start of the semester to develop contract paperwork for internship. Students will check in monthly with instructor. For more information students can go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support.

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $235; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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