Aquatic Environment-Interactions Between Environment and Aquaculture

Course Information
TitleΥΔΑΤΙΝΟ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝ - ΑΛΛΗΛΕΠΙΔΡΑΣΕΙΣ ΠΕΡΙΒΑΛΛΟΝΤΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΥΔΑΤΟΚΑΛΛΙΕΡΓΕΙΩΝ / Aquatic Environment-Interactions Between Environment and Aquaculture
FacultyHealth Sciences
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorPanagiotis Angelidis
Course ID200000916

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Ktīniatrikīs (2020-2021)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses632

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours24
Class ID
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge of aquatic Ecosystems pollution. Knowledge of the impact of aquacultures on the Aquatic Environment Criteria for the development of Aquacultures in Aquatic ecosystems. Knowledge of the legislation on the establishment and operation of Aquacultures.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Respect natural environment
Course Content (Syllabus)
1st hour Introduction – Environmental impacts on aquacultures 2nd hour The drainage basin of aquatic ecosystems 3rd hour Sources of pollution and nutrients 4th hour The aquatic ecosystem – characteristics 5th hour Water quality 6th hour Water trophic conditions 7th hour Water pollution 8th hour Influence of aquacultures on the environment 9th hour Impacts of aquacultures on the environment – physical impacts 10th hour Biological impacts 11th hour Pollution control and management of the aquaculture effluents. Site selection for the installation of aquacultures 12th hour Environmental interactions assessment. Environmental impact assessment studies Practical Training 1st – 6th hour Influence of inland water aquacultures on the environment (fish farms) 7th – 12th hour Influence of marine aquacultures on the environment (fish farms)
Aquatic Environment, Aquacultures
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Written exams.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
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