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2020 Spring Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

FT 120Save 25%
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. Guest 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
36281 TD1 Lauren Wild
Distance Ed
1/13 - 5/2

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: $703 (additional charges may apply)

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FT 122Save 25%
3 CR
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
36282 TD1 Angela Bowers
Distance Ed
1/13 - 5/2

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: $703 (additional charges may apply)

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FT 193P
1 CR
Explores the biology and mariculture techniques for commonly grown species as well as some species of interest. The process of site selection and permitting along with special challenges in our state will also be discussed. Will include a trip to a seaweed grow out site, weather permitting.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
37433 T01 Angela Bowers
Sitka Campus 115
Thu, Fri, Sat
8:00a - 5:00p
4/23 - 4/25

Seats remaining: 7

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $257 (additional charges may apply)

FT 222Save 25%
3 CR
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
36491 TD1 Angela Bowers
Distance Ed
1/13 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S122.

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: $703 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 291Save 25%
1 - 6 CR
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
36566 TD1 Joel Markis
Arranged
1/13 - 5/2

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: $201; (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

 

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2020 Summer Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

FT 120Save 25%
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. Guest 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
52770 TD1 Angela Bowers
Distance Ed
5/11 - 8/1

Seats remaining: 24

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: $703 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 274Save 25%
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
52741 TD1 Angela Bowers
Distance Ed
5/11 - 8/1

Seats remaining: 22

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: $703 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 291Save 25%
1 - 6 CR
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
52481 TD1 Joel Markis
Arranged
5/11 - 8/1

Seats remaining: 23

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: $201; (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

 

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2020 Fall Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

FT 120Save 25%
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. Guest 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
77049 TD1 Joel Markis
Distance Ed
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 25

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: $730 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 122Save 25%
3 CR
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
77050 TD1 Staff

Seats remaining: 25

No notes

Tuition and fees: $830 (additional charges may apply)

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FT 188Save 25%
3 CR
Students will learn the basic skills to be an Open Water and Dry Suit SCUBA diver. Consists of instruction in classroom, pool, and ocean settings and covers diving theory with respect to physics, physiology, and safe diving practices. Students that complete this course will be certified with the Professional Association of Dive Instructors (PADI) as an Open Water Diver and a Dry Suit Diver specialty. Students must complete a 200 yards swim and survival float for 10 minutes.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77053 T01 Joel Markis
Sitka Campus
Thursday
6:00p - 9:00p
8/24 - 12/4

Seats remaining: 15

Must be 15 yrs. old for certification. Students must be able to: Swim 200 yds without stopping, tread water/float for 10 mins.

Tuition and fees: $1080 (additional charges may apply)

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FT 189
1 CR
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 on 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. Pass/Fail grading.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77063 T01 Joel Markis
Sitka Campus
Thursday
6:00p - 9:00p
12/3 - 12/3
Sitka Campus
Fri, Sat
9:00a - 2:00p
12/4 - 12/5

Seats remaining: 15

Prerequisite: Open Water certification from a nationally recognized SCUBA education organization (PADI, NAUI, etc).

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $468 (additional charges may apply)

This practicum will take students through the structure, organization, and process of fisheries management meetings. Depending on availability, students will attend one of the following: North Pacific Fisheries Management Council meetings, International Pacific Halibut Commission meetings, Board of Fisheries meetings or Federal Subsistence Board meetings, and will then prepare and synthesize the results.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77083 T01 Staff
Sitka Campus
Tuesday
5:30p - 8:00p
11/24 - 11/24
Anchorage
Tue, Wed, Thu
8:00a - 4:00p
12/1 - 12/3
Sitka Campus
Tuesday
5:30p - 8:00p
12/8 - 12/8

Seats remaining: 15

Pass/Fail grading.

This course will focus on the North Pacific Fisheries Management Council process and will involve travel to Anchorage for the council's Dec 1 - Dec 3 meeting.

Tuition and fees: $268 (additional charges may apply)

FT 211Save 25%
3 CR
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
77085 TD1 Joel Markis
Distance Ed
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 25

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: $730 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 222Save 25%
3 CR
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
77088 TD1 Angela Bowers
Distance Ed
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 25

Prerequisite: FT S122.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $630 (additional charges may apply)

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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
77089 TD1 Joel Markis
Distance Ed
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 24

Prerequisite: FT S120.

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: $730 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 274Save 25%
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
77091 TD1 Staff
Distance Ed
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 25

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: $730 (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

FT 291Save 25%
1 - 6 CR
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
77093 TD1 Joel Markis
Arranged
8/24 - 12/12

Seats remaining: 25

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $210; (additional charges may apply)

Save 25% off tuition on over 300 selected career and technical courses.

 
 
 

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