12h Th, 12h Pr, 3d FW
Number of credits
|Specialised master in environmental management in developing countries||3 crédits|
Language(s) of instruction
Organisation and examination
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents
Inland water rivers are undergoing many anthropogenic pressures that have major impacts on fisheries resources and fishing activities, especially in southern countries.
The objective of the course is to learn the basics of the ecology of inland water fish, which are necessary to understand a thoughtful and integrated management of their populations.
Solutions are proposed to conciliate the uses and services provided by rivers (hydroelectricity, navigation, irrigation, tourism, etc.) and the protection of fish resources.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit
Learning basic knowledges of the ecology of inland water fish in order to apprehend the thoughtful management of their populations in a context of numerous and varied anthropic pressures.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills
Basic knowledge in biology
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture with the possibility of interactions with students for any questions related to their particular interests. Field acivities are organized.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)
Physical presence for the theoritical courses and the field activities.
Recommended or required readings
No reading required in addition to copies of power-points of the course.
Assessment methods and criteria
A respectful interaction between the professor and the students is the best for the atmosphere during the theoretical classes. It is requested to arrive on time and not to devote the attendance to theoritical course to parallel activities via a computer or a smartphone.
Prof. Michaël Ovidio Tél: 04/3665027-Secretary04/3665081 M.Ovidio@uliege.be