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Faculty Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters (FRO)
Study programme Agricultural Specialization (N4106)
Branch of study / Specialization Fishery and Protection of Waters (4106T040/0 - 2021)
Level of acquired qualification Postgraduate Master
Form of study Full-time
Standard length of study 2 years
Number of ECTS credits 120
Qualification awarded Engineer (2)
Access to further studies Doctoral study programme  
Type of completion State Final Exam
Study and Examination Code URL
Faculty coordinator for international students
Kačerová Lucie, Bc.
Email: lkacerova@frov.jcu.cz
Phone: +420387774636
Fax: +420387774634
Key learning outcomes The aim of the study field is to produce versatile and qualified graduates who are able to prove successful in their own or similar professional field in various companies, authorities, inspecting authorities, at the level of senior management and control both in the Czech Republic and European Union, or in starting their own business. The goal is to educate professionals who will guarantee the maintenance of fishing tradition and development, and/or fulfilling, respecting, and improvement of legislation concerning water protection and natural environment.
Specific admission requirements Completion of relevant Bachelor degree
Specific provisions for recognition of prior learning Citizens of the Czech Republic must provide proof of successful completion of their bachelor degree. Other applicants must comply with the conditions laid down by special legislation for the study of foreign nationals at higher education institutions.
Qualification requirements and regulations For admission no special qualification criteria are to be met. The advantage is knowledge of biology, chemistry and English at the level of secondary education or orientation in ichthyology, fisheries and/or water management.
Profile of the programme academical
Persistence requirements unspecified
Occupational profiles of graduates with examples The graduate of the Master of Science in Fisheries and Water Protection will be trained in the fields of ecology of the aquatic environment, modern fish farming technologies, production and sports fishing, water management and water management.
Branch of study / Specialization guarantor Kozák Pavel, prof. Ing. Ph.D.
Status Recommended year of study Recommended semester Course code Course title (* Final State Examination) Language of instruction Number of ECTS credits Course availability
A Compulsory 1 Winter VURH/ENCH Environmental Chemistry English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 1 Winter VURH/APH2 Applied Hydrobiology 2 English 5  
A Compulsory 1 Winter UA/EL1 English Language FM1 English 3  
A Compulsory 1 Winter UA/CSA Culture of Salmonids English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 1 Winter VURH/CMC Culture of Molluscs and Crustaceans English 5  
B Compulsory option 1 Winter MVIS/SPPM Subsidy Policy and Project Management English 5  
B Compulsory option 1 Winter UA/CWWC Culture of Warm Water Fish Species English 5 The course is available to visiting students
C Optional 1 Winter UA/FPTA Fish Processing Technology English 5  
A Compulsory 1 Summer UA/PRX Professional Practice English 4  
A Compulsory 1 Summer UA/EL2 English Language FM2 English 3  
A Compulsory 1 Summer VURH/BGF Breeding and Genetics of Fish English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 1 Summer SKS/DRAE Design, Realiz. and Analysis of Exp. English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 1 Summer VURH/RBF Reproductive Biology of Fish English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 1 Summer UA/POA Pond Aquaculture English 5  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer UA/DT1 Diploma Thesis 1 English 4  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer SKS/DT1 Diploma Thesis 1 English 4  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer VURH/DT1 Diploma Thesis 1 English 4  
B Compulsory option 1 Summer UA/FN2 Fish Nutrition 2 English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 2 Winter UA/SPSA Specialized Seminar English 3  
A Compulsory 2 Winter KUF/OZUC Principles of Accounting English 5  
A Compulsory 2 Winter UA/EL3 English Language FM3 English 3  
A Compulsory 2 Winter VURH/MOV Management in Open Waters English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Winter KBE/471 Ecological management of reservoirs Czech 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Winter VURH/CCF Culture of Cartilaginous Fishes English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Winter VURH/DT2 Diploma Thesis 2 English 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Winter UA/REAS Recirculating Aquaculture Systems English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Winter VURH/BIOTA Biotechnology of Aquaculture English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Winter UA/DT2 Diploma Thesis 2 English 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Winter VURH/PGPB Population Genetics and Protection of Biodiversity English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Winter SKS/DT2 Diploma Thesis 2 English 5  
C Optional 2 Winter VURH/MAF Marine Aquaculture English 5  
A Compulsory 2 Summer UA/EL4 English Language FM4 English 4  
A Compulsory 2 Summer UA/SEFB State exam Fish Breading  (*) English 0  
A Compulsory 2 Summer VURH/AQT Aquatic Toxicology English 5 The course is available to visiting students
A Compulsory 2 Summer UA/SEPAE State exam Protection of Aquatic Environment  (*) English 0  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer VURH/DT3 Diploma Thesis 3 English 6  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/COA Commodities of Aquaculture English 5 The course is available to visiting students
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/DT3 Diploma Thesis 3 English 6  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/SEWP State exam Water Protection  (*) English 0  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/COFA Culture of Ornamental Fishes English 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/SESA State exam Special Aquaculture  (*) English 0  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer SKS/DT3 Diploma Thesis 3 English 6  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer VURH/RAA Risk Assessment Analysis English 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/NPWPT New Principles of Water Purification and Treatment English 5  
B Compulsory option 2 Summer UA/SEGRF State exam Genetics and Reproduction of Fish  (*) English 0