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2015 Spring Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

Hands-on approach to common sampling and monitoring techniques and parameters utilized by fish technicians in Alaska fisheries. Sampling techniques include setting minnow traps, beach seining, plankton sampling, habitat assessment, and data collection. Graded Pass/Fail.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39242 T01 Joel Markis
SITKA
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/10 - 4/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39243 T90 Joel Markis
OT JNU
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/17 - 4/19

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39244 T91 Joel Markis
OT HOMER
Sun, Fri, Sat
9:00a - 5:00p
4/24 - 4/26

Pass/Fail grading.

Class held in Kenai Alaska

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of fisheries management, enhancement and rehabilitation in Alaska are reviewed in terms of the biological, economics, social, and political aspects. Topics include overviews of Alaska fishing gear and geographical areas of salmon, herring, bottom and invertebrate fisheries; management methods; enhancement and rehabilitation techniques, data collection and usage.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39250 T01 James Seeland
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with E-learning students. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html or by calling toll free 800-478-6653.

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39252 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the Internet. Additional information available at the course website:

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
1 - 3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40079 TD2 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
1/12 - 5/2

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; $40 additional flat fee (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40078 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
1/12 - 1/30

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $219 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40609 TD3 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
2/2 - 3/13

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $219 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40996 T90 James Seeland
OT CRAIG
1/12 - 5/2

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $179 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
2 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
41171 T01 Joel Markis
SITKA
All Week
9:00a - 5:00p
3/15 - 3/21

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $403 (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
39245 T01 Joel Markis
SC 110
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S273 or co-enrollment.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39246 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S273 or co-enrollment.

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

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
39260 T01 James Seeland
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S122

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with E-learning students. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39261 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S122

This course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Web based, online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the internet. Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html.

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of limnology sampling in association with fisheries research, management and enhancement are presented in a technical application format. Topics include physical and biological characteristics of freshwater systems, and data collection, management and interpretation.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39248 TD1 Megan Gahl
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: MATH S105 or MATH S107 or STAT 107, and ENGL S111, and FT S120

Online meetings. Students may choose to listen to recorded sessions on their own (with instructor permission), or participate in real time online meetings. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet. Contact with instructor via Email and the Internet . Additional information available at the course website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html or by calling toll free 800-478-6653.

Tuition and fees: $577 (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
40074 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $537 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
40075 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $577 (additional charges may apply)

An introduction to the major groups of fishes with particular emphasis on fishes of the Pacific Northwest region of North America. Lecture, laboratory, and field work will introduce students to fin fish and shell fish. 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
39262 T01 Reid Brewer
SC
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120 or instructor permission.

This local Sitka class is stacked with e-learning students.

Tuition and fees: $756 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39267 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
1/12 - 5/2

Prerequisite: FT S120 or instructor permission.

This course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Students must have access to a computer with a microphone, and the Internet, and a digital camera. Go to http://www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/support/learning.html to get started in your distance class.

Tuition and fees: $756 (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
40042 T01 Reid Brewer
SITKA
1/12 - 5/2

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 Summer Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

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
52494 T01 Reid Brewer
5/18 - 8/8

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $179; (additional charges may apply)

 
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2015 Fall Classes

FT Fisheries Tech

An overview of the ocean environment with emphasis on processes that support fisheries productivity. Introduces fundamental concepts and principles of oceanography including major geological, chemical, physical and processes that occur in the world's oceans. Concepts will be presented in light of the interrelatedness of these disciplines and how they shape marine productivity. Human uses of fisheries and current issues in oceanography will be addressed.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78939 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with e-learning students.

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78940 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Tuesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

This course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/start to get started. Order books from MBS Direct.

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

Hands-on approach to common sampling and monitoring techniques and parameters utilized by fish technicians in Alaska fisheries. Sampling techniques include setting minnow traps, beach seining, plankton sampling, habitat assessment, and data collection. Graded Pass/Fail.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78941 T90 Joel Markis
OT HOMER
Sun, Mon, Tue
8:00a - 5:00p
11/1 - 11/3

Pass/Fail grading.

Class is held in Homer, Alaska.

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

The principles, concepts and techniques of fisheries management, enhancement and rehabilitation in Alaska are reviewed in terms of the biological, economics, social, and political aspects. Topics include overviews of Alaska fishing gear and geographical areas of salmon, herring, bottom and invertebrate fisheries; management methods; enhancement and rehabilitation techniques, data collection and usage.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78942 T01 Reid Brewer
SC
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

This local Sitka course is a stacked hybrid class with e-learning students.

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78943 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

Course is a stacked hybrid class with local Sitka students. Students participate in real time online meetings as scheduled. Go to: www.uas.alaska.edu/sitka/start to get started. Order books from MBS Direct.

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

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
78944 T01 James Seeland
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78945 TD1 James Seeland
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

FT 193P
1 CR
In this one credit lab students will learn about common diseases found in fish species throughout Alaska. Basic lab techniques, supplies to have on hand, sampling procedures, collecting proper data for sample submission are all element which will be covered. This will be a 'hands-on' lab with students actively participating in a variety of activities.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79650 T01 James Seeland
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79651 T90 James Seeland
OT HOMER
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79848 T91 James Seeland
OT KETCH
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

The Federal Subsistence Board is the decision-making body that oversees the Federal Subsistence Management Program. The regional directors of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Indian Affairs, the U.S. Forest Service, and a chairman appointed by the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture. The Secretaries have delegated the authority to manage fish and wildlife for subsistence uses on Federal public lands and waters in Alaska to the Federal Subsistence Board. This class will explore how policy and procedures are created and how the regional advisory councils work to participate in this decision making process.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79628 T05 Joel Markis
SC
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79646 T04 Lauren Bell
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 6:00p
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79648 TD2 Lauren Bell
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 6:00p
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78958 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
8/31 - 12/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79640 T05 James Seeland
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79629 TD2
DIST ELIVE
Thursday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

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

FT 193
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79645 T06 Reid Brewer,
Joel Markis
SITKA
Thursday
6:30p - 9:00p
8/31 - 12/12

$350 additional fee (pool rental, air fills, book and cert cards). Students MUST be able to: 1. In water too deep to stand, swim/float for 10 min without a swimming aid. 2. Complete a 200 meter/yard surface swim or a 300 meter/yard swim with mask, snorkel and fins.

Tuition and fees: $1035 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78947 T02
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $210 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78948 T03 Lauren Bell
SC
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78959 TD1 Lauren Bell
DIST ELIVE
Monday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

A three day intensive course geared towards those who are new to Alaska's salmonid enhancement programs as well as seasoned fish culturists.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78953 T01 James Seeland
SC
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
10/26 - 10/28

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78955 T91 James Seeland
OT ANCH
Tue, Wed, Thu
9:00a - 5:00p
9/23 - 10/1

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $190 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79847 T02 James Seeland
SC
Mon, Tue, Wed
8:00a - 5:00p
10/26 - 10/28

Pass/Fail grading.

Additional Fee: Housing for 4 nights at $31 per night plus bed tax (Sitka Fine Arts Camp) will be collected at the time student registers. Total housing cost for 4 nights: $124. Rooms are double occupancy (Includes Linens).

Tuition and fees: $334 (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
78956 T01 Joel Markis
SC
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78957 TD1 Joel Markis
DIST ELIVE
Wednesday
5:00p - 7:30p
8/31 - 12/12

Prerequisite: FT S120. Corequisite: ENGL S111 and either COMM S111 or COMM S235.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $570 (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
78960 T01 Reid Brewer
SITKA
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $190; (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78961 TD1 Reid Brewer
DIST ELIVE
8/31 - 12/12

No notes

Tuition and fees per credit hour: $190; (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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