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Two Year AAS Degree in Aquarium Science


Year 1, Term 1


Year 1 Term 2


Year 1 Term 3


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


AQS 100


Intro to AQS


3


AQS 110


AQS Practicum 1


2


AQS111


AQS Practicum 2


2


BI 101


General Biology


4


BI 102


General Biology


4


BI 103


General Biology


4


MTH 95


Interm Algebra


5


GS 112


Cell Chemistry and Biology


5


AQS 165


Current Issues in AQS


1


PSY 104


Psychology in the Workplace


3


WR 121


English Composition


3


AQS 216


Elasmobranch Husbandry


2


 


 


 


PE 185SA


SCUBA


1


AQS 220


Biology of Captive Invertebrates


4


 


 


 


 


 


 


WR 227


Technical Writing


3


Term Total


15


Term Total


15


Term Total


16


Year Total


46


 


Year 2, Term 1


Year 2 Term 2


Year 2 Term 3


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


AQS 215


Biology of Captive Fish


4


AQS 226


Biology of Diverse Captive Species


2


AQS 295


AQS Internship


12


AQS 240


Life Support System Design and Operation


4


AQS 232


Reproduction and Nutrition of Aquatic Species


4


 


 


 


AQS 245


Animal Husbandry in a Research Capacity


2


AQS 252


Exhibits and Interpretation


4


 


 


 


SP 111


Speech


3


AQS 270


Fish and Invertebrate Health Management


4


 


 


 


 


AQS Elective


3


 


Humanities/Soc Sci Elective


3


 


 


 


Term Total


16


Term Total


17


Term Total


12


Year Total


 


 


 


 


45


Total Degree Hours


 


 


 


 


91

 



One Year Aquarium Science Certificate


Year 1, Term 1


Year 1 Term 2


Year 1 Term 3


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


Crse#


Course Title


CR


AQS 100


Intro to AQS


3


AQS 110


AQS Practicum 1


2


AQS111


AQS Practicum 2


2


AQS 215


Biology of Captive Fish


4


AQS 226


Biology of Diverse Captive Species


2


AQS 165


Current Issues in AQS


1


AQS 240


Life Support System Design and Operation


4


AQS 232


Reproduction and Nutrition of Aquatic Species


4


AQS 216


Elasmobranch Husbandry


2


AQS 245


Animal Husbandry in a Research Capacity


2


AQS 252


Exhibits and Interpretation


4


AQS 220


Biology of Captive Invertebrates


4


PE 185SA


SCUBA


1


AQS 270


Fish and Invertebrate Health Management


4


 


 


 


Term Total


14


Term Total


16


Term Total


9


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


 


Year 1, Term 4


 


AQS 295


AQS Internship


12


Term Total


12


Total Certificate Credits


51