314 How & Why of Koi Nutrition

Learning Objectives:

Koi Keepers enrolling in this course will learn more about:

  • The basics of fish nutrition
  • How and why feeding fish differs from feeding mammalian pets
  • The specifics of Koi rations, proteins, fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and the various feed additives available
  • How to choose a diet and feed it correctly

Required Material:

All students will need an email address and internet access to the K.O.I. website. Text will be provided in .pdf format.  All homework and tests must be completed in .doc format, and emailed to the instructor in that format.

This is an advanced course.  it is expected that students will have completed #204 Koi Nutrition before taking this course.

KOI #314 is a seven week course with regular weekly assignments, and is intended to be completed within 8 weeks.  It is only taught a few times a year, so enrolled  students will be notified of the next start date.

Sample Time Table Below

February 20     Start date
February 27     Assignment 1 due
March 6            Assignment 2 due  
March 13         Assignment 3 due
March 20         Assignment 4 due
March 27         Assignment 5 due
April 3              Assignment 6 due
April 10            Final Exam due



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