FOOD30008 Advanced Food Analysis
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2017:
Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.Show/hide details
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 60 hours comprising of 24 hours of lectures and 36 hours of practicals and demonstrations |
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Students should have completed one of the following subjects (12.5 points)
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It is recommended that students have a basic knowledge in chemistry, biology and nutrition by completing the following subject:
Study Period Commencement:
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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CoordinatorAssoc Prof Said Ajlouni
|Subject Overview:|| |
Advanced food analysis will teach students most rapid and standard conventional methods commonly used in food analysis.
These analytical techniques will include:
Methods to be examined are titration; rheology; chromatography (HPLC, GLC, ion exchange separations, spectrophotometry, UV, visible, infrared); AA; mass spectrometry; ELISA; fluorescence spectrometry and sensory.
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On the completion of this subject students should be able to:
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This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
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On completion of this subject students should have developed the following generic skills:
|Agri-food Biotechnology (specialisation of Biotechnology major) |
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