Product development and quality management 413

Module code FST 413
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content Lectures: Principles involved and steps that are followed to develop new food products that are safe, tasty, nutritious and cost effective. Application of the theory of food product development. Quality management systems with specific reference to Good Manufacturing Practices, HACCP and ISO 9000. National and international standards, Codex Alimentarius, FDA. Application of food legislation. Food Packaging. Practicals: A product development project will be planned, conducted and presented. Application and implementation of HACCP.
Module credits 30.00
Prerequisites FST 260 or TDH and FST 351 and FST 352
Contact time 6 practicals per semester, 15 discussion classes
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Food Science
Period of presentation Semester 1

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