This unit outlines quality control systems and the sensory and non-sensory evaluation of seafood. Topics will include key attributes of a quality control system, system requirements, product attributes and measurement. Students will learn to apply a range of nonsensory and sensory methods of quality assessment to a wide variety of seafood products. Non-sensory methods will include microbiological, biochemical and physical analysis while sensory methods will focus on organoleptic assessment as applied to seafood.
|Unit name||Seafood Safety and Quality Control|
Institute for Marine & Antarctic Studies
|Discipline||Centre for Fisheries and Aquaculture|
Mr David Milne
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2017: $1,131.00||2017: $2,250.00||019905|
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- CXA125 or JFA214
Weekly for 13 weeks, 2h lectures, 3h practicals
Coursework: 50% Examination: 50%
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