Dairy Products III

Subject 208-804 (2009)

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Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 9 (Graduate/Postgraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2009.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 50 hours in lectures, class discussion, practical session and case studies
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: Dairy Technology
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

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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Subject Overview: Evaporation, including the topics of principles, pretreatment,

types, components and function of evaporation,

membrane technology in the dairy industry, drying of milk and

whey, powders made from milk and whey; types of powders

and their functional properties will be covered; other processing

techniques used for concentration of milk components, quality

control of process for compositional, functional and

microbiological parameters, casein and related products; legal

requirements; markets for concentrated milk and whey


Assessment: Report on factory sessions/visits (20%); literature review - 2,000 words (20%); industry based assignment -2,000 words (20%); three hour examination (40%)
Prescribed Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

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