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Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Food Science and Safety

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
Course summary
Length: 4 years
Price: 41,000 EUR
Study Pace: Full time
Location: Hong Kong

Course Description

BS in Food Science and Safety - Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

BS in Food Science and Safety - Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

The full-time BS in Food Science and Safety by THEi prepares students for specialist and technical roles in the food industry. Covering both conceptual understandings of food safety and science and the practical application of these concepts, the programme offers a comprehensive set of professional skills and expertise.

The programme also explores management best practice within the food science and safety context. Upon completion of the programme, graduates will have the essential management skills to operate as supervisors and managers within the field.

Careers in Food Science

Graduates will gain access to professional opportunities in product development, research and technical support for the food industry.

Suitability - Who should attend?

In order to qualify for this programme, you must have achieved:

  • GCE AS-Level, GCE A-Level examinations or
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) or
  • other overseas qualifications which are comparable with the required levels of the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education.

Applicants with non-local qualifications including language qualifications, will be assessed individually by the department concerned. English Language of IELTS at an overall score of 6.0 / TOEFL (iBT) at 79 or equivalent is required.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon successful completion of this programme, you will be awarded the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Food Science and Safety from the┬┤Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong.

Training Course Content

The programme curriculum is as follows:

Year 1

  • Essential Chemistry
  • General Biology
  • Food Service Operation
  • Human Physiology
  • Microbiology
  • Nutritional Science
  • Mathematics for Applied Sciences
  • Organic Chemistry
  • GE Core Module : Chinese 1
  • GE Core Module : The Human Spirit
  • GE Core Module : English for Academic Studies 1 

Year 2

  • Raw Food Materials
  • Food Microbiology
  • Food Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Food Processing
  • Food Analysis
  • Waste Management and Control
  • GE Core Module : Habits of Scientific Thinking
  • GE Core Module : Social Dynamics of Organisations
  • GE Core Module : English for Academic Studies 2
  • General Education Elective 1

Year 3

  • Quality Control and Food Safety Management
  • Food Hygiene and Sanitation
  • Advanced Analytical Food Techniques
  • Research Methods
  • Food Sensory Evaluation
  • Food Facilities and Financial Management
  • Elements of Food Engineering
  • Food Biochemistry
  • GE Core Module : Chinese 2
  • GE Core Module : English for Professional Purposes
  • General Education Elective 2
  • Work-integrated Learning

Year 4

  • Functional Food and Nutraceuticals
  • Food Toxicology
  • Advanced Food Processing
  • Food Laws and Regulations
  • Advanced Topics in Food Science
  • GE Elective Module 3
  • GE Elective Module 4
  • Final Year Project (I & II)
  • Programme Elective 1
  • Programme Elective 2

Expenses

Programme fees are EUR41,000. Accommodation, living expenses not included.

Provider: Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

THEi

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