Food Analysis

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Food Analysis

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Nutrition and Food Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites


  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Principles of chemical and instrumental methods for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of moisture, protein, carbohydrate, lipids, dietary fiber, minerals and vitamins. Practical exercises in the analysis of major food components utilizing chemical and instrumental methods.

    Course Objectives:

    • Demonstrate a sound theoretical knowledge of the basic principles of analytical chemistry.
    • Demonstrate a sound theoretical knowledge of modern analytical methods applicable to the chemical analysis of food
    • Demonstrate an ability to assess the most appropriate analytical procedure required for a particular food analysis problem.
    • Demonstrate practical knowledge of selected food analysis techniques

    Teaching Methods:

    • Lecture
    • Self-study
    • Practical exercises

    Teaching Media:

    • PowerPoint presentations
    • Texts and teaching materials

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