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Food design - Sensory Analysis and Product Development

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2021

About the course

The aim of the course is to obtain advanced knowledge about sensory analysis and product development. The senses-organs anatomy and physiology factors are included to get a better understanding of human perception. Students should develop their ability to plan and carry out sensory tests and to analyse, interpret and present sensory data. In product development, areas like project planning, recipe development, quality insurance, market research, food packaging and food processes are covered.

Application and eligibility

Food design - Sensory Analysis and Product Development, 15 hp

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Autumn Term 2021 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

30 August 2021

Ends

1 November 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Food and Nutrition, 90 ECTS including 15 credits thesis, or Restaurant and Culinary Arts, 90 ECTS including 15 credits thesis, or equivalent qualifications.

English proficiency equivalent to English B/6 from Swedish upper secondary education.

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-28031

Application

The online application opens 15 March 2021 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 April 2021.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 35,700

Total fee

SEK 35,700

Starts

30 August 2021

Ends

1 November 2021

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Food and Nutrition, 90 ECTS including 15 credits thesis, or Restaurant and Culinary Arts, 90 ECTS including 15 credits thesis, or equivalent qualifications.

English proficiency equivalent to English B/6 from Swedish upper secondary education.

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-F2801

Application

Application deadline was 15 January 2021. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 35,700

Total fee

SEK 35,700

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