Information Package / Course Catalogue
EU and Food Applications
Course Code: VBH539
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 1
Prt.: 0
Credit: 1
Lab: 0
ECTS: 2
Objectives of the Course

EU food safety organisations and their applications in food safety

Course Content

The importance of food, EU and food applications. EFSA

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To gain sufficient knowledge about EU
2.To have sufficient knowledge related with the importance of food in EU
3.To know the interactions between EU commission and food applications
4.To obtain sufficient knowledge about EFSA
5.To gain sufficient knowledge about food monitoring mechanisms and problems related with food monitoring in EU.
6.To have detailed information about EU food monitoring applications and veterinary services
Recommended or Required Reading
1.EFSA Structure, European Food Safety Authority, http://www.efsa.eu.int/about_efsa/structure/catindex_en.html
2.EFSA publications.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
The main food safety monitoring structure of EU
Week 3 - Theoretical
Food safety policy of EU and its effects on Turkey
Week 4 - Theoretical
EFSA
Week 5 - Theoretical
OIE and its responsibility
Week 6 - Theoretical
The food authorities in member states
Week 7 - Theoretical
The food safety system in France
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
The food safety system in Germany
Week 10 - Theoretical
Factors affecting food safety policies in EU.
Week 11 - Theoretical
Risk analysis
Week 12 - Theoretical
GMP, HACCP, ISO and other monitoring systems
Week 13 - Theoretical
RASFF, traceability
Week 14 - Theoretical
Adaptation procedures for food safety carried out in the individual member states
Week 15 - Theoretical
European Union Chapter 12
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140114
Reading9019
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination115116
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)50
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-9
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OÇ-1
5
5
5
5
5
5
OÇ-2
5
5
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4
5
5
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5
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5
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4
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5
5
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5
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5
5
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4
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5
5
4
4
5
5
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