Information Package / Course Catalogue
Codex Alimentarus
Course Code: VBH536
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

To be informed about legal regulations about food

Course Content

The importance of codex alimentarus, adulterations and fakes done in foods, the importance of these adulterations for human health. A general overview on the regulations. Evaluation of some of the regulations

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To gain knowledge about the definitions of rules, regulations, committee decisions, notifications and instructions.
2.To have sufficient information related with Turkish Codex Alimentarus and its instructions.
3.To get abilities for decision making and evaluation
4.To learn adulterations and fakes made in food.
5.To determine and use resources to increase knowledge of the subject
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Turkısh Codex Alımentarus
2.Jay (1996) Modern Food Microbiology, Chapman and Hall, 2006
3.Erol İ. (2008). Gıda Hijyeni
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduction
Week 2 - Theoretical
Turkish Codex Alimentarus.
Week 3 - Theoretical
Food hygiene regulation
Week 4 - Theoretical
Meat and processed meat products regulation
Week 5 - Theoretical
Meat inspection regulation
Week 6 - Theoretical
Raw poultry meat and processed poultry meat products regulation
Week 7 - Theoretical
Animal welfare and transport regulation
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm
Week 9 - Theoretical
Milk and dairy products regulation
Week 10 - Theoretical
Slaughterhouse regulation
Week 11 - Theoretical
Food industry regulation
Week 12 - Theoretical
Honey regulation
Week 13 - Theoretical
Functional foods regulation
Week 14 - Theoretical
Aquaculture regulation
Week 15 - Theoretical
Water regulation
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Assignment50210
Reading140114
Midterm Examination116117
Final Examination130131
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)100
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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PÇ-3
PÇ-4
PÇ-5
PÇ-6
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PÇ-8
PÇ-9
PÇ-10
PÇ-11
PÇ-12
PÇ-13
OÇ-1
5
5
4
5
4
4
OÇ-2
5
5
4
5
4
4
OÇ-3
5
5
4
5
5
5
OÇ-4
5
5
5
5
4
5
OÇ-5
5
5
5
5
5
5
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