Dairy Chemistry

£110.00 +VAT

This course will take learners through 6 key sections of dairy chemistry.

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Members – £60 +VAT
Non members – £110 +VAT

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On completion of the module the learner will be able to:​

  •   Describe the structure of milk fat and relate to the seasonal variation in the hardness of butter ​
  •   Describe the protein composition of milk ​
  •   Explain the casein micelle structure and the role of casein in the acid and enzyme induced coagulation of milk ​
  •   Describe the structure of lactose and its key reactions in milk​
  •   List the minor components found in milk​
  •   Discuss the physical properties of milk,  their measurement, and technological significance​

This course will cover:

  • Milk: components and  structure
  • Milk fat
  • Milk proteins
  • Lactose
  • Minor components
  • Physical properties