Study in Food Science prepares students for a range of roles in the food industry covering the structure and composition of foods, food chemistry, nutritional and sensory qualities, food safety and preservation, and evaluation. These topics underpin all aspects of manufacturing, processing and production in food-related industries, including brewing, dairy, meat, seafood and nutraceuticals. It also covers functional foods, nutrigenomics, emerging technologies, safety, and product development. Internships are available for selected students.
Food Science is also available at undergraduate level through a BSc in Food Science and Nutrition, and for students enrolled prior to 2012 through a BSc in Food Science.