Module Leader: Mr Ray Newberry
Assessment Type: Practical project report 2500 words
The bakery industry is an important sector of the food manufacturing industry producing a wide range of products, both small and large scale. With increasing competition, there is a need for product and process control to optimise raw material utilisation. This module examines the inter-relationship between raw materials and processing operations and explores various techniques in assessing quality characteristics.
1. Evaluate the function, properties and interaction of raw materials by manufacturing a range of products.
2. Use a selected range of testing procedures to assess the performance of raw materials in the product.
3. Analyse production faults and suggest corrective actions.
4. Assess product quality for industry and consumer requirements.