Course Description

Course Name

Food Biotechnology

Session: VSOF3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Course Description:
On the basis of knowledge of microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and chemical engineering, the fundamentals of enzymes, microbial cell growth and metabolism, molecular genetic regulations, bioreactor, and product recovery, which are important subjects in food, industrial biochemicals, bioenergy, biomaterials and relevant bioindustries will be discussed and practiced in this course.

Lecture slides at EKU

1. Bioprocess Engineering Basic Concepts, 2nd ed., M. L. Shuler and F. Kargi, 2002, Prentice Hall
2. Molecular Biotechnology, B. R. Glick and J. J. Pasternak, 2003, 3rd ed., ASM Press, Washington D.C.

*Course content subject to change