Food Science was one of the four topics that featured as a separate area of study in the Nuffield Home Economics course for students aged 14–16. The course was designed to help students understand the scientific principles underlying the practical work they would do in preparing and cooking food.The course provided...
This Nuffield Advanced Chemistry Special Study enabled students to see something of the scope of the field of food science, and to appreciate its dependence upon chemical principles. The objectives were:*to show the function and place of food in the human organism.*to show food as a dynamic macromolecular system with...
This book looks at several aspects of food and microbes:
* The microscope
* Using microbes
* Damage to our food
* Stopping food damage
* Food preservation
* Microbes in the kitchen
Food and Microbes was one of the Science at Work series. All the...
Nutrition was one of the four topics that featured as a separate area of study in the Nuffield Home Economics course for students aged 14–16. The course emphasised the influence of food choice on health. The authors appreciated that entrenched attitudes to food and feeding are as likely to influence dietary practice...