Biotechnology III

Course Coordinator

ECTS points:
6

Program:
preddiplomski

Course number:
39805

Course Description

COURSE CONTENT

  1. Introduction
  2. Manufacturing of beer, wine and vinegar
  3. Production of alcohol, yeast, fermented food and commercial enzymes
  4. Biofuels production
  5. Biopolymers production
  6. Biochemicals production

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • explain the role and key principles of industrial biotechnology and biorefinery
  • describe bioprocesses and production of: beer, vine, alcohol, yeast, enzyme, biopolymers, biofuels, fermentation food and organic acids.
  • apply routine microbiological  and chemical analyses in bioprocess monitoring
  • calculate basic technological parameters of the bioprocesses
  • apply basic theoretical and practical knowledge  for bioproceses operational monitoring and control
  • recognize and solve simple problems in biotechnological production
  • apply theoretical knowledge of the presented bioprocesses for the production planning

To enrol in this course, the following courses must be completed:

  • Biotechnology 2
  • Biochemistry 1
  • Biochemistry 2
  • Microbiology
  • Transport Phenomena
  • Unit Operations

Literature

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3. Grba S. Kvasci u biotehnološkoj proizvodnji, Plejada, Zagreb, 2010.
4. Zoričić M. Podrumarstvo, Nakladni zavod Globus, Zagreb, 1996.

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