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Food Safety (Online Learning) (MSc/PgDip/PgCert/PgProfDev)


University of Edinburgh Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

Part time September MSc, PgDip, PgCert, Other MSc: 3-6 years; PgDip: 2-4 years; PgCert: 1-2 years; PgProfDev: 1-2 years

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Programme Description

Foodborne diseases are a growing public health concern worldwide. The contamination of food with microorganisms or chemicals may occur at any stage in the process from food production to consumption (“farm to fork”) and as a result of environmental contamination, including pollution of water, soil or air. The global burden of foodborne diseases worldwide is very high affecting every year around 600 million people with 420,000 deaths. Therefore, the World Health Organisation (WHO) highlighted the importance of producing safe food that saves human lives, saves resources and has a positive impact on the economy of every country.

This is an online learning programme aimed at students with relevant agricultural and food related background keen to acquire in-depth knowledge

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