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OENOLOGY 1018NW - Foundations of Wine Science I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: National Wine Centre
Contact: Up to 2 hours per week, plus 4 day residential school in mid-Semester break
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assessment: Vine anatomy practical report, industry-based case study, sensory exam and written exam
Syllabus:

Foundations of Wine Science I comprises three broad topic areas: viticulture, oenology and sensory evaluation. The course aims to provide students with an understanding of basic viticultural, oenological and sensory principles. Topics covered include: grapevine structure and function; the annual growth cycle of the grapevine; the factors that influence crop yield; the source/sink balance of the grapevine; berry development and composition; wine classification; the unit operations involved in winemaking; the taste and olfactory system; and taste and aroma interactions. Practical sessions will focus in more depth on grapevine anatomy and the theory and practice of wine sensory evaluation.

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Units
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Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10127 LE01 110 75 28 Feb - 4 Apr Monday 2pm - 4pm Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
25 Apr - 6 Jun Monday 2pm - 4pm Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
Automatic Enrolment Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10128 PR01 110 75 23 Mar - 23 Mar Wednesday 2pm - 5pm Wine Science, 113, Laboratory
23 Mar - 23 Mar Wednesday 2pm - 5pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room
11 Apr - 11 Apr Monday 9am - 5pm Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre
11 Apr - 11 Apr Monday 9am - 5pm Charles Hawker, 131, Computer Suite
11 Apr - 11 Apr Monday 9am - 5pm Southern Barns General, G2/G3, Teaching Room
11 Apr - 11 Apr Monday 9am - 5pm Wine Innovation Central, 431, Meeting Room
12 Apr - 14 Apr Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm Southern Barns Sensory, G2, Laboratory
12 Apr - 14 Apr Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm Wine Science, 110, Teaching Room
12 Apr - 14 Apr Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9am - 5pm Wine Innovation Central, 431, Meeting Room
Automatic Enrolment Class: Small Group Discovery
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11780 SG01 110 75 9 Jun - 9 Jun Thursday 2pm - 5pm Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre