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OENOLOGY 7530WT - Grape and Wine Production

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Trimester 3
Campus: Waite
Contact: Online lectures plus 5 day residential school during mid-Semester break
Restriction: Not available for UG or PG Viticulture & Oenology students
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: OENOLOGY 7000NW/EX or OENOLOGY 7515WT
Incompatible: OENOLOGY 7002WT/EX and OENOLOGY 7003WT/EX
Assessment: Sensory exam, online quizzes, written assignment and final exam

Grape and Wine Production will provide a broad understanding of the principles and practices of grape and wine production (viticulture and oenology) and the sensory evaluation of wine (sensory science). Course content will comprise the environmental requirements for vineyard establishment, vineyard management and operations, the production of different styles of sparkling wine, white and red table wine, dessert wine and fortified wines, and oak usage in winemaking. Practical sessions taught via a week-long Residential School held during mid-semester break, will focus on the theory and practice of wine sensory evaluation and sensory analysis techniques. The knowledge gained in this course builds on concepts learned in Foundations of Wine Science, OENOLOGY 7000NW/EX (or The Australian Wine Industry: Rise of an Icon, OENOLOGY 7515WT).

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Trimester 3 Mon 19/09/2022 Wed 21/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022 Wed 23/11/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
36052 PR01 20 11 19 Sep - 23 Sep Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8am - 12pm Southern Barns Sensory, G2, Laboratory
19 Sep - 23 Sep Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 1pm - 5pm Southern Barns Sensory, G2, Laboratory
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
36082 LE01 20 11 5 Sep - 12 Sep Monday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre
26 Sep - 28 Nov Monday 1pm - 3pm Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre