If you have a passion for food or science, or care about how your food is produced then this course is for you. Food technology combines many aspects including a range of sciences, practical food production, design and technology so the course is challenging and stimulating. Our Stoke Climsland campus is home to our £4.7million Food Innovation Centre; with its registered manufacturing and processing facilities, food analysis and microbiology laboratory gives you a state-of-the-art learning facility unmatched in the South West.
You have a passion for food or science, or care about how your food is produced.
Five GCSEs at grade C or 5, including English and maths.
About the production of a wide range of products, how to produce foods safely, microbiology and food safety, food labeling and packaging, the science behind food manufacturing and product development and management techniques.
To produce foods in our fantastic registered food processing unit where you'll learn the importance of working to food industry standards.
Seeing how what you are learning is put into practice commercially by visiting a wide range of local food businesses.
A career as a food technologist or to university study such as our FdSc Food Studies or our BSc (Hons) Agriculture & Food.
Kerry Roberts Foor Manufacturing & Technology
"I saw the prospectus for the College and it looked really interesting. I looked into it more, and I was able to bring my horse here and use all the other great facilities, and this was the most in depth course to do with food technology."
*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility.