Michael Gaenzle, Dr. rer. nat. habil.

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Ag, Food & Nutri Sci Dept
Directory

Spring Term 2024 (1870)

AFNS 603 - Graduate Research Project

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, VARIABLE)

Directed laboratory study under supervision of a Faculty member. Note: May be taken more than once if the topic is different. Prerequisite: consent of Department.

LAB A1 (31640)

2024-05-06 - 2024-06-12
01:00 - 01:00



NU FS 401 - Undergraduate Research Project

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-0-6)

Directed laboratory study under supervision of a staff member. Note: For third- and fourth-year students only. Students must obtain approval from Department before registration. May be taken more than once provided that topic is different.

LAB A2 (31519)

2024-05-06 - 2024-06-12
01:00 - 01:00

Fall Term 2024 (1890)

AFNS 507 - Science and Technology of Cereal and Oilseed Processing

3 units (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-3/2)

Biological, biochemical, chemical, and technological aspects of the processing of cereals and oilseeds. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 406. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

LECTURE A1 (53659)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
TR 09:30 - 10:50

LAB D1 (53660)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
M 14:00 - 16:50



AFNS 566 - Advanced Food Microbiology

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-1S-0)

A lecture/discussion course on selected topics in food microbiology. Prerequisite: One of: (MICRB 265, NU FS 361, or 363) and consent of instructor.

LECTURE A1 (46165)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
01:00 - 01:00

SEMINAR E1 (46166)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
01:00 - 01:00



NU FS 361 - Food Microbiology

3 units (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-3)

Environmental factors affecting the growth, activity and destruction of microorganisms in food and their application to control foodborne illness and spoilage in the food processing and food service industries. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 363. Prerequisite: MICRB 265.

LECTURE A1 (46091)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
TR 09:30 - 10:50

LAB D1 (46092)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
W 14:00 - 16:50



NU FS 363 - Food Microbiology

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Environmental factors affecting the growth, activity, and destruction of microorganisms in food and their application to control foodborne illness and spoilage in the food processing and food service industries. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 361. Prerequisite: BIOL 107, BIOL 108, or 3 units in MICRB.

LECTURE A1 (46030)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
TR 09:30 - 10:50



NU FS 406 - Science and Technology of Cereal and Oilseed Processing

3 units (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-3/2)

Biological, biochemical, chemical, and technological aspects of the processing of cereals and oilseeds. Prerequisite: 3 units in introductory Biochemistry or Biological Science, or NU FS 374.

LECTURE A1 (53657)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
TR 09:30 - 10:50

LAB D1 (53658)

2024-09-03 - 2024-12-09
M 14:00 - 16:50

Winter Term 2025 (1900)

AFNS 512 - Quality Assurance

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-1.5)

Statistical methods in quality assurance, sampling plans, control charts, sensory evaluation and risk management in the food industry, HACCP, good manufacturing practices, food regulations, labeling requirements, auditing and ISO 9000 standards. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 312.

LECTURE B1 (75968)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
MWF 08:00 - 08:50



AFNS 528 - Advances in Human Nutrition and the Intestinal Microbiome

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 0-3S-0)

Overview of the role of microorganisms in the gastrointestinal tract and the impact on human health, interaction with dietary components and potential dietary modulation of the microbiome in the prevention of chronic disease. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 428. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. 3 units in MICRB and 6 units in PHYSL recommended.

SEMINAR B1 (71246)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
F 13:00 - 15:50



AFNS 566 - Advanced Food Microbiology

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-1S-0)

A lecture/discussion course on selected topics in food microbiology. Prerequisite: One of: (MICRB 265, NU FS 361, or 363) and consent of instructor.

LECTURE B1 (71463)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
01:00 - 01:00

SEMINAR J1 (71464)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
01:00 - 01:00



AFNS 580 - Advanced Study of Microbial Food Safety

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-1S-0)

Emerging issues in microbiological safety of foods. Reading and class presentations on current developments in the microbiological safety of foods. Not to be taken if credit received for NU FS 480. Prerequisite: MICRB 265 or consent of instructor.

LECTURE B1 (71380)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
MWF 09:00 - 09:50

SEMINAR J1 (71381)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
W 13:00 - 13:50



NU FS 312 - Quality Assurance

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-1.5)

Statistical methods in quality assurance, sampling plans, control charts, sensory evaluation and risk management in the food industry, HACCP, good manufacturing practices, food regulations, Iabelling requirements and ISO 9000 standards. Prerequisite: (NU FS 361 or 363) and introductory statistics.

LECTURE B1 (71364)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
MWF 08:00 - 08:50

LAB H1 (71376)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
W 12:00 - 12:50



NU FS 428 - Advances in Human Nutrition and the Intestinal Microbiome

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 0-3S-0)

Overview of the role of microorganisms in the gastrointestinal tract and the impact on human health, interaction with dietary components and potential dietary modulation of the microbiome in the prevention of chronic disease. Prerequisite: NUTR 301, NUTR 302, or NU FS 305. 3 units in MICRB and 6 units in PHYSL recommended.

SEMINAR B1 (71245)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
F 13:00 - 15:50



NU FS 480 - Microbial Food Safety

3 units (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-1S-0)

Established and emerging causative agents of microbial foodborne illness, their significance and control in the food chain. Rationale for regulatory intervention to enhance the microbiological safety of foods. Prerequisite: MICRB 265, NU FS 361, or NU FS 363.

LECTURE B1 (71370)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
MWF 09:00 - 09:50

SEMINAR J1 (71371)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
W 13:00 - 13:50