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OENOLOGY 7028WT - Introductory Winemaking

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: Waite
Contact: Up to 7 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Assessment: Practical reports, written assignments, online quizzes, examination
Syllabus:

The course provides an introduction to modern wine production through the perspective of the Australian wine industry. Introductory topics in grape and wine chemistry are described, including acidity and the impacts of grape and wine acids in winemaking, sulphur dioxide and its uses in winemaking, phenolic compounds and their role in wine composition, and the effects of oxidation upon wine during maturation. All aspects of wine production including harvest, fruit processing, white and red vinification techniques, and alcoholic and malolactic fermentation are described. The principles and practice of processes to stabilise and clarify juices and wines are introduced. Practical activities during the course include an introduction to the techniques of basic chemical and microbiological analysis of grape juice, fermenting musts and final wines, management of a small-scale fermentation under defined conditions, and a visit to a commercial winery.

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Student Status

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
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 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21569 LE01 65 4 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 9am - 11am Charles Hawker, 130, McLeod Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21570 PR01 65 4 2 Aug - 16 Aug Friday 8am - 12pm Charles Hawker, G09, Laboratory
2 Aug - 16 Aug Friday 8am - 12pm Wine Science, 113, Laboratory
23 Aug - 20 Sep Friday 8am - 12pm Wine Science, 113, Laboratory
11 Oct - 1 Nov Friday 8am - 12pm Wine Science, 113, Laboratory
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21571 TU01 65 4 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 11am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 129, Computer Suite
7 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 11am - 12pm Charles Hawker, 129, Computer Suite