Fall 2023 Course Information
||Iowa State University
||FS HN 525
||2 credit hours - $600 per credit
||August 21, 2023 - December 15, 2023
This course is a comprehensive study of the Hazards Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) System and its application in the food industry. In this course, students will develop a HACCP plan, complete 5 online quizzes and take 2 proctored exams. Throughout the semester, there are deadlines to submit components of the HACCP plan. These components will be reviewed and returned to the student with comments so that there is an opportunity to make revisions. While these components are not given a letter grade when submitted, students receive points for turning them in. At the end of the semester, students are required to submit their completed HACCP plan and it is this finished plan that will be assigned a grade.
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Disability Support Services
To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.
HACCP: A Systematic Approach to Food Safety
Stevenson, K.E. and D.T. Bernard
Edition: 4th Edition, 2006
Publisher: The Food Processors Institute
In the three weeks prior to the start of class, students will receive course information and access instructions via email from the Iowa State campus coordinator listed below.
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The email will include instructions for how students can set up their Iowa State Net-ID and password which is needed to log into Iowa State’s Canvas system. It typically takes 1-2 business days after setting up a Net-ID before students can log into Iowa State’s Canvas. Courses may not be visible in Canvas until the first day of class.
If students experience problems registering for a Net-ID, they can contact the Iowa State Solution Center for assistance at 515-294-4000. Students will need their 9-digit ISU university ID (provided in the ISU campus coordinator email) for the Solution Center to assist them. The Solution Center is open evenings and weekends. View the Solution Center's hours of operation.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.
This textbook is OPTIONAL, not required.