NZIFST - The New Zealand Institute of Food Science & Technology Inc.

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NZIFST Food Industry Training website
Teachers - Other Websites to visit

Teaching Food Science and Technology in the Secondary Curriculum


AgResearch
Supporting teachers in science activities:
www.agresearch.co.nz  

Bakeinfo (NZ Baking Industry Research Trust):
Information on baking, breadmaking, pastry cooking and flour milling (NZ).
www.bakeinfo.co.nz/school/index.php

CREST
CREST (Creativity in Science and Technology) - a national awards scheme designed to encourage student projects in Science and Technology, administered by the Royal Society of New Zealand:
www.royalsociety.org.nz/teaching-learning/crest/

Futureintech
Supporting the teaching of technology, engineering and science in schools (NZ).
www.futureintech.org.nz

Massey Food Technology:
Careers in food technology (NZ).
http://foodtech.massey.ac.nz/

MPI Teacher's Resources
www.mpi.govt.nz/news-and-resources/open-data-and-forecasting/situation-and-outlook-for-primary-industries-data/teacher-resources/

Riddet Institute
www.riddet.ac.nz/about-us

Royal Society of New Zealand, Teaching & Learning
www.royalsociety.org.nz/teaching-learning/

Science Learning Hub
The Science Learning Hub is developed by educators and teachers in collaboration with New Zealand scientists, to provide resources for teachers of students from junior primary to senior secondary (NZ).
http://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/


University of Otago Food Science
Information for schools:
www.otago.ac.nz/foodscience/

Lincoln Food Science
www.lincoln.ac.nz/Study/Qualifications/Qualification/?QualCode=B.Science&major=foodsc

AUT Food Science
www.aut.ac.nz/study-at-aut/study-areas/sciences/qualifications/undergraduate/bachelor-of-science-food-science

MPI (Ministry for Primary Industries)
www.foodsmart.govt.nz


Science New Zealand
www.sciencenewzealand.org

Plant & Food Research
www.plantandfood.co.nz

NZ Nutrition Foundation
www.nutritionfoundation.org.nz


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FOOD TECHNOLOGY IN ACTION
How sugar is made:
Chelsea Sugar (NZ).
www.chelsea.co.nz/about-sugar/how-sugar-made/



A SCIENCE LEARNING HUB feature about  The FOODBOWL contains a series of video clips illustrating the expertise, innovation and technology that goes into developing new food products for export:
http://sciencelearn.org.nz/Innovation/Innovation-Stories/The-FOODBOWL



TKI - Technology Online:
Technologists' practice case studies in food technology and biotechnology:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Case-studies/Technologists-practice-case-studies/Food-and-biotechnology



TKI - Technology Online:
Classroom practice case studies in food technology and biotechnology:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Case-studies/Classroom-practice-case-studies/Food-and-biotechnology



TKI - Technology Online:
Student showcases in food technology and biotechnology:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Student-showcases/Food-technology-and-Biotechnology



TKI - Technology Online:
Gillian Mandley's Teacher Fellowship at Westland Milk Products:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Senior-Year-11/Industry-knowledge-leads-teacher-to-reassess-teaching-programmes



TKI - Technology Online:
Sandy Goonan's Teacher Fellowship at EasiYo:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Senior-Years-12-13/Understanding-the-New-Product-Development-process


There are several resources on food technology in the Teaching Snapshots section, including (but not limited to):

TKI - Technology Online:
Technological Products in Food Technology:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Senior-Year-11/Technological-Products-in-Food-Technology



TKI - Technology Online:
Technological products and outcomes in food technology:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Middle-Years-7-10/Technological-products-and-outcomes-in-food-technology



TKI - Technology Online:
Munch around the World:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Middle-Years-7-10/Munch-around-the-world



TKI - Technology Online:
Reverse Brief Development - Bacon Sundae:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Middle-Years-7-10/Reverse-Brief-Development-Bacon-Sundae



TKI - Technology Online:
Chestnuts unit:
http://technology.tki.org.nz/Resources/Teaching-snapshots/Middle-Years-7-10/Chestnuts-unit