Nutrition, Food Science and Packaging Department

Minor - Packaging

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Major15
Required Courses9
PKG 107. Principles of Packaging3
PKG 141A. Packaging Materials I, Paper, Metal, and Wood Based3
PKG 141B. Packaging Materials II, Plastics, Composites, and Glass3
Approved Electives6
Complete six units from:
PKG 146. Packaging for Medical Devices and Pharmaceuticals3
PKG 156. Packaging Machinery Systems3
PKG 158. Protective Package Design and Testing3
PKG 159. Packaging Material Handling and Distribution3
PKG 169. Food Packaging and Preservation3
PKG 170. Packaging Development and Management3

Total Units:15