APPSC Food Safety Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF – Download Exam Pattern Here!!!!


APPSC Food Safety Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF – Download Exam Pattern Here!!!!: Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission (APPSC) Food Safety Officer Exam Pattern & Syllabus is given below go, through the topics, to have an idea of the difficult subjects. Then candidates can plan a schedule for their preparation as per the syllabus. Here is the Exam Pattern & Syllabus for APPSC Food Safety Officer Examination.

APPSC Food Safety Officer Syllabus 2021

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APPSC Food Safety Officer Exam Pattern 2021:

Paper I and Paper II

Paper Syllabus No. Of Questions Question Type Total Marks Duration
Paper 1 General Studies and Mental Abilities 150 MCQs 150 150 minutes
Paper 2 Concerned Subjects 150 MCQs 150 150 minutes
Total   300 questions   300 marks 300 minutes

APPSC FSO Syllabus 2021 ( Paper 1)

  1. Logical reasoning
  2. Analytical abilities
  3. Data interpretation
  4. Fundamental science basics- recent changes in the industry, current developments, fundamental concepts of science and technology
  5. Indian history
  6. Indian constitution, politics, rights, etc.
  7. Modern Indian history
  8. Regional, national and world geography
  9. Regional current affairs
  10. National current affairs
  11. International current affairs
  12. Fundamentals of disaster management and relevant topics
  13. Economic advancement and development of India post-independence
  14. Andhra Pradesh bifurcations
  15. Social, economic, and administrative study of system in Andhra Pradesh like AP Reorganisation Act 2014
  16. Financial set-up and challenges in the new capital
  17. Regional demography
  18. River water sharing issues
  19. Commerce and entrepreneurs
  20. Division in institutions
  21. Division and levels of employees in a different sector
  22. Food industry of Andhra Pradesh and its current status

APPSC FSO Syllabus 2021 – (Paper 2)

Food Chemistry

  • Carbohydrates
  • Proteins
  • Lipids
  • Food Flavors
  • Enzymes
  • Food Pigments
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Food Microbiology

  • Characteristics of Microorganisms
  • Microbial Growth in Food
  • Growth and death kinetics, serial dilution method for quantification
  • Food Spoilage
  • Microbial spoilage of milk and milk products, meat and meat products
  • Food borne disease
  • Bacterial pathogens
  • Food Hazards of natural origin
  • Types of hazards, biological, chemical, physical hazards factors affecting safety, importance of safe foods
  • General methods of food preservation and food processing preservation of food spoilage

Food Processing Technology

  • Food Processing
  • Unit operations of food processing
  • Packaging material as a threat, impact on health and controlling measures
  • Product development
  • Criteria for selection of raw materials
  • Types & functions of packaging materials used in foods.
  • Surveys – types, sampling procedures for conducting surveys and for quality control

Food Laws and Organizations

  • Laws and Regulations
  • Overview of Food Safety Standards Act 2006, Food Safety Standards Rules & Regulations, 2011
  • Food recall and Traceability
  • Other Acts: Essential commodities Act, Legal Metrology Act, AGMARK Codex Alimentarius
  • Codex Alimentarius
  • National Organizations
  • Export and Quality Control through Export Inspection Council (EIC), APEDA and MPEDA.
  • International Organizations FAO (Food & Agriculture Organization), WHO (World Health Organization), ISO, WTO, APLAC, ILAC.

Hygiene and Sanitation

  • Hygiene and sanitation in food sector
  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • Good Hygienic Practices (GHP)
  • Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)

Public and Occupational Health and Nutrition

  • Public Health
  • Current Concerns in Public Health
  • Occupational Health
  • Nutrition
  • Programmes on Nutrition in India
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How to Download APPSC Food Safety Officer Syllabus 2021?

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What is the Exam Date for APPSC Food Safety Officer Examination?

The APPSC Food Safety Officer Examination will be announced soon

What is the selection process APPSC Food Safety Officer?

The candidate will get selected after the Written Test