Prepare for and conduct a sensory test
Create and execute a sensory consumer or discrimination test using a sensory questionnaire delivery, data collection and analysis software package.
Using a computer, prepare a professional sensory report for a client.
Use statistics to draw conclusions about data.
Test Types and Questions
Demonstrate understanding of sensory test types and which test type is best for meeting project objectives. Be able to select the appropriate questions, scales, and wording for each test type.
Quantitative Descriptive Panels
Demonstrate understanding of how quantitative descriptive panels are conducted. Show how to determine when Quantitative Descriptive panelists are sufficiently trained and when they need more training.
Leading and Participating in Groups
Lead and participate in groups in developing hypotheses, planning and conducting experimentation to test that hypothesis