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HOSP202 - Quantity Food Preparation

Course Details

Course Code: HOSP202 Course ID: 2907 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

A study of established standards, techniques, and practices in large quantity food production, to include sales, production, and service of meals in varied environments - fine dining, casual table service, and catering, among others. (Prerequisite: HOSP100)


Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
11/25/19 - 05/01/20 05/04/20 - 06/28/20 Spring 2020 Session I 8 Week session
01/27/20 - 07/03/20 07/06/20 - 08/30/20 Summer 2020 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

1. Identify challenges related to operations and production within the foodservice industry.

2. Design a menu based on a target market, type of operation, and desired quality standards.

3. Analyze the components of a recipe and interrelationship of ingredients and preparation methods.

4. Convert a recipe based on number of portions and yield.

5. Evaluate a chosen cooking method suitable for mass production in restaurant operations.

Required Readings: See Course Lessons

Websites: See the weekly lessons for additional reading assignments and web resources

Book Title:The Professional Chef, 9th ed - e-book available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Author:Culinary Institute of America
Unit Cost:$85.00
Book Title:Food for Fifty - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
Publication Info:VS-Pearson
Author:Molt, Mary
Unit Cost:$127.18
Electronic ISBN:9781269458108
Electronic Unit Cost:$37.80

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.