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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)





Prerequisites

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
03/30/20 - 09/04/20 09/07/20 - 11/01/20 Summer 2020 Session D 8 Week session
05/25/20 - 10/30/20 11/02/20 - 12/27/20 Fall 2020 Session I 8 Week session
07/27/20 - 01/01/21 01/04/21 - 02/28/21 Winter 2021 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.

NameGrade %
Discussion Forums 40.00 %
Introduction Forum 4.44 %
Forum #1 4.44 %
Forum #2 4.44 %
Forum #3 4.44 %
Forum #4 4.44 %
Forum #5 4.44 %
Forum #6 4.44 %
Forum #7 4.44 %
Forum #8 4.44 %
Assignments 20.00 %
Assignment Week 2: Conversion 6.67 %
Assignment Week 4: Menu Planning 6.67 %
Assignment Week 6: Safe Food Quality 6.67 %
Quizzes 20.00 %
Week 8 Review Quiz 6.67 %
Week 3 Review Quiz 6.67 %
Week 5 Review Quiz 6.67 %
Final Essay 20.00 %
Term Project: Innovative Cooking Methods 18.18 %
Restaurant and recipe identification [week 1] 1.82 %

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
ISBN:9780470421352
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
ISBN:9781256899235
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.