FSA 103 Basic Food Preparation (4 credits)

Students are introduced to the fundamentals of basic food production for hotels, restaurants, and institutions. Included is a history of the culinary arts; exposure to sanitation, hygiene and safety standards; operation of equipment; and cooking procedures. Demonstration of the preparation of foods will be provided by the instructor followed by student preparation in such categories as hot foods, cold foods, and baking. Prerequisite or co-requisite: FSA 100.