Prerequisite – Focus on Foods
6406 – 1 unit (2 hour, 1 semester) CAA
This course offers students a practical introduction to culinary fundamentals. With a continual emphasis in learning, segments will be in scaling ingredients, kitchen math, and formula expansion. Students will experience classical cooking applications with meats, poultry, and seafood; with a focus in regional cuisine. A minimum “6” Professional Learning Experiences are required for this class per semester. These will include opportunities at The Broadmoor Bistro, Catering and Event Management, Guest Chef Mentor Series and special events both inside and outside of the school day. Students will use industrial equipment and will apply sanitation procedures to food production. Course cost is $25.00 per semester for consumables. District transportation is provided to the Center for Academic Achievement during normal class hours. Transportation for Professional Learning Experience outside the class day is not provided. Credit may be applied toward the minimum fine arts graduation requirement.