Culinary Arts 1a: Introduction
Thinking of a career in the food service industry or looking to develop your culinary skills? This introductory course will provide you with basic cooking and knife skills while preparing you for entry into the culinary world. Discover the history of food culture, food service, and global cuisines while learning about food science principles and preservation. Finally, prepare for your future by building the professional, communication, leadership, and teamwork skills that are crucial to a career in the culinary arts.
- Select the best knives and knife cuts for your ingredients.
- Decide which role on the kitchen brigade most interests you.
- Identify the potential safety hazards of working in a fast-paced kitchen.
- Learn what qualities to look for when selecting ingredients to use in your menus.