Baking & Pastry

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Baking & Pastry
Associate of Science
Published June 1, 2016
This program can be completed on ground, blended (plus) or online. Required cooking courses cannot be completed online.

Student Learning Outcomes

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Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will have the opportunity to:

  • Demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain safety and sanitation procedures.
  • Prepare standardized recipes using a variety of cooking, baking and pastry techniques as well as appropriate equipment and tools.
  • Produce various baked goods and a variety of international and classical pastries and desserts using basic as well as advanced techniques, which meet industry quality standards.
  • Design, produce, assemble and decorate display and wedding cakes using various finishing methods which meet industry quality standards.
  • Describe and perform tasks related to common business practices within the foodservice industry including inventory, menu planning, cost control and food purchasing.

Program Courses

PROGRAM COURSES

RS092 College Success
CUL1105 Concepts & Theories of Culinary Techniques
CUL1108 Fundamentals of Classical Techniques
CUL1116 American Regional Cuisine
CUL1124 Management, Supervision & Career Development
CUL1126 Introduction to Pastry Techniques & Artistry
CUL1145Management by Menu
CUL1200 Sustainable Purchasing & Controlling Costs
CUL1201 Artisan Breads & Baking Production
CUL1202 European Cakes & Tortes
CUL1204 Advanced Patisseries & Display Cakes
CUL1260 Chocolate, Confections & Centerpieces
CUL2225 Latin Cuisine
CUL2227 Food & Beverage Operations Management
CUL2301 À La Carte
CUL2303 Capstone

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES AND ELECTIVES

HU110 College English
HU111 Effective Speaking
HU130 Visual Language & Culture
MS135 Nutrition Science
Mathematics Requirement
Social & Behavioral Sciences Requirement

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION 90

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Note: The Art Institute of California—Sacramento(a campus of Argosy University) reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.