Baking & Pastry

Course Listing

Baking & Pastry
Diploma
Published June 1, 2016

Student Learning Outcomes

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

Program Courses

PROGRAM COURSES

CUL107 Concepts & Theories of Culinary Techniques
CUL110 Fundamentals of Classical Techniques
CUL115 American Regional Cuisine
CUL128 Introduction to Pastry Techniques & Dessert Artistry
CUL206 Sustainable Purchasing & Controlling Costs
CUL218 Management, Supervision, & Career Development
CUL222 Latin Cuisine
CUL241 Artisan Breads & Baking Production
CUL242 European Cakes & Tortes
CUL251 Advanced Patisserie & Display Cakes
CUL271 Chocolate, Confections & Centerpieces

Credits Required 51

LIBERAL STUDIES COURSES
SCI156 Nutritional Science

Credits Required 4

TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION 55

Program Electives

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Note: The Art Institute of Las Vegas 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.