Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

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Culinary Arts

Diploma

Program Description

The Culinary Arts Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for the culinary profession. Learning opportunities develop academic, occupational, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of culinary theory, safety and sanitation, nutrition and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates will receive a Culinary Arts Diploma. Graduates who are current practitioners will benefit through enhancement of career potential. Entry-level persons will be prepared to pursue diverse opportunities in the culinary field as cooks, bakers, or caterers/culinary managers.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

16

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (Accuplacer)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

60

55

34

N/A

 

Location(s)

Golden Isles (High School Admission only)

Program Courses

Credits

Basic Skills

 

ENGL 1010 - Fundamentals of English I

3

MATH 1012 - Foundations of Mathematics

3

EMPL 1000 - Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development

2

Occupational Courses

 

COMP 1000 - Introduction to Computers

3

CUUL 1000 - Fundamentals of Culinary Arts

4

CUUL 1110 - Culinary Safety and Sanitation

2

CUUL 1120 - Principles of Cooking

6

CUUL 1129 - Fundamentals of Restaurant Operations

4

CUUL 1220 - Baking Principles

5

CUUL 1320 - Garde Manger

4

CUUL 1370 - Culinary Nutrition and Menu Development

3

CUUL 2160 - Contemporary Cuisine

4

Select one of the following courses:

 

CUUL 2140 - Advanced Baking and International Cuisine

6

CUUL 2130 - Culinary Practicum and Leadership

6

Select one of the following courses:

 

CUUL 2190 - Principles of Culinary Leadership

3

MGMT 1115 - Leadership

3

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

52

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