CLR 230 - Culinary Externship
1 Lecture Hours 4 Lab Hours 100 Practicum Hours
Prerequisites: CLR 203 and CLR 220
This course provides the student with an opportunity to apply the basic techniques developed in the classroom and laboratory to an actual foodservice operation for 100 hours of practical industry experience. Students also apply organization skills to develop and produce food for service to the public through the pop-up bistro “Culinary Corner.” Students are required to secure an acceptable worksite for the 100 hours of industry experience. Through this course, students develop employability skills to assist in progressing towards their career in the culinary arts. Program knife kit and uniform are required for this course.
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:
- Practice the principles of kitchen safety and sanitation.
- Compose a luncheon menu.
- Organize a production schedule for that menu.
- Write a food requisition.
- Supervise other students in class to produce the daily menu.
- Work as part of a team to help prepare the daily menu.
- Describe duties and responsibilities at the externship site.
- Create a comprehensive culinary portfolio.
- Externship site journal
- Culinary Corner
- Menu development
- Menu pricing strategy
- Kitchen production schedules
Instructor-approved textbook and materials
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 3/12/2021
- Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
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