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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Culinary Arts - CUL 227

Restaurant Cooking and Preparation

3 Credit Hours
1 Lecture Hours
4 Laboratory Hours

Course Description

Students will participate in four workstations: Roast Grill, Sauté, Entremetier (middle station) and Garde Manger Pantry. Students will learn classical and modern cooking techniques, recipe development, importance of consistency and clean work methods.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Corequisites

(A course to be taken in the same semester as this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Analyze food components, provisions, storeroom and seasonal items used in the professional kitchen.
  • Identify the safety issues involved in an à la carte operation.
  • Identify sanitation issues involved in an à la carte operation.
  • Classify the food equipment used in an à la carte operation.
  • Review daily menu preparations through dissertation.
  • Identify the importance of proper product utilization.
  • Explain the skills necessary for completion of the daily mise en place.
  • Demonstrate acquired kitchen skills by producing the daily menu.
  • Outline the strategy involved in the daily menu writing.
  • Interpret strategy involved in the daily menu planning.
  • Complete the daily work requirements for Sauté, Roast Grill, Entremetier (middle) or Garde Manger Pantry stations.
  • Demonstrate individual and team skills towards the completion of high quality soups, sauces, entrées, salads, appetizers and daily specialties.
  • Ascertain classical and modern cooking techniques.
  • Manage all tasks in a clean and orderly manner.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 08/31/2020

 227143700Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S1/8/0Open$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Fall; 2020; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 10/05/2020

 227143711Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S0/8/0Closed$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Fall; 2020; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 11/09/2020

 227143741Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S1/8/0Open$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Winter; 2021; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 01/11/2021

 227113700Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S8/8/0Open$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Winter; 2021; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 02/15/2021

 227113711Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S8/8/0Open$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Winter; 2021; Culinary Arts; No of Weeks : 5; Begins : 03/29/2021

 227113741Restaurant Cook PrepMC3Loving S8/8/0Open$443.00T W R F  06:45 AM-10:45 AM VT695

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday