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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT
Food Service Management Specialization
 
Associate of Applied Science Degree AN


Purpose: The curriculum is designed to enable the student to enter executive training and management positions in restaurants and food service operations in institutions, hotels, resorts, or private clubs. The curriculum specializes in the food service management phase of the hospitality industry.

Two Years Credits
1st Semester
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
HRI 101 Hotel Restaurant Organization & Management I 3
1,2HRI 120 Principles of Food Preparation 4
HRI 158 Sanitation and Safety 3
3MTH 151 Mathematics for the Liberal Arts I 3
4SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Total   17
2nd Semester
CST 110 Intro to Communication 3
DIT 125 Current Concepts in Diet & Nutrition or 3
  DIT  121  Nutrition I  
HRI 102 Hotel Restaurant Organization & Management II 3
1,5HRI 126 The Art of Garnishing 1
HRI 138 Commercial Food Production Management 3
6PED 116 Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1
TRV 100 Introduction to Travel Industry 3
Total   17
3rd Semester
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3
HRI 225 Menu Planning & Dining Room Service 3
HRI 251 Food & Beverage Cost Control I 3
HRI 255 Human Resources Management & Training for Hospitality & Tourism 3
6PED/RPK Elective 1
7___ Social Science Elective 3
Total   16
4th Semester
HRI 215 Food Purchasing 3
1HRI 256 Principles & Applications of Catering 3
HRI 275 Hospitality Law 3
8___ Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
7___ Social Science Elective 3
Total   15
Total credits for the Food Service Management Specialization=65

1 Special requirement for food laboratories: A white or classic chef uniform is the financial responsibility of the student.

2 HRI 106 and HRI 107 may be substituted for this course.

3 If you are planning to transfer to another college or university, select a math course that is equivalent to the other school's requirement.

4 Students may substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

5 HRI 145 may be substituted for this course.

6 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK activities course. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

7 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives. If you are planning to transfer to another college or university select social science courses that will meet the other institution's requirement.

8 Humanities/fine arts elective may be selected from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.