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Plated Desserts

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
BPA 240 1 4 0 3

BPA 120, BPA 130, CUL 110, CUL 160 and COE 112




This course provides a study in the elements and principles of design as they relate to plated desserts. Topics include plate composition, portioning, flavor pairings, textures, temperatures, eye appeal, balance, color harmony and plate decorating/painting techniques such as stenciling and chocolate striping. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in combining a variety of dessert components enhanced with plate decorating techniques.

Credit by examination is not available for this course because of the nature of the course and in some cases safety requirements in the use of equipment. Any exceptions must be with the approval of the department chairperson.

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