HADM 1360: Introduction to Foodservice Management
Fall, spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.
Enrollment limited to: SHA and ITD students. Required.
Faculty teaching this course:
- Benjamin Lawrence - Fall 2017
- Aaron Adalja - Spring 2018
Students are introduced to the principles of foodservice operations, beginning with an overview of the foodservice industry at large. Attention is initially focused on major industry segments, business practices, and trends. Subsequently, detailed consideration is given to the components of the foodservice system: marketing, menu planning, production, service, controls, and quality assurance. Product and systems differentiation in various industry segments are emphasized throughout the course. Completion of a work experience in the Statler Hotel is a required course activity.