HADM 4325: Product Development in the Food and Beverage Industry

Fall. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Prerequisite: Successful completion of HADM 2360 or by permission of the instructor. Course fee: $50 for product and uniform costs & an estimated $75 for a possible field trip to a food & beverage production company. Enrollment limited to: junior and senior students.

Faculty teaching this course:

Current and entrepreneurial food operations must first research products before they go to market or are implemented.  This course discusses the multi-dimensional aspect of new product development and allows students to research factors that influence foods/beverages, including ingredients, market demands, and nutrition.  Using theoretical and experiential learning, students will develop a product or menu item for an entrepreneurial or operational company.