HADM 1360: Introduction to Foodservice Management

Fall, Spring. 3 credits. Letter grades only.

Giuseppe Pezzotti (ggp1) – Fall 2018
Aaron Adalja (aaa362) – Fall 2019
Marie Ozanne Lebret (meo84) – Spring 2020

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.