Course Descriptions for PSTR 1310
PSTR 1310 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at ECC
Pies, Tarts, Teacakes and Cookies
This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite: PSTR 1301 and CHEF 1305 with a "C" or better. Failure to comply will result in student being dropped from this course.
Course Description: Focus on preparation of American and European style pie and tart fillings and dough, cookies, teacakes, custard and batters. Instruction in finishing and presentation techniques. Baking and pastry lab classes require extended periods of time standing in place, lifting heavy weights (up to 60 pounds), reaching, bending, working around open flames and with cleaning chemicals. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.