All CUL, HOS, and PAS courses numbered 100 and above may be applied to the major field and elective requirement for the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees.

HOS 100 Kitchen Techniques (1)(.5,1)

This course is designed to give the student an overview of basic kitchen skills in both culinary and pastry. Skills and competencies include knife handling, basic piping skills, safety and sanitation, culinary and pastry terms, basic knife cuts and equipment identification. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 MTISEF) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $182 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in RDG 090 or LTC 099, an ACT Reading score of 18 or above or an appropriate placement score.

Semester(s) Offered: Fall, Spring and Summer

HOS 101 Intro to the Hospitality Industry (3)(3,0)

This course will introduce the student to the broad world of Hospitality and Tourism and to the topics which will begin to prepare them for managerial careers in these fields. This course will introduce the following seven primary areas: Introduction/Overview, Historical Foundations, Food and Beverage, Lodging, Hospitality Management, Travel and Tourism, and Future Perspectives. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 IT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Prerequisite:Reading: Grade of C or better in RDG 091 or LTC 099, or satisfaction of other placement criteria.

Semester(s) Offered: Fall, Spring and Summer

HOS 120 Servsafe/BASSET (.5)(.5,0)

This course will provide students with the information needed to serve alcohol responsibly. Skills and competencies include understanding alcohol law and your responsibility, recognizing and preventing intoxication, checking identification and handling difficult situations. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 IE) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $132 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Reading: Grade of C or better in RDG 091 or LTC 099, or satisfaction of other placement criteria. Math: Grade of C or better in MTH 095 or MTH 096, or satisfaction of other placement criteria.

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

HOS 205 Hospitality Law (3)(3,0)

This course provides an awareness of the rights and responsibilities that the law grants to or imposes upon a hotelkeeper, and illustrates the possible consequences of failure to satisfy legal obligations. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EILT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: HOS 101

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

HOS 212 Quantity Food Purchasing (3)(3,0)

Emphasis will be placed on the selection and specification requirements for purchasing the major types of foods, beverages and non-food items. Principles of product identification, proper receiving methods, storing, issuing of inventory items and inventory control will be covered. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EIT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: HOS 101

Semester(s) Offered: Fall, Spring and Summer

HOS 214 Menu Design & Strategy (3)(3,0)

This course will cover the basic aspect of menu planning, design and pricing, essential knowledge of proper advertising and merchandising in a modern food service facility. Menu analysis is an important part of successful food service management and will be emphasized during this course. This course will provide the student with an opportunity to create his or her own menu. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EIT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: HOS 212 or concurrent enrollment in HOS 212 with consent of instructor

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

HOS 215 Hospitality Supervision (3)(3,0)

This course will focus on the first line hospitality supervisor's application of management and motivation theory to the workplace. The use and application of job analysis, recruiting, selection, training, evaluation, discipline, planning, and problem solving will be discussed. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EILT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: HOS 101

Semester(s) Offered: Fall, Spring and Summer

HOS 216 Beverage Management (3)(2,2)

This course involves the systematic study of beverages. Emphasizing the use of beverages as a complement to food. Topics include: beverage equipment and bar setup, mixology, beer, wine and spirits. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $446 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: (1) HOS 101 and; (2) HOS 120 or concurrent enrollment in HOS 120 or; (3) HOS 101 and consent of instructor

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

HOS 218 Food, Beverage & Labor Control (3)(3,0)

This course focuses on the basic costing concepts for food, beverage and labor control system, analysis methods and correction. The student will be provided with the tools necessary to maintain sales and cost histories, develop systems for monitoring current activities and techniques required to anticipate future activities. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EILT) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $396 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: HOS 214 or concurrent enrollment in HOS 214 with consent of instructor

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

HOS 220 Restaurant Service and Operations (4)(1,9)

The student in the dining room service course will participate in the operation of the student run restaurant. In this course it will be our goal to learn the skills required to provide quality service that will often exceed the guests' service expectations. This class will prepare you to demonstrate competency and self-confidence when working in a variety of situations in a dining room. The "hands-on" experience of participating in the operation of the student run restaurant will provide skill training in customer service, tableside service, beverage service, service styles, dining room organization, communication skills, marketing and merchandising of the menu. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $553 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: CUL 101 and HOS 120 or concurrent enrollment in HOS 120

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

HOS 225 Dining Room Management (6)(3,9)

The student in the dining room management course will participate in the operation of the student run restaurant. This "hands-on" course will provide the student with practical experience in customer service and understanding of the manager's role and responsibility. This course will give the student a basic yet comprehensive knowledge of the different functions of the manager's job: planning, organizing, staffing, leading, controlling, and coordinating. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $817 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in HOS 220 and BUS 120 or consent of instructor

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

HOS 230 Hospitality Management Internship (4)(0,0)

This course is designed to give the student valuable hands-on experience by entering into a partnership with industry. Under the supervision of the faculty member and designated employer, the student will participate in the day-to-day operations of the selected food service site. Students are required to complete a total of 320 hours of work at the internship site. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Available (2 EFILMST) Pass/No Credit Not Available.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $528 (effective 2019/20 academic year)

In-district tuition is subject to change based on Board approval (https://elgin.edu/pay-for-college/tuition-fees/).

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in HOS 225

Semester(s) Offered: Fall, Spring and Summer