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This is a year long course covering two themes, one per semester.  Semester 1 Healthy Café Foods In order to flourish you need to nourish! This unit covers aspects of nutrition and making healthy lifestyle choices to reduce preventable diseases through a wide range of balanced and nutritious recipes.

Semester 2 International Foods

‘Around the world in twenty weeks’ – Come to the land of exotic culinary delights! From Thailand to Italy, Japan to Mexico. Students prepare and sample foods from many countries around the world while investigating cultural traditions, food safety, nutrition and sustainability of food preparation.

The frequency of this subject is TWO periods per week.

The Food Specialisation course is based on two topics; Nutrition and International Foods, and we have prepared some of the best recipes so far! We make delicious new recipes every week, with some of my favourites being the Burrito Bowl, Bliss Balls and the Aussie Meat Pie. The assessments are always interesting, especially when we can pick our own recipes to cook! Abbey Mattingley

This course is suitable for students who may wish to study Food Science and Technology General or Certificate II in Tourism.

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