This course focuses on understanding and applying the concept of fermentation to the making of products using yeast. The student builds self-confidence in managing the fermentation of the products from mixing through to proofing and baking. Students also learn how to manage gluten development, how to portion doughs correctly and consistently and how to shape and mold products. Methods for making the products include Straight Dough, Modified Straight Dough and pre-ferments. Topics include the different varieties of wheat, milling and flour.
This course is part of the full-time Baking and Pastry Arts – Artisan Baking & Baking and Pastry Arts - Pastry Program.
Course code: BAKG 1243
Length: 75.0 hours
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.