Italian Confectionery Art

Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Italian Confectionery Art

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts - The American University of Florence

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Culinary Arts

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    This course is for Baking and Pastry majors only. Unofficial transcript submission required.

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This course introduces students to classically applied mediums used in display work and decoration. Students will learn to execute specific designs in pastillage, rolled fondant, gum paste, and royal icing, as well as with poured, pulled, and blown sugar. Production, storing of all types of candied fruits and Italian mostarda. Production and storing of jams and conserves, fruit jellies, Italian croccante, sugar fondant, almond paste.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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