York Community High School

International Foods

Course Teacher

Goldsmith, Lindsey (630) 617-2400 ex.7106 Family and Consumer Science Teacher lgoldsmith@elmhurst205.org

Course Description

#0827 International Foods

Grades 9-12 / 1 Semester - 1.0 credit
Prerequisite: Chef’s Corner, Nutrition, Chemistry of Food, or Department Chairperson’s approval


This course is a culinary tour of many nations.  Students will learn to prepare foods from different regions of America and from various countries such as England, China, Mexico, India, Italy, Germany, Greece, Scandinavia and Ireland.  Through a country exploration project students will also explore the diverse customs, influences and food habits of people throughout the world. Students will gain an appreciation for the diverse cuisines and cultures of the world.