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San Diego Mesa College Programs


130000 -- Family and Consumer Sciences
Instructional programs that study the relationship between the physical, social, emotional and intellectual environment in and of the home and family and the development of individuals, including programs in child development, family studies, gerontology, fashion, interior design and merchandising, consumer services, foods and nutrition, culinary arts, and hospitality.

Degrees

Family and Consumer Sciences, General
Consumer Resource Management

General programs in family and consumer sciences, including life management, how individuals develop and function in family, work, and community settings, and how they relate to their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual environments. Prepares individuals to balance personal, family and work responsibilities throughout the life cycle. May include introductory courses in fashion, nutrition and foods, interiors, family studies, child development. Programs may lead to transfer or to practical and occupational outcomes.
Units needed for degree: 25 units

Interior Design and Merchandising
Interior Design

Design and its functional application to the environment, housing, furnishings, accessories, and equipment to provide commercial and residential environments that meet the psychological, sociological, emotional, and physical needs of the users and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the general public.
Units needed for degree: 34 units

Fashion Design
Computer Fashion Technology: Design

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for degree: 45 units

Fashion Design
Fashion Design

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for degree: 49 units

Fashion Merchandising
Computer Fashion Technology: Merchandising

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for degree: 41 units

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Merchandising

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for degree: 52 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Child Development

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Nutrition, Foods, and Culinary Arts
Consumer & Nutrition Studies: Nutrition

Principles and techniques of food preparation, food management, food production services and related technologies, and the fundamentals of nutrition, nutrition education, and nutrition care affecting human growth and health maintenance.
Units needed for degree: 27 units

Nutrition, Foods, and Culinary Arts
Consumer & Nutrition Studies: Nutrition & Fitness

Principles and techniques of food preparation, food management, food production services and related technologies, and the fundamentals of nutrition, nutrition education, and nutrition care affecting human growth and health maintenance.
Units needed for degree: 22.5 units

Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts: Culinary Management

Selection, storage, preparation, and service of food in quantity, including the culinary techniques used by chefs, institutional cooks, bakers, and catering services.
Units needed for degree: 58 units

Lodging Management
Hotel Management

Preparation to manage places of lodging such as hotels, motels and inns. Includes supplies purchasing and control, facilities design and planning, hospitality law, personnel and financial management, marketing, events management, and front desk operations.
Units needed for degree: 35 units



Certificates:

Family and Consumer Sciences, General
Consumer Resource Management

General programs in family and consumer sciences, including life management, how individuals develop and function in family, work, and community settings, and how they relate to their physical, social, emotional, and intellectual environments. Prepares individuals to balance personal, family and work responsibilities throughout the life cycle. May include introductory courses in fashion, nutrition and foods, interiors, family studies, child development. Programs may lead to transfer or to practical and occupational outcomes.
Units needed for certificate: 25 units

Interior Design and Merchandising
Interior Design

Design and its functional application to the environment, housing, furnishings, accessories, and equipment to provide commercial and residential environments that meet the psychological, sociological, emotional, and physical needs of the users and protect the health, safety, and welfare of the general public.
Units needed for certificate: 31 units

Fashion Design
Computer Fashion Technology: Design

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for certificate: 31 units

Fashion Design
Fashion Design

Design and construction of garments.
Units needed for certificate: 34 units

Fashion Merchandising
Computer Fashion Technology: Merchandising

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Fashion Merchandising
Fashion Merchandising

Merchandising of fashion and related articles in retail and wholesale establishments.
Units needed for certificate: 37 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Child Development Associate Teacher

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for certificate: 19 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Child Development Master Teacher

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for certificate: 39 units

Child Development/Early Care and Education
Child Development Teacher

Intellectual, psychosocial, and physical development of children. Principles and practices in the care and education of children.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Nutrition, Foods, and Culinary Arts
Consumer & Nutrition Studies: Nutrition

Principles and techniques of food preparation, food management, food production services and related technologies, and the fundamentals of nutrition, nutrition education, and nutrition care affecting human growth and health maintenance.
Units needed for certificate: 27 units

Nutrition, Foods, and Culinary Arts
Consumer & Nutrition Studies: Nutrition & Fitness

Principles and techniques of food preparation, food management, food production services and related technologies, and the fundamentals of nutrition, nutrition education, and nutrition care affecting human growth and health maintenance.
Units needed for certificate: 22.5 units

Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts: Culinary Management

Selection, storage, preparation, and service of food in quantity, including the culinary techniques used by chefs, institutional cooks, bakers, and catering services.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units

Lodging Management
Hotel Management Cert of Achievement

Preparation to manage places of lodging such as hotels, motels and inns. Includes supplies purchasing and control, facilities design and planning, hospitality law, personnel and financial management, marketing, events management, and front desk operations.
Units needed for certificate: 30 units