Introduction to Cheese HOSF 9342

Our Introduction to Cheese course celebrates the fact that cheese is a food enjoyed across the globe. This introductory course examines a range of topics: the basic history of cheese, cheese production, cheese nutrition, milk types, pasteurization, local regulations, production styles and the overall value of cheese. Learn about our reliance on and fascination with cheese as well as how to taste it critically.

Also check out our online course: HOSF 9479 Introduction to Cheese (Distance Learning)

Hours and Fees




(includes food used in class)

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course. However, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the fall term (through to December). If you would like to receive an email notification when our winter term (January to April 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information


Centre for Hospitality and Culinary Arts

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.