k3rtz’s Profile

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k3rtz
Academic interests

culinary and pastry

Bio

Coming from a Filipino background, Kert came in the United States on the year 2007 and was a resident of New York and had lived in Queens throughout the years. Kert’s goals is to become an executive chef and own a restaurant in the future, these dreams were mostly influenced by his habit of watching food network and travel channel.

He hopes to acquire the basic knowledge on the industry at City Tech by majoring at Hospitality Management and be able to make some connections and networks. Kert has experience on the Restaurant business, and is currently working as a Bartender in a Japanese Restaurant in West Village.

My Courses

ECON2505ID Env Econ, SP2018

ECON2505ID Env Econ, SP2018

This interdisciplinary course examines current environmental issues from a macroeconomic perspective, focusing on both the long and short-term economic viability of various proposals to address current environmental challenges. While the discipline of Economics serves as a central focus, the course draws extensively from the perspectives of Sociology, Architectural Technology, Environmental Control Technology, Hospitality Management (sustainable tourism), and Sustainable Technology. Traditional goals of economic efficiency will be examined in the context of the need to expand renewable energy sources, green building design and construction, sustainable agriculture and trade, resource allocation and other efforts to combat climate change on a global scale. It focuses on both the long and short-term economic viability of various proposals to address current environmental challenges drawing upon the inherent interdisciplinary connection to these vital economic issues.

HMGT2402 Goodlad Spring 2017

HMGT2402 Goodlad Spring 2017

Prof. Goodlad Leads students through an introduction to fermented beverages throughout the world. Study of beverage making and tasting procedures including jargon particular to the beverage trade is reinforced.

Perspectives of Hospitality Management, HMGT 1101

Perspectives of Hospitality Management, HMGT 1101

Course Description An overview of the history, likely direction and organizational structure of the hospitality industry and its role in the local, national and international economy. Examination of the nature and scope of this industry and basic management concepts. Introduction to department mission and interaction with alumni in career exploration. Course Objectives Upon completion of HMGT 1101 students will be able to a. Identify the scope of the hospitality and tourism industry b. Describe the characteristics of the Hospitality Industry on a local, national and international perspective c. Outline the duties of key executives and department heads in the hospitality industry and identify property management systems d. Explain the primary differences between hotel classifications e. List the classifications of food and beverage operations f. Describe key management functions

Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

Introduction to Food & Beverage Management

A three part foundation for food and beverage management focusing on Sanitation, Culinary Math, and Procurement Methods. Basic principles of serving safe, wholesome, tasty food to customers in food service operations through a systems approach to sanitation management provides students with the nationally recognized ServSafe certification. The culinary math component focuses on accurate measurement, portion controls, recipe conversions, product yields, and recipe costing. Current market and procurement trends are explored with an emphasis on product identification.

My Projects

The Open Road

The Open Road

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My Clubs

Student Government Association

Student Government Association

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