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Saturday Indian Cookery with Jas

Saturday 26 January 2019
10:00 - 14:00
8 Hours / 2 Weeks
5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath

Fee information. Click here for eligibility details (opens in a new window).

£50.00 Course symbols: CL - No Half Fee Available

Course description

Learn how to create delicious and authentic Indian food, include samosas, pakoras and curries and take away your food to eat later on.

Entry requirements

Interest in Indian food.

What you will learn

The course will cover starters, main course and side dishes.

How you will learn on this course

Some recipes will be demonstrated by the tutor, others followed by tutor guidance.

How you will be assessed on this course

1. Recognise spices and their uses. 2. Able to follow recipes and understand the importance of each stage. 3. Demonstrate how to cook Indian dishes using minimum spices. 4. Be able to prepare meat and vegetable curries and which spices to use. 5. Have knowledge of nutritional value of dhals and how to prepare dhals. 6. Able to identify properties of basmati rice and correct ratios of water to cook rice. 7. Gain understanding of the use of gram flour to make a variety of starters – Aubergine fitters, pakoras, onion bhaajis. 8. Demonstrate how to prepare easy dips for starters. 9. Gain confidence in using spices to be create own authentic recipes e.g. spicy salmon and sticky cumin rice. 10. Have knowledge of variety of Indian Flat breads.

Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)

Not applicable.

What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time

Not applicable.

What you need for your course

Apron, containers to take prepared dishes home. 2 non-stick saucepan with lids. (7 or 8 inches approx.)

What you need to bring to the first class

Apron, containers to take prepared dishes home. 2 non-stick saucepan with lids. (7 or 8 inches approx.) First week you will be cooking: • Cumin Rice. • Lentil Dhal. • Potato and Baby spinach curry. Tutor will provide all ingredients and spices for the first session.

What you can do next

Need to up skill in Maths, English and Digital Skills – look at our Level 1/2 Functional Skills, GCSE and Digital Skills course offer. We also offer courses and one to one training on iPads/tablets, iPhones and laptops.

Additional information

At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course. Your tutor will ask you to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and agree your personal learning goals. All documents are a requirement of the Funding Agency. All students on courses funded by the ESFA must complete a Learning Agreement and ILP.

Venue information

5 Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, Kent DA7 4EZ Nearest Train Station: Bexleyheath. Buses: 89, 96, B16, B15, B14, B12, 422 Car park available onsite. Please note car parking spaces cannot be guaranteed. For further details of parking please refer to https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/parking