This online tea course will examine in detail the principal tea-growing regions of the world. Develop a fundamental understanding of tea–its evolution and its influence on culture and world events.
Prerequisite: TEA 101
Note: Students are only permitted to enroll in 2 courses at the same time.
Topics explored include:
Included in course registration:
Study the various regions for tea production: China, India, Kenya and more
Two live tutorials with instructor Online learning platform – “Schoology” Videos explaining cupping/tasting Digital Course Book on learning platform
Tea 102 is a six week course, with the suggestion that you designate approximately 3 hours each week to read, watch the video, complete the cupping and participate in online discussions. There will be a live tutorial held twice for you to participate in and ask questions. One will be a compulsory live tutorial, the second will be live open office hours. Students’ marks will be based on completing the lessons in ‘Schoology’, attending the tutorial, presentation, multiple choice examination, and blind cupping.
Duration: 6 weeks
Dates: January 16 – February 21, 2023
Live Tutorial: January 30, 2023 (11am – 11:30am EST & 6pm – 6:30pm EST)
Open Office: February 13, 2023 (11:30am – 12:30pm & 6pm – 7pm EST)
Exam: Blind Cupping, Written exam (online), Live oral presentation (GoTo Meeting) – April 17, 2023
Registration deadline: January 11, 2023