450 clock hours
Course Description:This course introduces basic cosmetology concepts. Topics include preparation, care and treating of the hair, safety and sanitation, bacteriology, diseases and disorders, hygiene, product knowledge and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to safely and competently apply Cosmetology concepts and practical skills in the salon setting. Competency is achieved in basic manual facials, hair sculpting, scalp treatments and hair re-conditioning, hair lightening and hair color, shampoos, hairstyling, chemical permanent waving and chemical hair relaxing, manicuring and pedicuring.
Workforce Development Building, Room 107
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Pivot Point International, Salon Fundamentals 101 Life Skills, 102 Science, 103 Business, 104 Client Centered Design, 105/106 Sculpture/Cut, 107 Hair Design, 108 Long Hair, 109 Wigs & Hair Additions, 110 Color, 11 Perm & Relax, 112 Skin, 113 Nails, and coordinating Study Guide, and Online Learning System LAB. ISBN: 9781948482677
See your Instructor First Day Handout for individual instructor assignment schedule.
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
Cosmetology focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses understanding and demonstration of the following elements of the Cosmetology industry.
Course-level learning outcomes:
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COS Outcome 1: Demonstrate mastery of Cosmetology knowledge and skills.
COS Outcome 2: Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Cosmetology work setting.
COS Outcome 3: Apply critical thinking/ problem-solving and diagnostic skills proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Cosmetology work setting.
COS Outcome 4: Exhibit interpersonal and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Cosmetology work setting.
COS Outcome 5: Exhibit organizational and professional skills appropriate for Cosmetologists.
COS Outcome 6: Exhibit employability and/or entrepreneurship skills as appropriate for employees in a Cosmetology work settingand/or entrepreneurship skills as appropriate for employees in an Cosmetology work setting.
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Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
The instructor will provide a cooperative, competency-based learning program with required classroom lecture classes, learning activity guides, videos, handouts, hands-on instruction, DVD, and computer-assisted instruction. Scheduled program workshops, seminars, special assigned projects, and style show attendance is required for credit.
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