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COS203:  PRACTICUM


Course Description

Advanced techniques in tinting, lightening, hair and design and cosmetic chemistry. PREREQUISITE: Completion of COS 200, 201 and 202. ADVISORY: Eligible for English 250, 260 and Mathematics 205.


Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate and apply advanced coloring techniques, with proper sanitary maintenance area (SMA) set-up, based on a client's needs.
  • Explain the fundamentals of the theory of electricity, chemistry and sanitation as it relates to the cosmetology profession.
  • Demonstrate and apply thermal hair styling and the press and curl application, based on a clients hair characteristics.
  • Demonstrate and apply advanced razor cutting techniques, with proper maintenance area (SMA) set-up, based on a client's needs.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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