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Cosmetology

New Student Orientation will be held January 8, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in BUS 143.

COSM 18, Skin Care 1    0.5 unit

• Prerequisite: None.

This is the first skin care class required for all entering students who wish to be licensed for Cosmetology or Esthetics by the state of California.

Student will learn the proper methods to execute a manual facial, facial massage, tweezing, skin analysis, client consultation, and use of skin care products.

1064   8:30a-12:00p M   BUS 143   Perret D M

   12:30p-3:00p M   BUS 143   Perret D M

COSM 95A, Salon Experience    1 unit

• Prerequisite: Completion of all beginning courses. Cosmetology students must have completed at least 300 classroom hours; Skin Care students must have completed 60 classroom hours; Nail Care students must have completed 40 classroom hours.

COSM 95 is a variable unit course offered in four modules-- A, B, C, or D. Students should sign up for the module that best fits their course schedules to maximize hours earned.

This variable unit, variable hour, open-entry/open-exit course provides the opportunity to obtain practical salon training working on patrons. The practical work is as close to actual beauty salon experience as possible. Students will earn hours toward the required practical hours and operations to be eligible to take the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology exam under the supervision of faculty. The student has fulfilled the salon requirement upon completion of 650-700 hours and has successfully demonstrated all required operations.

NEW 1395   Arrange-18 Hours    BUS 143   Moisan A V

Please note the salon will be open on Tues, Wed, Thurs and Fri from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. only.

COSM 95B, Salon Experience    2 units

• Prerequisite: Completion of all beginning courses. Cosmetology students must have completed at least 300 classroom hours; Skin Care students must have completed 60 classroom hours; Nail Care students must have completed 40 classroom hours.

COSM 95 is a variable unit course offered in four modules-- A, B, C, or D. Students should sign up for the module that best fits their course schedules to maximize hours earned.

This variable unit, variable hour, open-entry/open-exit course provides the opportunity to obtain practical salon training working on patrons. The practical work is as close to actual beauty salon experience as possible. Students will earn hours toward the required practical hours and operations to be eligible to take the California State Board of Barbering and Cosmetology exam under the supervision of faculty. The student has fulfilled the salon requirement upon completion of 650-700 hours and has successfully demonstrated all required operations.

NEW 1396   Arrange-24 Hours    BUS 143   DiCamillo N

Please note the salon will be open on Tues, Wed, Thurs and Fri from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. only.

COSM 88A, Independent Studies in Cosmetology    1 unit

Transfer: CSU

Please see “Independent Studies” section.

1067   Arrange-3 Hours        Rogers Jr J

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