Cosmetology 101 Course Overview

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Course Information


Instructor: Mrs. Ramona Washington

Primary Contact:Ramona Washington


On line

Term and Course Hours

Term 1-Fall 2017

Credit Hours-450 clock hours/12 week semester/37.5 clock hours weekly

Required Text & Materials

Milady’s Standard Cosmetology, latest ed., by Milady Publishing Company- ISBN: 13: 978-1-43905930-2

Milady’s Standard Cosmetology Exam Review, 2012- ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5921-0

Milady’s Standard Cosmetology Online Licensing Preparation Access- ISBN-13: 978-1-4180-7384-8

Milady’s Standard Cosmetology Theory Workbook 2012; ISBN-13: 978-1-4390-5923-4

Alabama Department of Licensing and Regulations Cosmetology Kits (purchased from Online Beauty Supply Store) required uniforms, and misc. supplies.

Rational Statement

Choosing a career profession is one of the most important decisions a person can make in a life time. Although Cosmetology is not for everyone, it is one of the most exciting and fastest growing industries in America, where a professional has the potential to set his or her own financial goals, career flexibility, experiences, career niches and more. A profession choice in the field of cosmetology will offer career choices in the arena of hair, make-up design, stylist, nail technology, aesthetics, and many more niches in the beauty arena.

Course Description

This on line course will introduce cosmetology students to basic skill theories in manicuring, professional imaging, and conduct/personal hygiene. It will also expound on principles of basic sciences in bacteriology, sanitation, and physiology pertaining to the head, face, hands/arms and identify laws, rules, and regulations of Alabama State Board of Cosmetology.

Performance Standards

Upon completion of this course, the students should be able to:

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