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COS 1025 - Preclinic Hair Color

Credits: 3
Hours/Week: Lecture 2Lab 2
Course Description: This course provides an understanding of temporary, semi-permanent, and permanent hair color services as well as hair lightening and corrective color. Students must be able to perform physical tasks to complete course requirements.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Assessment score placement in RDNG 0950  or above, or completion of RDNG 0900  with a grade of C or higher. COS 1000  or concurrent enrollment.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Application of hair color.
  2. Complete record cards.
  3. Hazardous waste.
  4. Ingredients in hair color.
  5. Lightening hair color.
  6. Mixing hair color and lighteners.
  7. Permanent hair color.
  8. Precautions and safety procedures.
  9. Procedure for foiling and cap highlighting.
  10. Sanitation procedures.
  11. Selecting proper hair color-consultation.
  12. Semi-permanent hair color.
  13. Temporary hair color.
  14. Virgin and retouch applications.

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. describe basic knowledge of different types of hair color.
  2. identify proper sanitation procedures.
  3. demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.
  4. explain steps for hair color consultation.
  5. demonstrate proper application procedures for all types of hair color.
  6. explain color selection techniques.
  7. demonstrate hair lightening and highlighting procedures.
  8. practice proper hair color safety precautions.

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