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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
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COS 1035 - Preclinic Haircutting

Credits: 3
Hours/Week: Lecture 2Lab 2
Course Description: This course provides basic and advanced skill training in haircutting on women and men using shears, razor, clipper, and texturizing techniques. 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. Advanced haircuts.
  2. Basic haircuts.
  3. Client consultation.
  4. Clipper cutting men and women.
  5. Hazardous waste.
  6. Safety and sanitation procedures.
  7. Texturizing haircuts.
  8. Use of haircutting tools.

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

  1. list factors in client consultation.
  2. define angles, elevations and guidelines.
  3. demonstrate basic haircuts.
  4. demonstrate clipper cutting and texturizing.
  5. demonstrate proper safety and sanitation procedures.
  6. use haircutting tools safely and properly.
  7. demonstrate proper safety and sanitation procedures.
  8. demonstrate safe handling, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.

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